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News on Alcoholism continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

8 min ago | Wall Street Journal

Heavy Drinkers Prone to Memory Problems Later in Life

People who have a history of drinking problems by the time they are middle-aged are more than twice as likely to exhibit memory problems in later life as those who don't, according to a study that followed 6,500 Americans for two decades.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Duke University

1 hr ago | National Ledger

Demi Lovato Boyfriend 2014 - Who's She Dating Now?

Who is Demi Lovato's boyfriend in 2014, is the pop star even dating? Demi is certainly thinking about it, and Lovato recently remarked she will only date someone mature enough to deal with her emotional complexities.

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Related Topix: Demi Lovato, Dance, Pop/Rock, Medicine, Health

3 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers

Middle-age drinking 'hits memory'

Scientists questioned 6,542 American middle-adults about their past alcohol consumption and assessed their mental abilities over a period of eight years.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

3 hrs ago | Newsday

Middle-aged drinking 'impairs memory'

A US study found men and women in their 50s and 60s with a history of alcohol abuse were more likely to have memory problems up to two decades later.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Geriatric Medicine

6 hrs ago | Health.com

Dieting at Young Age Often Backfires, Study Says

Dieting at a young age might set the stage for harmful health habits, including eating disorders, according to new research.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Health, Psychology, Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

10 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans

'Sober in New Orleans': Some reader reactions

Our cover story this week, Jules Bentley's essay on "Sober in New Orleans," created an immediate and passionate reaction - both pro and con.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Twitter, Medicine, Health

15 hrs ago | ABC News

11 Foods That Make You Hungrier

Feeling hungry? You should eat. But what if the foods you're eating actually make you hungrier than you were before you dug in? "Hunger is a result of many complex interactions that occur in the stomach, intestines, brain, pancreas, and bloodstream," says weight-loss specialist and board-certified internist Sue Decotiis, MD.

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Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Fruits, Medicine, Health

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Independent

Boozy, ignorant, intolerant, but very polite - Britain as others see us

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

E! Online

Dozens Treated for Alcohol-Related Illnesses at Keith Urban Concert in Massachusetts

Authorities say more than several dozen people were treated for alcohol-related illnesses after the country crooner's Saturday night show in Massachusetts.

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Related Topix: Keith Urban, Country, Mansfield, MA, Medicine, Health

Daily Mail

Reckitt Benckiser to spin off its Pharma division

Durex condoms owner Reckitt Benckiser is to float its drug division on the London stock market in the coming 12 months as part of its larger strategy to focus on consumer health and hygiene products.

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Related Topix: Reckitt Benckiser, Household Products, Medicine, Health

Examiner.com

Texas researchers discover 'mutant worms' that could lead to new alcoholism drug

Experts at the University of Texas at Austin have developed mutant worms that "can't get drunk" and are believed to have the potential for the development of a new form of treatment for thousands of alcoholics in the United States.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, University of Texas at Austin, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse)

Sun Jul 27, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Demi Lovato only dates mature men

The 21-year-old singer - who has battled drug and alcohol addiction and an eating disorder in the past - will only allow herself to be in a relationship with someone who can help her manage her mental health.

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Related Topix: Demi Lovato, Dance, Pop/Rock, Medicine, Health

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Daily Monitor

Small steps, giant leaps

Never give up on yourself and never give up on anyone because anytime they can get their breakthrough as long as they still have the breath of life.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

TwinCities

Where to find help with drug and alcohol addiction in St. Paul

Alcoholics Anonymous is a program that tries to help people stop drinking or using drugs and to improve their lives in general.

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Related Topix: St. Paul, MN, Medicine, Health

Fri Jul 25, 2014

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Wawatay News

Red Road to Recovery sharing circles at Anishnawbe Mushkiki

Anishnawbe Mushkiki has developed weekly Red Road to Recovery sharing circles to assist people with addictions to alcohol, drugs, gambling and other dependencies.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

CBS Local

Zoe Saldana Blasts Media For Violating Privacy, And More Of...

Zoe Saldana is blasting news outlets after reporting that she's expecting twins with her husband of one year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Tour Coming to Educate Community on Alcohol Abuse

The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control is preparing for a stop in the Valley.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Examiner.com

How 'Overcorrection' in the Brain Causes Alcohol and Drug Addiction

Experts from Brigham Young University in Utah found that addiction results from an "overcorrection" in the brain, a PsychCentral report said.

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Related Topix: Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Brigham Young University, Medicine, Pain

Point Pleasant Register

Special speaker to 'Celebrate Recovery'

This Sunday the state representative from the worldwide program, Celebrate Recovery , will speak at the Point Pleasant First Church of Nazarene about his personal story of past addictions and current recovery.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Medicine, Celebrities, Rick Warren, Vocal

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