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2012-11-20 15:50:13

The purpose of this paper was to examine whether drinkers who consume lower-risk amounts on more frequent occasions have favorable risk factor profiles compared with those who drink more per occasion but less frequently.

Alcohol During Pregnancy Affects Childs IQ
2012-11-15 12:15:14

A new study from the University of Bristol and the University of Oxford recently showed that drinking even moderate amounts of alcohol during pregnancy could affect a child’s IQ level.

2012-11-09 13:57:28

An increasing number of women entering young adulthood engage in heavy drinking behavior, placing them at risk of developing alcohol use disorders (AUDs) as well as other negative consequences such as sexual assault and physical injuries.

Moderate Drinking Bad For Brain Health
2012-10-26 12:09:15

There have been numerous scientific studies that show how a glass or two of red wine can help promote cardiovascular and brain health. However, a new study indicates that there is a fine line between moderate and binge drinking.

2012-10-21 04:01:50

Binge drinking dangers highlighted. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 A study from the scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) shows

Underage Drinking Leads To Heavier Drinking Later
2012-10-19 14:54:19

Drinking alcohol at a younger age can lead to drinking more and stronger alcohol, as well as a risk of developing an addiction.

Effects Of Binge Drinking Include Brain Impairment In Just Months
2012-10-16 18:32:58

A new study examining the effects of binge-drinking in rodents suggests that people who throw back a few drinks every couple of days may swiftly reduce their ability to control their alcohol intake.

2012-10-09 20:18:59

Some people living in disadvantaged neighborhoods may be at increased risk of problem drinking—though much may depend on race and gender.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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