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2014-02-10 23:02:28

Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute study finds health benefits in daily light to moderate alcohol intake. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Excessive alcohol use has been linked to cirrhosis, seizures, stroke, poisonings, violence, and cancer, and according to the World Health Organization, kills 2.5 million people each year worldwide. Yet, according to a recent study by Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute, while excessive alcohol use can cause serious health...

2014-02-10 20:21:00

Beverage Information Group's Handbook Advance 2014 Released NORWALK, Conn., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It was another positive year for the distilled spirits and wine industries, as each posted gains in both volume and dollar sales, although growth slowed from years past. The beer industry also saw success in some categories, but was unable to post its second year of increases overall. Slowed and declined growth may be attributed to factors such as decreased labor force...

2014-02-05 12:33:03

HENGELO and BREDA, Netherlands, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the last week of January Dutch Health Secretary of State, Martin van Rijn, presented results from mystery shopping surveys in the Netherlands that indicate it is still extremely easy for minors to purchase alcohol through the internet. Van Rijn: "Resolving poor compliance is at the top of the agenda". After this message was made public, 'deburen.nl' decided to equip all its pickup points in the Netherlands with...

Energy Drink Consumption May Signal Substance Abuse In Teens, Young Adults
2014-02-05 04:45:39

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Teens who constantly crack open a Red Bull or Monster energy drink could be at a higher risk of using alcohol and drugs, according to a new study published in the Journal of Addiction Medicine. The energy drink industry has grown immensely over the past decade, and studies show that nearly one-third of US adolescents consume the high-caffeinated drinks. However, the latest research says that these teens also show higher rates of...

2014-02-04 08:27:20

Names the 50 best beer, wine and spirits products for 2014; includes 'Best of Category' awards NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drink Me Magazine, the beer, wine and spirits lifestyle publication, today announced its top 150 best products for 2014. The Drink Me editorial team tasted through hundreds of different examples in each category to narrow down its 50 best beers, wines, and spirits. The judging and selections were led by Brian Freedman, Drink Me Magazine's new...

2014-02-03 12:25:59

Alcohol Justice and North Coastal Prevention Coalition / Vista Community Clinic Present at CADCA National Leadership Forum SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reducing youth exposure to alcohol advertising on public property is an important goal for policy action. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110727/DC41105LOGO) What: Presentation of Real World Experiences & Data Used to Develop & Implement Successful Community Campaigns To Reduce...

2014-01-31 20:20:49

Half of Americans (49%) are happy to see a cold weather Super Bowl NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A recent YouGov Survey found that Americans seem reconciled to a cold weather Super Bowl. Although 49% think it doesn't matter that the game is being played outside in cold weather, many Americans do believe that the NFL should agree a minimum temperature. 45% think the game should have an agreed temperature below which it would be automatically abandoned. (Photo:...

Russia's Love Of Vodka Drives Premature Death Rates In Men
2014-01-31 09:53:16

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Vodka has long been a part of Russian culture and that culture needs to change if the country wants to save the lives of thousands of its people. According to a new study published in The Lancet, vodka is a major cause of the high risk of premature death in Russian adults  – with a quarter of all Russian men dying before reaching 55. "Russian death rates have fluctuated wildly over the last 30 years as alcohol restrictions and...

2014-01-30 04:21:40

Alcohol Justice says alcohol and sports are a toxic mix for young viewers and athletes, fueling injuries, violent behavior, and other harm SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the Big Game approaching this Sunday, it's time to assess how huge a boost for the alcohol industry it really is. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110727/DC41105LOGO) "Big Alcohol in big sports is big business and very harmful to society, its youth, public health and safety,"...

Alcohol Affects PTSD, Which In Turn Affects The Former
2014-01-17 15:14:30

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online People suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may turn to alcohol in order to cope with their condition, but a new study published in the Journal of Abnormal Psychology has found that heavy drinking can make symptoms of PTSD worse over time. The study authors said the discovery of this vicious cycle, which had been suspected but never confirmed, is the result of the first empirical study to look at the effects of the two...


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