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2014-09-20 12:20:49

Watchdog demands end to alcohol industry's toxic relationship with NFL, teams and big game advertising SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The NFL's Roger Goodell has yet to show any understanding that alcohol use by players is a major cause of domestic violence, child abuse, arrests and even suicide and homicide. Though he has shown progress in recognizing that domestic violence is a serious problem, he and the sport's biggest sponsor - Anheuser-Busch InBev - continue to...

2014-09-18 16:25:17

LONDON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Substance abuser in control of a vehicle or heavy equipment is a menace. Demand for effective detection of alcohol impairment, or of blood alcohol content (BAC) in individuals engaged in work or driving is expanding. Alcohol plays an integral part in every society.In the United States, alcohol plays a part in half the automobile fatalities and nearly half of all industrial accidents. For employers, alcohol abuse accounts for two thirds of all...

2014-09-15 12:25:19

Absolut Kicked-off the First of Four "Nights by Absolut" Global Events that Challenge Conventional Nightlife NEW YORK, Sept 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 12, Absolut celebrated its latest iteration of the brand's Transform Today(TM) credo - Nights by Absolut - with a global series of events designed to infuse nightlife with creativity, and offer audiences uniquely one-of-a-kind artistic experiences. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-09-11 23:13:34

In its latest blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them a solid foundation in recovery they can believe in, is helping people answer the potentially life-changing question: is inpatient treatment right for me? Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 In its latest blog post, A Forever Recovery, an open-ended drug and alcohol treatment program that gets clients off to a great start and gives them...

2014-09-11 23:02:11

Finlandia Vodka joins 1% for the Planet with emphasis on keeping water pure. Burlington, VT (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Finlandia Vodka joins the 1% for the Planet movement pledging to donate 1% of sales in the U.S. per year to approved environmental nonprofits within the network. A longtime advocate for pure water, Finlandia will use its commitment to support nonprofits working to protect the earth’s water resources and reverse the effects of water pollution to ensure they remain...

2014-09-10 12:24:34

The "Nights by Absolut" Series of Global Events Uses the Night as a Creative Canvas to Push Boundaries of Traditional Nightlife, Beginning with the City that Never Sleeps NEW YORK, Sept 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 12, Absolut will kick-off Nights by Absolut - the latest iteration of the brand's Transform Today(TM) credo - with a global series of adrenaline-inducing events designed to infuse nightlife with creativity, and offer audiences uniquely one-of-a-kind artistic experiences....

2014-09-10 08:37:10

TransBiotec, Inc. Enters into a Master Distribution Agreement for Distribution Rights to the SOBR Alcohol Testing Device SANTA ANA, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TransBiotec, Inc., (OTCBB: IMLE) today announced that it has entered into a Master Distribution Agreement with AG Global Capital to distribute TransBiotec, Inc.'s SOBR alcohol testing device in the Republic of Turkey ("Turkey"), the Kingdom of Sweden ("Sweden") and the Gulf Cooperation Council ("GCC") comprising...

2014-09-09 08:27:31

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Communications, Inc. (HCI) recently launched eTIPS Concessions, an online training and certification program for personnel in environments such as stadiums, arenas, theaters, concert halls, fairs, amusement parks and festivals. TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS) is the premier alcohol server and seller training program designed to prevent underage drinking, intoxication, and drunk driving. The TIPS for Concessions program...

2014-09-08 12:25:14

Third-Annual Event Gathered the Best Players in the World to Compete in the Noble Polo Match GREENWICH, Conn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Salute, one of the most coveted and admired luxury spirit brands in the world, hosted the third annual Royal Salute Jubilee Cup on Sunday, September 7 at the renowned Greenwich Polo Club. The event brought together polo's most notable players--including Facundo Pieres, currently ranked second best polo player in the world--for a...

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2014-09-04 03:30:31

Andrea Maruniak, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Nine out of 10 encourage responsibility; none provide real information about what that means Alcohol industry magazine ads reminding consumers to “drink responsibly” or “enjoy in moderation” fail to convey basic public health information, according to a new study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. A report on the research, published in the September issue of Drug and Alcohol...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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