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2013-10-18 10:55:29

Many negative effects of drinking, such as transitioning into heavy alcohol use, often take place during adolescence and can contribute to long-term negative health outcomes as well as the development of alcohol use disorders. A new study of adolescent drinking and its genetic and environmental influences has found that different trajectories of adolescent drinking are preceded by discernible gene-parenting interactions, specifically, the mu-opioid receptor (OPRM1) genotype and...

2013-10-18 10:53:54

Many people, especially young adults, engage in high-risk drinking because of the belief it will lead to positive mood effects such as cheerfulness. A new study of the association between blood alcohol content (BAC) and the subjective effects of alcohol like cheerfulness, focus distraction, and sluggishness among students in a real-life setting of high-school parties, has found that cheerfulness increased up to a certain BAC value for girls, and then decreased at higher BACs, while it...

2013-10-15 23:23:46

The press release is about Patrick Meninga's published ebook titled "How to Recover From Drug or Alcohol Addiction and Achieve a Balanced Lifestyle." The ebook is about the steps to recovery from drugs and alcohol and is available for viewing through the Spiritual River webpage. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Spiritual River (http://www.spiritualriver.com) columnist Patrick Meninga is proud to announce the release of his ebook “How To Recover From Drug or...

Negative Emotions During Pregnancy Often Leads To Binge Drinking
2013-10-15 13:47:45

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Pregnant women are advised to generally avoid alcohol, especially when it comes to binge drinking, and a new study of Norwegian women has found that the more negative a woman's outlook is on life, the more likely she is to turn to alcohol. According to the study’s results, published in Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, the official journal of the Nordic Federation of Societies of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 16 percent of...

2013-10-14 14:33:16

May affect risk of developing esophageal and gastric cancer Overweight adolescents were twice as likely as their normal weight peers to later develop esophageal cancer in a recent study from Israel. The study, which is published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, also found that lower socioeconomic status as well as immigration from higher risk countries were important determinants of gastric cancer. Zohar Levi, MD, MHA, of the Rabin Medical...

2013-10-13 20:23:36

"New design awards reward excellence in innovation" GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- From transparent 3D televisions to bicycles you ride standing up, innovation was the name of the game at this year's spring installment of the Canton Fair. Now, with the introduction of the new Canton Fair Design Awards (CF Awards), China's most prestigious trade show is really driving cutting edge design to the next level. "Made in China" is about to become "Created in China." To...

2013-10-13 20:23:35

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- From transparent 3D televisions to bicycles you ride standing up, innovation was the name of the game at this year's spring installment of the Canton Fair. Now, with the introduction of the new Canton Fair Design Awards (CF Awards), China's most prestigious trade show is really driving cutting edge design to the next level. "Made in China" is about to become "Created in China". Covering five categories - electronic appliances, building...

2013-10-12 23:04:54

10 top vodka liquor manufacturers have been issued by bestofluxury.com for October 2013. (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 The independent authority on affluent living, bestofluxury.com, has disclosed the 10 best vodka manufacturers in the October 2013 edition of the listings revealed online. Businesses scouring for renowned vodka manufacturers access the listings at bestofluxury.com. Each vodka provider showcased within the listings has been put through a veracious evaluation to uncover how well...

Sprite Cures Hangovers
2013-10-10 12:36:32

[ Watch the Video: Hangover? Drink Sprite ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Chinese scientists have determined that one popular lemon-lime soft drink may be the best cure for a hangover. In a study published in the journal Food and Function, experts say that Sprite may be the best thing for combating the that brutal hangover after a late night of partying, even more than a cup of black coffee or a Bloody Mary. "Various alcoholic beverages containing different...

2013-10-09 08:25:32

Following Exclusive Sponsorship at Governors Ball Music Festival in NYC, San Francisco's-Own SKYY Featured At Hippest Bay Area Music Event SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- First Coachella, then Governor's Island, now SKYY's festival cocktail experience is coming to its home turf - the City by the Bay. SKYY® Vodka, the number-one domestic premium vodka, announces its official partnership with Treasure Island Music Festival in San Francisco, October 19(th) - 20(th), 2013....