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Grammy-winning US singer Cee Lo Green pleaded no contest Friday to a charge of giving a woman ecstasy before going back to her hotel, but insisted he was innocent.
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Extremely low levels of the compound in marijuana known as delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, may slow or halt the progression of Alzheimer's disease , a recent study from neuroscientists at the University of South Florida shows.
9 hrs ago | Outlook
With Kerala again springing the prohibition bogey, a look at how the great liquor ban story has played out in India In those dark and airless caverns with neon 'BAR' signs that dot Kerala's landscape, visitors are known to enjoy songs and jokes as much as their drinks.
Binge drinking, pill popping, and recreational drug use continues to be a major problem among college students, but OSU is hoping to break that trend.
More people die from abusing prescription medication than they do on our state's highways.
"If you are feeling isolated and hopeless, this is the place for you," said Sara Levine, executive director of the organization in a prepared statement.
A national fraternity organization this week finalized three presidential committees to study hazing, alcohol abuse and sexual violence among college students in fraternities.
The Sobriety :60 features a minute on alcohol-related health issues. The third episode examines alcohol as a carcinogen.
Drinking alcohol has been tied in the past to a higher risk of high blood pressure, but in a new analysis of past studies, researchers found that a drink or two a day seemed to protect even those with hypertension from heart disease and death.
Are there any recovery meetings in Santa Barbara that are not 12 step programs? It would be for drug and alcohol addiction.
The National Institutes of Health have awarded Alex Dopico , chair of the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center , a $1.85 million grant to fund his research into the effects of alcohol on the brain.
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A former DMK MLA has filed a plea in Madras High Court seeking restoration of football ground in a stadium in Cuddalore... Researchers suspect that Nf1 gene might be relevant to alcohol-related activity in a specific area of the brain.
Larimer County Community Corrections has started a farmers market, open at 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays at 2255 Midpoint Drive in Fort Collins.
A group of self-described " soju addicts " have filed suit against two of Korea's largest producers of the distilled beverage, arguing that "we have become alcoholics because they failed to warn the dangers of alcohol ."
Pain medication can be highly addictive but the other choices are to suffer through the pain, or use nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs that may increase risk for cardiovascular disease or internal bleeding.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:03 pm
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