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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...

2013-05-03 23:00:45

Recovery Associates' new Christian alcohol rehab program is designed to address the issues specific to Christians whose lives have been impacted by alcoholism. (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 Recovery Associates' new Christian alcohol rehab program is designed to address the issues specific to Christians whose lives have been impacted by alcoholism. Christians who struggle with alcoholism face a unique set of obstacles that involve spiritual, mental, emotional and physical struggles. For Christians...

Binge Drinking On The Weekend Has Long-Term Consequences
2013-05-02 06:55:21

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A hangover might not be the only unfriendly reminder of a weekend of heavy alcohol consumption, according to a new University of Missouri study that has linked binge drinking with an increased risk of liver disease as well as a number of other potential health issues. “In our research, we found that binge drinking has a profound effect on the liver in various modes of alcohol exposure,” Shivendra Shukla, corresponding...

Elderly May Be At Greater Risk Of Alcohol Impairment
2013-04-12 08:28:47

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from Baylor University shows that the elderly might suffer a greater impairment in coordination, learning and memory caused by an acute dose of alcohol than young people might. The findings, published online in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research and presented this past June at the Research Society of Alcoholism conference, have profound significance for older people. The impact is widespread as our...

2013-04-04 23:02:37

Each spring break, millions of college students and teenagers escape to holiday locales and engage in wild parties fueled by binge drinking and other dangerous behaviors. Parents, teachers, and addiction treatment professionals are coming up with new and innovative was to prevent this problem through outreach and education opportunities. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) April 04, 2013 Each spring break, millions of college students and teenagers escape to holiday locales and frequently engage in wild...

2013-03-29 23:02:41

April is National Alcohol Awareness Month, an observance put on by the NCAAD (National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence) that promotes knowledge and education regarding all aspects of alcohol abuse and addiction. National Alcohol Awareness Month is in its 27th official year, with the slogan for 2013 being: “Help for Today. Hope for Tomorrow.” Malibu, CA (PRWEB) March 29, 2013 April is National Alcohol Awareness Month, an observance put on by the NCAAD (National Council...

2013-03-28 23:01:07

Freedom Treatment Center is a Southern Michigan addiction recovery facility that offers personalized treatment for alcohol and drug addiction. In its ongoing bid to help people rebuild their lives, the center is introducing a Personal Values and Integrity course. Albion, MI (PRWEB) March 28, 2013 Addiction is known for its ability to corrupt and destroy a person´s mind, and Freedom Treatment Center´s new Personal Values and Integrity course is being introduced as a way for people...


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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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