Quantcast
Last updated on April 19, 2014 at 18:42 EDT

Latest Alcohol abuse Stories

2013-12-02 12:20:32

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Some holiday predictions are, tragically, very predictable. For example, more people are likely to die in alcohol-related traffic crashes during the holidays than at other times of the year. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131202/PH24425-INFO ) Statistics show that during Christmas and New Year's, two to three times more people die in alcohol-related crashes than during comparable periods the rest of the year. And 40 percent of traffic...

2013-12-01 23:04:19

Rehab center focuses on results in treatment from clients enrolled in weekly graduation. (PRWEB) December 01, 2013 The path from substance addiction to sobriety can be a difficult and often treacherous one. Individuals who seek sobriety may find that the overpowering effects of addiction can make sobriety seem as unreachable as the summit of Mount Everest. Many individuals can be more successful in their journey towards sobriety by enlisting the help of trained professionals and drug...

2013-11-30 23:03:42

TreatmentUSA.com offers eBook with information about finding the right sober halfway house for their recovery in Delray Beach, FL. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 TreatmentUSA.com is pleased to announce it is offering an ebook to every person who completes the request form on its website. Treatment USA provides an easy way for alcoholics and addicts to locate the best sober living arrangement in Delray Beach, Florida. The available literature supports this mission by giving...

2013-11-28 23:20:23

People desiring to get relief from alcohol addiction have a choice through a new alcohol rehab center. Call (855) 912-7867 for a free appointment with Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers. El Paso, TX (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 An El Paso alcohol rehab center has launched a new program geared to helping ethnic groups better understand how alcoholism affects their lives in a negative way through Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers. In a 2012 study from the U.S. Department of Health and Human...

2013-11-28 23:03:32

For most people, the holiday season is a time filled with joy, family gatherings and holiday parties, but for recovering addicts these events can cause anxiety, stress and triggers which can push some to the brink of a relapse. New Found Life of Delray Beach, a treatment and addiction center located in Delray Beach, Florida, is offering expert tips to help those recovering from a drug or alcohol addiction to stay sober and avoid a relapse. Delray Beach, Florida (PRWEB) November 28, 2013...

2013-11-27 23:30:27

Mountainside has enjoyed a long history of working with Fairfield University and other colleges and universities in providing their students with residential treatment for substance abuse/chemical dependency. Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 On November 14, 2013, Fairfield University hosted a professional breakfast networking event with the topic, Facing College Life in Recovery. The event, which is part of an ongoing series at the school, pulled a record crowd of 56 professionals,...

2013-11-27 23:29:31

A Forever Recovery, a leading addiction treatment center that has pioneered a moral reasoning approach to recovery that empowers each individual client to access the spiritual, cognitive, and fellowship support that they need, is exploring the physical, mental and emotional effects of Vicodin in its latest blog post. Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 A Forever Recovery, a leading addiction treatment center that has pioneered a moral reasoning approach to recovery that empowers...

2013-11-27 23:28:51

Founded by hangover specialist Dr. Jason Burke, the Hangover Research Institute (HRI) recently received 501 c3 exempt status from the IRS. The HRI has been deemed an official public charity. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 In December 2012, Dr. Jason Burke founded the Hangover Research Institute as the first research facility in the world focused on the scientific study of veisalgia, or hangovers. The preliminary goal of the institute was to further investigate the initial...

2013-11-27 23:02:33

Drug and Alcohol Rehab Asia Supporter of Brisbane Treatment and Prevention Conference Brisbane, Australia (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 Drug and Alcohol Rehab Asia (DARA) was pleased to be a supporter of this year's Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs (APSAD) conference. The conference was held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Australia from November 24-27, 2013. The APSAD conference brings together professionals in the drug and alcohol...

2013-11-27 09:57:23

UK researchers have discovered a gene that regulates alcohol consumption and when faulty can cause excessive drinking. They have also identified the mechanism underlying this phenomenon. The study showed that normal mice show no interest in alcohol and drink little or no alcohol when offered a free choice between a bottle of water and a bottle of diluted alcohol. However, mice with a genetic mutation to the gene Gabrb1 overwhelmingly preferred drinking alcohol over water, choosing to...