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Alcohol Use During Pregnancy May Lead To Poor Brain Development
2013-12-03 15:08:13

[ Watch the Video: New Research on Pregnant Mother's Alcohol Consumption ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study by neuroscientists at the University of California, Riverside shows how prenatal exposure to alcohol severely disrupts major features of brain development, leading to increased anxiety and poor motor function. Researchers discovered prenatal alcohol consumption significantly altered the expression of genes and the development of a network of...

2013-11-28 23:20:23

People desiring to get relief from alcohol addiction have a choice through a new alcohol rehab center. Call (855) 912-7867 for a free appointment with Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers. El Paso, TX (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 An El Paso alcohol rehab center has launched a new program geared to helping ethnic groups better understand how alcoholism affects their lives in a negative way through Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers. In a 2012 study from the U.S. Department of Health and Human...

2013-11-28 23:03:32

For most people, the holiday season is a time filled with joy, family gatherings and holiday parties, but for recovering addicts these events can cause anxiety, stress and triggers which can push some to the brink of a relapse. New Found Life of Delray Beach, a treatment and addiction center located in Delray Beach, Florida, is offering expert tips to help those recovering from a drug or alcohol addiction to stay sober and avoid a relapse. Delray Beach, Florida (PRWEB) November 28, 2013...

2013-11-27 23:28:51

Founded by hangover specialist Dr. Jason Burke, the Hangover Research Institute (HRI) recently received 501 c3 exempt status from the IRS. The HRI has been deemed an official public charity. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 In December 2012, Dr. Jason Burke founded the Hangover Research Institute as the first research facility in the world focused on the scientific study of veisalgia, or hangovers. The preliminary goal of the institute was to further investigate the initial...

2013-11-27 09:57:23

UK researchers have discovered a gene that regulates alcohol consumption and when faulty can cause excessive drinking. They have also identified the mechanism underlying this phenomenon. The study showed that normal mice show no interest in alcohol and drink little or no alcohol when offered a free choice between a bottle of water and a bottle of diluted alcohol. However, mice with a genetic mutation to the gene Gabrb1 overwhelmingly preferred drinking alcohol over water, choosing to...

2013-11-23 23:02:15

People desiring to get relief from alcohol addiction have a choice through a new alcohol rehab center. Call (855) 912-7867 for a free appointment with Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers. Riverside, CA (PRWEB) November 23, 2013 A Riverside alcohol rehab center is announcing that a new program aimed toward adults and adolescents focuses on new ways to reduce alcohol use as part of Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers' programs. This new program includes updated therapeutic workshops,...

Drinking By One Partner Higher Divorce Rate
2013-11-22 08:33:26

[ Watch the Video: How Can Heavy Drinking Lead To Divorce? ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Differences in a couple’s drinking habits, rather than the drinking itself, is what leads to marital dissatisfaction, separation and divorce, according to a recent study by the University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions (RIA). The researchers followed 634 couples through the first nine years of marriage, and found that couples in which only one spouse...

2013-11-21 23:32:04

PositiveSingles.com survey revealed that more women members are worried about the drinking habits of their future dates than the men. STD men seemed to be more understanding and less concerned about their future mate's drinking habits. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 The premier online dating site for people who have sexually transmitted diseases, called PositiveSingles.com, surveyed its members about the way they screen their partners during a volunteer, anonymous online...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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