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2013-10-07 12:06:28

Physicians have long observed that binge drinking can significantly impair the healing process following a bone fracture. Now a study by Loyola University Medical Center researchers is providing insights into how alcohol slows healing on the cellular and molecular levels. The findings could lead to treatments to improve bone healing in alcohol abusers, and possibly non-drinkers as well. Roman Natoli, MD, PhD, will present findings Oct. 6 during the American Society for Bone and Mineral...

2013-10-03 23:33:20

Be the most popular Tailgater at the next tailgate party with the Beerbell, Talegator, EZ Fanfeet, Brewsees or Bounce Battle. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Chairs, BBQ’s and coolers are must-haves for tailgating. These things are a must but what about being noticed. Everyone wants to be the most popular tailgater for their team. Being the host, the guest or simply the “cruiser,” anyone will stand out with these top 5 tailgating items. “…we can all agree that a tailgate...

2013-09-30 23:38:29

A new study suggests that people who feel it's wrong to drink and drive may change their beliefs when they're intoxicated themselves. Alcohol abuse causes physical and emotional problems for drinkers, property damage, traffic crashes and criminal justice proceedings and why it's important to contact a detox center like Harbor Village if you have a drinking issue. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 As reported by HealthDay (9/12), in People's Beliefs on Drunk Driving...

2013-09-30 14:12:17

Are we allowing alcohol marketing to children and teens via the music they love? As many as one in five songs in the UK top ten today include references to alcohol -- a figure rising partly due to US-imported songs. What impact is this having on the youth of today? Experts warn that fresh evidence demonstrates that public health messages on alcohol may no longer be audible over the louder message from some sections of the music industry. Researchers from Liverpool John Moores University,...

2013-09-28 23:03:27

Drug Rehab Center Irving emphasizes ways to stay sober while others around you drink alcohol in their new treatment programs. Irving, TX (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 People have preconceived notions regarding addictions to drugs and how they affect addicts. Some people do not view alcohol as a drug, even though alcohol abuse can cause many of the same negative effects of other illegal drugs. Drinking socially is acceptable in many social circles, which makes identification of an alcohol...

2013-09-27 23:28:33

MillionaireMatch.com reveals that more than 88 percent of its members drink socially. Drinking has already been an indispensable part for millionaires’ social life. Los Angeles California (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Drinking has a strong influence on people’s social life. It is an important way for people to know each other. Many people start drinking because drinking makes it easier to develop interpersonal relationships. Some people drink in order to be confident or to relax...

2013-09-24 13:39:49

A survey conducted by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) shows that a majority of those underage students in Ontario, Canada who smoke or drink are getting cigarettes and alcohol from a friend or family member. Among students in Grades 7-12 who smoked cigarettes, 58 per cent say they received their last cigarette from a friend or family member, while 19 per cent report getting them from a corner store, grocery store, gas station, or bar. Twenty-six per cent of males...

2013-09-24 10:21:59

Researchers have long known that violence toward spouses and partners increases with the frequency and volume of drinking. A study published today in the scientific journal Addiction shows that the context in which drinking occurs also appears to play a role in violence against partners, with male violence being linked to drinking away from home and female violence being linked to drinking at home. Researchers from the Prevention Research Center in California and Arizona State University,...

2013-09-19 23:00:23

Dr. Monica Swahn, professor in the School of Public Health and associate vice president for research at Georgia State University, has received a two-year, $390,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study the role of alcohol marketing and early alcohol use among African youth acquiring HIV. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Dr. Monica Swahn, professor in the School of Public Health and associate vice president for research at Georgia State...

2013-09-18 23:24:10

Social media agency is ready to unveil the newest way to leverage Foursquare technology, along with a socially integrated photo booth, in an event that fits in perfectly with the nearby Oktoberfest Addison annual celebration. ADDISON, Texas (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Splash Media is proud to announce its upcoming Das Social networking event, which will include the debut of its one-of-a-kind technology called the #HashTap™. Das Social is scheduled from 2-8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21,...