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2013-05-28 15:37:43

Researchers at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center have found that current constraints on advertising for alcohol products in movies that adolescents watch are not effective. The study, "Trends in Tobacco and Alcohol Brand Placements in Popular US movies, 1996 through 2009,"was published online in the May 27, 2013 JAMA Pediatrics. Studies have shown that movies influence smoking and drinking during adolescence: A 2012 Surgeon General's report noted a causal relationship between the...

Kids May Be Affected By Alcohol Scenes In Movies
2013-05-28 15:31:46

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While American children are seeing less tobacco use in the movies these days, they´re also more likely watching alcohol consumption in those same films, according to new research in JAMA Pediatrics. The study explicitly showed the success of passing restrictions on the film industry, the study authors said, referring to regulations placed on tobacco images but not on alcohol. "In order to be effective, constraints on...

NTSB Seeks Stricter Alcohol Limits For Drivers
2013-05-15 09:59:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) panel recommended on Tuesday that states reduce the allowable blood-alcohol concentration (BAC) by more than one-third, to 0.05 percent from 0.08 percent, in an attempt to lessen the nearly 10,000 alcohol-related traffic deaths each year. "Most Americans think that we've solved the problem of impaired driving, but in fact, it's still a national...

Robotic Bartender To Serve Up Libations At Google I/O Conference
2013-05-15 07:48:58

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online During this week´s Google I/O Developers Conference, thirsty developers and engineers will have the opportunity to visit Moscone West Convention Center, whip out their smartphones, and order a refreshing libation. Technophiles and the socially anxious will no doubt find something to love about the Makr Shakr, a three-armed Sam Malone which has been trained to mix 100 drinks, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. Unlike the...

2013-05-13 23:26:32

Each year, millions of American teenagers look forward to proms and graduations; however, this poses a high-risk for binge drinking and increased drunk driving occurrences. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 According to USA today, car accidents are a leading cause of accidental death for teenagers, and approximately one in ten high school students admits to regularly drinking and driving. The findings also report that in 2010, one of five teen drivers involved in fatal crashes had the...

2013-05-13 23:25:06

Scott R. Tischler of Tischler Brothers Fitness unveils the 4 rules to losing weight while going out Monroe Wisconsin (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 Exercise is an essential part of a healthy lifestyle but one major component that can be commonly over looked is the diet aspect of daily life. The word diet has a negative connotation in most social circles. Troy Tischler explains that this does not have to be the case when starting a new diet. One big step that is commonly overlooked is the consumption...


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  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
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