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2013-09-05 23:24:32

Over $220 billion is spent on drinking and alcoholism.

Genetic Link Alcoholism Eating Disorders
2013-08-21 12:31:18

A recent study found that people with alcohol dependency may be more genetically susceptible to certain types of eating disorders, such as bingeing or purging.

2013-08-17 23:02:48

Alcohol abuse among college students is rampant and now Washington State is instituting new on-campus regulations to reduce binge drinking.

Binge Drinking Has Large Economic Burdens
2013-08-14 05:08:03

A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that excessive alcohol use causes large economic burdens to states and the District of Columbia.

2013-08-12 09:47:10

Epidemiological studies have revealed that historical differences between men and women in substance use – such as lifetime dependence rates, and quantities of alcohol consumed – have narrowed in recent decades.

2013-07-31 23:26:46

As back-to-school approaches, one organization has compiled a list of safe ride programs across the country, in an effort to teach parents and their teens safe and convenient alternatives to drinking

2013-07-11 11:03:22

Most risk and protective factors for alcohol use have roots in early childhood.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.