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2012-03-28 01:03:29

To curb employees' on-the-job substance use and intoxication, bosses need to do more than just be around their employees all day.

2012-03-16 05:44:57

One or two beers a day could affect your brain? A new study says alcohol dependent patients have problems transferring or applying their acquired knowledge to new contexts.

2012-03-06 11:31:37

In a national Swedish adoption study, the risk for drug abuse appears to be increased among adopted children whose biological parents had a history of drug abuse.

2012-02-16 11:11:43

Intimate partner violence (IPV) has been linked to heavy drinking, substance use by one or both partners, and living in a neighborhood characterized by poverty and social disadvantage.

2012-02-16 11:09:03

Alcohol abuse and dependence are common problems in the United States due to a number of factors, two of which may be social drinking by college students and young adults, and risk taking that may lead to heavier drinking later in life.

2012-02-07 15:25:00

Downtoearthvideo.com sets up an alcoholism treatment options page.

2012-02-03 19:00:09

A new editorial released this week offers clarity and structure on confusing drug and alcohol addiction terminology for prescribers, users and regulators.

2012-01-23 13:00:00

Sobrexa is a new dietary compound that is proven to restore the chemical imbalance in the brain that causes alcohol dependency, and is the key ingredient in the new alcohol treatment system, The


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.