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2013-02-21 23:03:12

MacGregor & Collins, LLP has recently released a United States DUI infographic with a wide variety of data concerning U.S. drunk driving statistics. MacGregor & Collins DUI attorneys have experienced an increase in interest relating to DUI statistics and aim to provide inquirers with reliable information in an aesthetically pleasing form. Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) February 21, 2013 MacGregor & Collins, LLP has recently released a United States DUI infographic with a wide...

2013-02-06 12:29:15

American Indians are at much greater risk of suicide after acute alcohol intoxication, according to a study led by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). The study examined the prevalence and social demographic correlates of suicide involving acute alcohol intoxication among United States ethnic minorities. Results will be published in the May 2013 issue of Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research and are currently available at Early...

Diet Mixers Will Make You More Intoxicated Than Using Regular Soft Drinks
2013-02-06 15:05:08

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When it comes to cocktails and other mixed drinks, a new study has found that using diet soft drinks as mixers can be making people more drunk than using regular sugary beverages. In one of the first-of-its-kind studies, researchers tested the effects that mixing sweet and non-sweetened soft drinks with alcohol has on breath-alcohol concentration (BrAC). The study suggests that women are most at risk of getting more drunk (by as...

2013-01-22 23:03:24

Drinking and driving is dangerous at any age, but for those who are under the legal drinking age it can result in even greater consequences. This winter, Icandrive.ca offers young drivers important information about the risks of underage drinking and driving. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) January 22, 2013 Any time a driver gets behind the wheel after drinking, they risk very serious consequences, including legal penalties, higher car insurance rates and of course the chance that someone could...

2012-12-31 05:01:40

Tomorrow night, New Year's Eve will be celebrated by millions of Americans, many of whom will consume alcohol. While saving money is a major concern at the end of the year, few consider how driving under the influence on New Year's Eve can impact savings goals, which is why leading personal finance site http://www.GoBankingRates.com investigates how a DUI arrest can take a significant toll on drivers' finances. El Segundo, CA (PRWEB) December 30, 2012 Most budget-conscious consumers are...

2012-12-22 05:00:38

DWI and criminal defense attorney Joseph LaBella of Joseph LaBella & Associates says one of the basic tenants of the legal system — that a defendant has the right to face their accuser in court — still applies when that witness is a machine. Conroe,TX (PRWEB) December 21, 2012 DWI and criminal defense attorney Joseph LaBella of Joseph LaBella & Associates says one of the basic tenants of the legal system — that a defendant has the right to face their accuser in...

NTSB Wants Ignition Locks
2012-12-11 20:14:53

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The holiday season is one of merriment and festivities, but it is also a time when people may indulge too much and still get behind the wheel. Often times it is repeat offenders who end up in such situations. Fortunately, a high-tech solution could help keep those who shouldn´t be driving from doing so, and it is getting support from the top independent US government investigative agency. On Tuesday the National...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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