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Binge Drinking Has Large Economic Burdens
2013-08-14 05:08:03

A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that excessive alcohol use causes large economic burdens to states and the District of Columbia.

2013-08-12 09:49:55

Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death and disability in the U.S., while heavy drinking ranks as the third leading cause of preventable death.

2013-08-12 09:48:25

Previous research has shown that white, compared to black, adolescents have higher rates of alcohol use, and show more rapid increases in alcohol use.

Alcoholism Risk May Be Driven By Overactive Dopamine System
2013-08-11 04:44:39

Individuals who are vulnerable to alcoholism could experience an abnormally large response in the brain’s reward-seeking pathways when they drink, according a new study appearing in the January issue of Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research.

2013-08-08 23:21:14

A new study finds that heavy alcohol consumption can lead to both anemia and dementia.

2013-08-07 23:23:16

The U.S. Postal Service is considering delivering alcohol to raise more money for its struggling agency.

2013-08-02 23:17:39

A new 24-hour "dial-a-drink" service has just been approved by a council in England.

2013-07-31 23:26:46

As back-to-school approaches, one organization has compiled a list of safe ride programs across the country, in an effort to teach parents and their teens safe and convenient alternatives to drinking

2013-07-25 23:22:31

Hangover Heaven, the only licensed medical clinic in the world dedicated to the treatment of hangovers, has surpassed 10,000 hangovers. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB)

2013-07-22 23:21:35

A drunk grandmother had her 10-year old grandson drive her and two others home.


Word of the Day
tapinage
  • The act of lurking; skulking about; hiding; keeping from sight.
The word 'tapinage' comes French 'se tapir' meaning 'to crouch, squat'.