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2013-03-28 23:01:03

Florida´s Delray Recovery Center is a treatment facility that offers personalized programs to overcome alcohol and drug addiction, eating disorders and co-occurring disorders. The center has seen first-hand what alcohol abuse can do to an individual and is releasing a new infographic on the dangers of abusing alcohol to help others understand how hazardous a substance it can be. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) March 28, 2013 Florida´s Delray Recovery Center is a treatment facility that...

2013-03-21 23:03:27

Florida´s Delray Recovery Center is a treatment facility that offers personalized programs for alcohol and drug addiction, eating disorders and co-occurring disorders such as anxiety, depression and bipolar disorder. Alcohol addiction continues to be one of the most common issues treated at the facility, and the center introduced an easy-to-read alcohol addiction infographic that outlines its impact in the U.S. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) March 21, 2013 Half of the high school seniors in...

Brain Maps Highlight Effects Of Alcohol In College Students
2013-03-20 12:04:34

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Each fall, legions of freshman descend upon the campuses of our nation´s colleges and universities. The first real taste of freedom too many is often at the bottom of a beer bottle. With stories and studies on underage binge drinking spattering the news sites, a new study conducted by several Penn State scientists aimed to zero in on the long-term effects that drinking at this important stage might have on the neurological...

Talking To Kids May Reduce Heavy Drinking In College
2013-03-19 19:14:06

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study suggests talking to your kids about drinking in college before they start their higher education might be very beneficial. Penn State scientists, writing in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, say they found parents who talked to their teenage college students about drinking saw their kids were more likely to abstain from consuming alcohol or to drink only minimally. "Over 90 percent of teens try alcohol...

2013-03-16 23:00:32

Online Insurance Marketplace (http://www.onlineinsurancemarketplace.com), announces ways on how to be careful with your alcohol consumption on one of their blogs! (PRWEB) March 16, 2013 Online Insurance Marketplace has released a blog suggesting people should be careful with their alcohol consumption! The online blog explains that most experts recommend a limit of three to four units of alcohol per day for people over 60 years old. Researches show that as people age they absorb alcohol...

2013-03-05 14:01:02

Religious college students report less alcohol use than their classmates — and the reason may have to do with how their parents handle stress, according to new research by a Michigan State University scholar. The study found that students who used religious practices such as praying and meditating as a coping mechanism reported less frequent alcohol use and less heavy drinking. Further, the parents of those students reported using religious or spiritual practices when facing...

A Look At Worldwide Alcohol Consumption
2013-03-04 18:58:09

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com — Your University Online When examining the history of alcohol, we find it runs parallel to much of recorded human history. Throughout time, the use of alcohol has played an important role in religion and worship. Additionally, its use has provided nutrients and provided medicinal, antiseptic and analgesic properties. In early Egyptian culture, both beer and wine were deified and presented to their gods. Cellars and winepresses were represented by...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).