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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...

2013-03-15 23:03:53

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Glycerol Market by Source (Biodiesel, Fatty Acids & Fatty Alcohols), by Applications (Personal Care, Alkyd Resins, Polyether Polyols, Others), Downstream Opportunities (Propylene Glycol, Epichlorohydrin, 1, 3 Propanediol and Others) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast, 2012 - 2018," the global demand for glycerol was 1,995.5 kilo tons in 2011 and is expected to reach 3,060.4 kilo...

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...

2013-03-01 23:01:09

Delray Recovery Center is a Florida-based facility with programs for drug and alcohol addiction, eating disorders and co-occurring disorders such as anxiety, bipolar disorder and depression. The center released an infographic containing shocking binge drinking facts. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) March 01, 2013 Delray Recovery Center´s newly released binge drinking infographic serves several purposes. The first is to provide many shocking statistics and information regarding the practice so...

Alcohol Use, Binge-Drinking Higher Than Previously Thought, Says UK Study
2013-02-27 10:29:42

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Alcohol consumption in the UK may be much higher than previously thought, with as many as 75 percent of Britons drinking more than the recommended daily limit. And many of these people are likely consuming dangerous levels of alcohol, with the drinking habits of women easily matching those of men, according to researchers from University College London [UCL]. Publishing the findings of a new study in the European Journal of Public...

2013-02-21 23:03:12

MacGregor & Collins, LLP has recently released a United States DUI infographic with a wide variety of data concerning U.S. drunk driving statistics. MacGregor & Collins DUI attorneys have experienced an increase in interest relating to DUI statistics and aim to provide inquirers with reliable information in an aesthetically pleasing form. Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) February 21, 2013 MacGregor & Collins, LLP has recently released a United States DUI infographic with a wide...

Mosquitoes Become Less Repelled By DEET After First Exposure
2013-02-21 15:11:59

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The insect repellant DEET has been widely used to keep mosquitoes away and has been invaluable in countries affected by outbreaks of disease such as malaria and dengue fever, both transmitted by the annoying pest. However, a new report in the open-access journal PLoS ONE finds that mosquitoes are less repelled by DEET after an initial exposure. According to the team of U.K. researchers who conducted the study, mosquitoes will ignore...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.