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2013-06-14 13:47:33

-An early age at first drink (AFD) is associated with a greater risk for subsequent alcohol use disorders. -A new study looks at the influences of genetics versus the environment on AFD and problem drinking among African American (AA) and European American (EA) women. -Findings indicate that environmental factors play a larger role in the development of alcohol-related problems in EA than AA women. An early age at first drink (AFD) is associated with a greater risk for subsequent alcohol...

2013-06-11 23:23:56

Children of women who consume alcohol while pregnant are three times more likely to die from SIDS — Sudden Infant Death Syndrome — compared to women who do not have alcohol issues, according to a recent study. Illustrating the importance of early detection of alcohol abuse, those with drinking issues should contact a detox center like Harbor Village. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 A recent study published by WebMD on 2/26/13, found that one in six SIDS deaths was linked to...

2013-06-04 23:16:21

AlcoholRehabCentersInFlorida.net website recently launched to help those struggling with alcoholism get a fighting chance at recovery. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 A spokesperson for Alcohol Rehab Centers in Florida has announced that their centers will now provide customized solutions to the alcohol addiction or other alcohol related issues of the people in the state. “There comes a time when prevention is no longer an option for the person who has already developed a...

2013-06-04 23:16:19

AlcoholAbuseDetox.org recently was launched with the goal to help raise awareness of alcoholism, and help people get on a safe path to recovery. New York, New York (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 It should not be a secret to anyone at this point in time that alcohol, opium, heroin, marijuana and all other drugs are available in the market — whether they are legal or not. It must be left to local, state, and federal authorities to combat the problems of how it is so easily available. However,...

2013-06-04 23:15:32

The website AlcoholRehabNewportBeach.Com recently was started with an aim to help educate and treat people struggling with the disease of alcohol addiction. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 AlcoholRehabNewPortBeach.com has become one of the latest websites offering local opportunities for treatment, rehabilitation, and recovery to its residents, as well as to visitors to this beautiful spot. Representatives from Alcohol Rehab Newport Beach have disclosed in a recent announcement...

2013-06-02 23:02:41

The website AlcoholAbuseSymptoms.net recently launched to help people struggling with alcohol addiction find the right rehabilitation center for their needs. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) June 02, 2013 AlcoholAbuseSymptoms.net has emerged as one of the most reliable service providers to the people who want — and need — to get help quickly, with a 24 hour hotline. However, the company´s Alcohol Abuse Symptoms website offers more than simply an 800-number. Upon visiting the site,...

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...


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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