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2014-01-23 23:20:50

Co-Founder of Groundbreaking Moderation Treatment Center, Alternatives to Lead MM Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Moderation Management has announced that Dr. Marc Kern, clinical director of Alternatives Treatment Center, has been brought on as the new head of the board. Dr. Kern has been a member of the MM board since 1995, just one year after the start of Moderation Management. Dr. Kern is a long-standing figurehead of the moderation movement and a huge supporter in its...

2013-10-30 23:33:30

In his new book, A Driver’s Manual for Drunk Drivers, Maurice Murray provides profoundly original coping skills for all those living a heartfelt struggle with alcohol. The book deals specifically with the nagging question: “am I still just a moderate drinker or am I really now a problem drinker or have I actually become an alcoholic?” Charleston, SC (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 In his new book, A Driver’s Manual for Drunk Drivers, Maurice Murray provides profoundly original coping...

2013-06-19 23:04:15

Drs. Marc Kern and Adi Jaffe believe that our current abstinence-only approach to treatment is only furthering our society´s wide-spread addiction problem. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Alternatives, a revolutionary new treatment facility located in Beverly Hills, permits some patients to quit using drugs while allowing them to continue drinking alcohol. Drs. Marc Kern and Adi Jaffe, the founders of Alternatives, believe that abstinence-only approaches force people to wait...

2011-07-19 12:39:44

A nationwide study confirms that binge drinking has reached epidemic proportions in China and argues that efforts to tackle the problem must address the country's unique drinking culture. In this study, published online today in the journal Addiction, binge drinking was defined as consuming 50g or more pure alcohol in one day for men (about five 330ml tins of beer), and 40g or more for women. The study found that of the almost 50,000 people surveyed across China, 55.6% of men and 15% of women...

2010-10-27 20:24:23

Problem drinkers in the general population may reduce the amount of alcohol they consume over a period of years but not to the level of the average adult, according to a new study in the November issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. Given that heavy drinkers often don't become "normal" drinkers on their own, the takeaway message for clinicians and family members is to help connect a problem drinker to a community social service agency or Alcoholics Anonymous. Simply telling...

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2009-09-01 06:25:00

A new study indicates that those who drink on a regular basis tend to exercise more frequently than nondrinkers, and those who drink an average of one or two drinks daily appear to be the most physically active. After analyzing data from a government health survey of U.S. adults, researchers discovered that in general, there was a direct correlation between the amount of time people spent exercising and the number of alcoholic drinks they consumed on a monthly basis. Heavy drinkers, or women...


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.