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2 min ago | Express India

God's dry country: Chandy cuts short Kerala's tipsy walk

New liquor policy would force its cash-strapped Kerala exchequer to abstain from about Rs 10,000 cr IMFL revenues.

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4 hrs ago | LiveScience

Hangovers Are About Half Genetic

Some people get hangovers after a night of drinking, while others don't, and the reason may be in their genes, a new study of twins in Australia suggests.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science, Health, University of Missouri

8 hrs ago | Evening Times

Poorly Gazza not a lost cause says Rangers boss Ally

The former England midfielder was admitted to hospital this week as he continues his battle with alcoholism, and was pictured looking a pale shadow of the man who once strutted his stuff beside McCoist at Ibrox.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

DNA India

Keralites in Mumbai welcome prohibition

Keralites in the city have welcomed the Kerala government's move to ban liquor. The most-touted reason behind such a step ids that alcohol consumption was becoming a "problem" in Kerala.

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Psychology Today

A New Sobriety

You might know someone who drinks alcohol. You might even be one of those drinkers; and you might be at risk.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Wall Street Journal

Alcohol: Which Country Drinks the Most?

A Belgium fan drinks beer as he waits for the start of the World Cup 2014 Group H football match between Belgium and Russia at the Maracana Stadium.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Wine, Medicine, Health

Business Journal

Group plans protest of Hispanics United methadone program

Community groups are planning a protest Friday afternoon at Hispanics United of Buffalo, where a new methadone dispensing program is set to open.

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

Suria

Indian state of Kerala announces alcohol...

Authorities in Kerala have announced a ban on alcohol to tackle a growing abuse problem in the southern Indian state, a popular tourist destination.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

International Business Times

ABC News Reporter Elizabeth Vargas Befallen with Alcoholism Again, Returns to Rehab

ABC News reporter Elizabeth Vargas has checked herself to rehab for alcoholism treatment, a report on NOLA.com said Sunday.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, 20/20, Entertainment, Television, Beverages

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Medical News Today

Counselling has limited benefit on young people drinking alcohol

Counselling techniques used to help young people with drinking problems may be of limited benefit, a new study suggests.

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Fox News

What CEOs Can Learn from Alcoholics Anonymous

Change is hard. It requires energy and effort. Some people relish change; most resist, consciously or unconsciously.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Business News

Food Production Daily

Drinkers need to be told about the risk of cancer from alcohol

Curtin University researchers are now recommending the adoption of cancer warning labels for alcoholic beverages after a study they conducted found that Australians would take not be averse to seeing such advisories on their wine, beer and spirits bottles.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Amy Winehouse to be honoured with hometown statue

The late singer Amy Winehouse will be honoured with a lifesize statue in her old London neighbourhood on what would have been her 31st birthday, her family said on Thursday .

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Related Topix: Amy Winehouse, Medicine, Health

Medical News Today

In-utero methadone or subutex exposure could alter gene expression,...

Some infants born with neonatal abstinence syndrome secondary to in-utero opioid exposure have a more difficult time going through withdrawal than others, but the underlying reasons are not well understood.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Health

Swindon Advertiser

Join the Big Drink Debate

PEOPLE in Wiltshire are being asked to have their say on drinking alcohol and its impact by joining in the Big Drink Debate.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Medical News Today

Zoning regulations impact where marijuana dispensaries can locate

Municipal zoning regulations may push marijuana dispensaries into low income, minority areas, according to a study just released by the University of Colorado Denver.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, University of Colorado Denver, Health

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Ace Frehley Blasts Gene Simmons' 'Ignorant' Comments on Depression

Ace Frehley has ripped his former Kiss bandmate Gene Simmons for alienating "just about everybody on the planet" with his recent comments on depression, suicide, alcoholism and poor people.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Kiss, Pop/Rock, Medicine

HTZ FM

23 Interesting Facts About Beer

Plus there will be over 20 Food Trucks and Local Restaurants at the park to make sure you fill your belly with more than just beer.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Medicine, Health, Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies, New Cumberland, PA, McGovern, PA

NME

Gerard Way opens up about relapse into alcoholism before My Chemical Romance split

Gerard Way has revealed he relapsed into alcoholism after his former band My Chemical Romance released what would be their final album.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, My Chemical Romance, Medicine, Health

Medical News

VCU receives federal grant totaling $6.9 million to study genetics of alcohol abuse

Virginia Commonwealth University has received a federal grant totaling $6.9 million to study the genetics of alcohol abuse and alcoholism - work that may lead to further advances in its treatment, control and prevention.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Genetics, Biology, Science, Virginia Commonwealth University, Pharmacology

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