3 hrs ago
The American Spectator
Vodka = Vodka = Vodka
New Jersey alcohol enforcement officials raided bars up and down the Garden State Wednesday on suspicion that mixologists were pouring generic rail-drinks from high-end liquor bottles.
8 hrs ago
Medical News Today
Food Addiction Could Help Explain The Global Obesity Epidemic
Main Category: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Also Included In: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Article Date: 24 May 2013 - 1:00 PDT Research presented at the 2013 Canadian Neuroscience Meeting shows that high-fructose corn syrup can cause behavioural reactions in rats similar to those produced by drugs of abuse such as cocaine.
12 hrs ago
Medical News Today
Addressing Mental Health Issues In HIV Care
Main Category: HIV / AIDS Also Included In: Mental Health ; Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Article Date: 23 May 2013 - 1:00 PDT The integration of mental health interventions into HIV prevention and treatment platforms can reduce the opportunity costs of care and improve treatment outcomes, argues a new Policy Forum article published in this ... (more)
Thu May 23, 2013
Inside Bay Area
Oakland Tribune editorial: Lowering limit on alcohol level is a solid idea
Every hour in the United States, one person dies and three more suffer debilitating injuries from crashes involving drunk drivers.
A&E Cancels 'Intervention' Reality Series
After 13 seasons, A&E 's Intervention is coming to an end. The final five episodes of the Emmy-winning series will air beginning Thursday, June 13 at 9 PM, the network announced today.
Jenelle Evans says Jace's father Andrew Lewis is an alcoholic
Jenelle Evans and Andrew Lewis split up shortly after the birth of their son Jace nearly four years ago.
Cirrhosis of the liver cannot be reversed
Dear Dr. Roach: Could you please explain why alcoholics get distended abdomens, and would the disorder reverse itself if someone quit drinking? Dear J.P.: Alcohol causes injury to liver cells.
Richie Sambora hits back at Jon Bon Jovi's alcohol abuse accusations
Washington, May 23: Richie Sambora has slammed Jon Bon Jovi for hinting that the guitarist left the duo's 'Because We Can' tour because of alcohol abuse.
The Real World of Rehab
I have just had my first experience as a rehab therapist at a tony Malibu facility.
Wed May 22, 2013
Tollner's comments at AHA dinner labelled 'extremist'
The Northern Territory Minister responsible for Liquor Licensing has come under fire for comments he made at the Australian Hotels Association dinner last night, with a leading advocate calling them 'borderline delusional, hysterical and extremist'. Mr Tollner gave a speech at last night's annual dinner, where he praised the AHA for their support ... (more)
Drunk Girl Pukes Up Father in Disgusting PSA
It's sort of expected drug-related PSAs will shock, disgust and make you squirm.
The Bachelorette's Meredith Phillips: I'm an Alcoholic
The Bachelorette isn't short on peddling breathtaking romantic fantasies, but for onetime star Meredith Phillips , life after all those rose ceremonies offered a hard dose of reality.
Tue May 21, 2013
Medical News Today
Self-Regulation Of Advertising By Beer-Industry, Code Violations
Main Category: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Also Included In: Public Health ; Pediatrics / Children's Health Article Date: 21 May 2013 - 0:00 PDT In order to avoid exposing vulnerable groups such as children and young adults to alcohol advertising, industry groups have developed their own self-regulation guidelines.
Christine Quinn and the Healing Power of Honesty
On May 14th, 2013 the New York Times ran an article based on interviews with Christine Quinn, who is currently a candidate for Mayor of New York City.
Mon May 20, 2013
Heavy Drinking and Smoking Linked to Early Brain Aging
New research suggests chronic smoking, excessive alcohol consumption, and increasing age are all associated with increased oxidative damage to brain tissue.
Sun May 19, 2013
Lindsay Lohan avoiding Mueller in rehab?
Los Angeles, May 19 : Actress Lindsay Lohan is reportedly avoiding Brooke Mueller, who wants to become her close friend, in a rehab.
Jack Osbourne: 'Dad Relapsed But He's Sober Now'
Jack Osbourne is playing down the drama surrounding his father Ozzy's recent relapse, insisting he was not surprised when the heavy rocker started boozing and using drugs again.
HIV Is No Barrier To Successful Liver Transplant For Cancer Treatment
As people infected with HIV live longer with antiretroviral drug therapy, more of them are developing hepatocellular carcinoma , which is particularly aggressive among this population.
Sat May 18, 2013
Detroit Free Press
John Carlisle: Church halts Marta's Fine Foods' bid for a liquor license
Oshtemo United Methodist Church says members objected to the restaurant's liquor license bid based on their beliefs.
Boozy in-laws demand cash
MY wife's parents have told us that we have to pay them 50 a week or they'll starve.