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2013-10-18 10:57:19

-Many underage youth use false identification (ID) to buy alcohol. -A new study has found that almost two-thirds of a college student sample used false IDs. -False ID use might contribute to the development of alcohol use disorders by facilitating more frequent drinking. Many underage youth use false identification (ID) to circumvent minimum legal drinking age (MLDA) laws in order to obtain alcohol. While underage students tend to drink less frequently than their older college peers,...

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...

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...

Pedialyte May Be The Cure For The Common Hangover
2013-10-14 08:44:35

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Medically speaking, a hangover is little more than a case of dehydration. After a night of imbibing, the body can feel it is running low on essential fluids and nutrients and therefore run sluggishly. While there may be some remaining alcohol byproducts left in the system to be flushed out naturally, it would make sense to combat dehydration symptoms, at least in part, by taking in plenty of fluids. At least, that’s the thought...

2013-10-10 23:03:56

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Packaging of Retail Non-Alcoholic Drinks in India, 2007 to 2017. London (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Product Synopsis -The Packaging of Retail Non-Alcoholic Drinks in India, 2007 to 2017 is a data only report providing extensive and highly detailed time series consumption data on primary and outer packaging in the market. -The report provides in-depth quantitative data on retail(i.e. off-trade)non-alcoholic drinks packaging,...

2013-10-10 23:03:43

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Packaging of Retail Non-Alcoholic Drinks in the UK, 2007 to 2017. London (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Product Synopsis -The Packaging of Retail Non-Alcoholic Drinks in the UK, 2007 to 2017 is a data only report providing extensive and highly detailed time series consumption data on primary and outer packaging in the market. -The report provides in-depth quantitative data on retail(i.e. off-trade) non-alcoholic drinks packaging,...

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...

2013-09-30 14:12:17

Are we allowing alcohol marketing to children and teens via the music they love? As many as one in five songs in the UK top ten today include references to alcohol -- a figure rising partly due to US-imported songs. What impact is this having on the youth of today? Experts warn that fresh evidence demonstrates that public health messages on alcohol may no longer be audible over the louder message from some sections of the music industry. Researchers from Liverpool John Moores University,...

2013-09-27 23:28:33

MillionaireMatch.com reveals that more than 88 percent of its members drink socially. Drinking has already been an indispensable part for millionaires’ social life. Los Angeles California (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Drinking has a strong influence on people’s social life. It is an important way for people to know each other. Many people start drinking because drinking makes it easier to develop interpersonal relationships. Some people drink in order to be confident or to relax...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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