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1 hr ago | SFGate

Open Heart Press: Recently Published Book Details What Happens When...

Open Heart Press: Recently Published Book Details What Happens When Children of Alcoholics Step out of the Shadows of Fear & Hurt, and Dare to Risk Everything for Love.

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8 hrs ago | Harrogate Advertiser

Alcoholics Anonymous host public meeting

Last week Alcoholics Anonymous held an open meeting to raise awareness of the group and its meetings in the area.

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18 hrs ago | Florida Baptist Witness

Selected Proverbs: April 27 - Alchohol and drug abuse

Among contemporary evangelical Christians, the use of alcohol is on the upswing.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Daily Star

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The bar pumps have been working flat out since it opened for business on Monday and by last night staff were struggling to cope.

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WKXW-FM Trenton

Meet Benny Mardones [PHOTOS/VIDEOS]

Benny Mardones is one of only a handful of artists who have had a hit record chart twiceand the only song to chart twice in the 1980syet, he's still considered a "one-hit-wonder."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Benny Mardones, Drugs, Medicine

Silicon Alley Insider

Why Humans Evolved To Like Alcohol

There are endless arguments for why people drink, the simplest being that alcohol is tasty and it makes us feel good.

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Related Topix: Berkeley, CA, UC Berkeley, Medicine, Health

Newkerala.com

My mom not a party girl: Lindsay Lohan

Los Angeles, April 19 : Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has defended her mother Dina, saying she has never been a party girl.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

WIBW-TV Topeka

State Of Underage Drinking In Kansas Report Reveals Sobering Stats

Michelle Voth, executive director of Kansas Family Partnership, facilitates the Kansas Leadership Council on Underage Drinking.

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Related Topix: Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Medicine

Channel3000

An Uncommon Barrier to Getting Help for a Common Drug

April is Alcohol Awareness Month. I can just hear some of you now: "As if we didn't have enough awareness of alcohol."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Dane County, WI, Opinion

WJPF-AM Carterville

Drug Treatment Services Affected By Falling Income Tax

Addiction experts say thousands of Illinois residents could lose drug treatment services if a temporary tax increase expires later next year.

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Related Topix: Illinois, Medicine, Health

BioSpace

Anti-Seizure Drug May Reduce Alcohol Consumption, Boston University School of Medicine Study

Researchers Find Anti-Seizure Drug May Reduce Alcohol Consumption Boston-Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine have discovered that the anti-seizure drug ezogabine, reduced alcohol consumption in an experimental model.

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Newswise

Boomers' Dark Secret: Booze

A 70-year-old man suffers a heart attack and is brought into the Emergency Department.

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Related Topix: Heart Attack, Health, Nitroglycerin (generic), Nitrostat, Medicine, Nursing, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse)

Synapse

UCaSeFiles: Clinical Cases from the UCSF Wards

Welcome to UCaSeFiles, a column in which short case vignettes are submitted by UCSF medical students, residents and attendings based on the stories of real patients seen on the wards, with each vignette followed by a brief discussion of salient learning points.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Daily Pennsylvanian

Roderick Cook | Not-so-happy hour

Many students took to social media to lash out against Penn's efforts to crack down on drinking during Fling.

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Daily Mail

Lindsay Lohan breaks down as she opens up about alcoholism and THAT ...

'It's a really f***ed up disease and it's scary': Lindsay Lohan breaks down as she opens up about alcoholism and THAT 'humiliating' leaked conquests list in docu-series finale While her docu-series on Oprah Winfrey's OWN network may not have been renewed for a second season following dismal ratings, Lindsay Lohan's tearful reaction to her leaked ... (more)

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Forbes.com

Potential New Treatment for Alcoholism: Ezogabine

Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine found that ezogabine had the potential to reduce alcohol consumption amongst alcoholics by reducing the desire to drink.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Vermont Senate hears challenge of opiate treatment

"We know that this is a chronic disease. If you're fortunate, half your folks will succeed, but half won't and will come back to have to try again, sometimes, again and again," said Bill Young, the executive director of the Maple Leaf Farm residential drug and alcohol treatment and recovery center in Underhill.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine, Health, US Governors, Peter Shumlin

Free Republic

Drunken Monkeys: Does Alcoholism Have an Evolutionary Basis?

As the child of an alcoholic father, Robert Dudley long wondered what caused the destructive allure of alcohol.

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Derry Today

ICU accused given 'final chance' on bail

A woman accused of assaulting her brother in hospital has been released on bail after breaching the conditions for a second time.

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Osky News

Mahaska Health Partnership Cautions on Alcohol Abuse

Alcohol is the third leading preventable cause of death in the United States. April is National Alcohol Awareness Month, Mahaska Health Partnership wants to share the signs and symptoms associated with alcohol abuse and treatment options available.

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