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1 hr ago | 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

5 hrs ago | 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

9 hrs ago | Temple City Tribune

Mexican way of doing rehab in LA and Temple City follows examples of 'anexos'

Mexican way of doing rehab in LA follows examples of 'anexos' Businesses running without license or permits can be dangerous and dirty Few of the patients of the Spanish-only speaking anexos de Corriente California around LA remember clearly if they were fully conscious or unconscious when they were admitted.

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Related Topix: Temple City, CA, Hacienda Heights, CA, Medicine, Health

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Setting an example: McGivney lived by the principle of sharing whatever he had

One characteristic was his love of the printed word. In a 1999 story in the Watertown Daily Times about the annual used-book sale sponsored by the Friends of Flower Memorial Library, Mr. McGivney compared his need to read to an affliction.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Watertown, NY, Lottery, Opinion

Verde Independent

Letter: Bad connections to alcoholism

The recent article on alcohol related deaths in Arizona brought attention to a serious health and social problem.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Psychology, Science, Cottonwood, AZ

ETonline

Daniel Radcliffe on Losing His Virginity: I Had a Really Good First Time

Daniel Radcliffe recently sat down with Elle magazine to promote his new romantic comedy What If , and surprisingly, he didn't shy away from the super-personal questions that quickly became the Q&A.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Mirror.co.uk

Shia LaBeouf arrives at court to answer charges of yelling abuse and...

It was thought the Nymphomaniac star , 28, would go straight to rehab in an effort to stay sober after the incident, but he has been seen several times since.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Shia LaBeouf, Medicine, Health

NOLA.com

Court says Biloxi casino not liable after man drank himself to death, GulfLive reports

A federal appeals court said the family of a man who died after drinking for several days at a Mississippi casino cannot sue the casino for continuing to serve the man after he had clearly become intoxicated, the Mississippi Press-News reported .

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The Daily Townsman

Ford Fest denied liquor licence

There will be no booze at Ford Fest this week after the province turned down the organizers' application for a liquor licence, but Toronto's mayor insists those who come to his annual barbecue will still have a good time.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Medical Daily

Marijuana Can Kill Cancer Cells? This Grandfather Allegedly Cured...

Cancer can evolve into a disease so debilitating that it quickly overcomes the immune system and numbers a patient's days, if untreatable.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Marijuana, Drugs, Liver Cancer

Scotsman.com

Doctor driving four times limit gets A 70k

AN NHS doctor sacked after he was caught driving to work while nearly four times the drink limit is set to receive more than 70,000 in compensation for unfair dismissal.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Fife County, Scotland, United Kingdom, World News, iPhone

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Johnny Depp Hides His Alcohol Abuse and Self-Destructive Partying...

Johnny Depp Hides His Alcohol Abuse and Self-Destructive Partying Ways From Fiancee Amber Heard - In For A Rude Awakening! The media makes it sound like Amber Heard managed to pull Johnny Depp out of his mid-life crisis, but Johnny's clearly still in a funk.

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

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Selena Gomez and New Boyfriend, Tommy Chiabra, In St. Tropez -...

After dating someone so immature for so many years, I suppose it was just a matter of time before Selena Gomez went the exact opposite direction and ended up with an older businessman.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Justin Bieber, Medicine, Health

The News Journal

Keith Urban delivers hits at Delaware State Fair return

Keith Urban delivers hits at Delaware State Fair return On Tuesday night, the country star performed his first Delaware State Fair show since 2003.

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Related Topix: Keith Urban, Country, Australia, 9, Medicine, Health, Willie Nelson

KSMG-FM San Antonio

#Trends On Tens: John Travolta's Male Ex ...

John Travolta lost a court case recently, which means the judge is allowing for John's former employee Douglas Gotterba to write a tell-all book claiming that he and John were secret lovers.

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Related Topix: Whitney Houston, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Medicine, Health

Examiner.com

Two Questions to Predict Alcoholism: They Can Save the Life of Your Loved Ones

A study published in the British Journal of General Practice revealed that drinking problems , which often go unnoticed in primary care, can be identified by asking patients two simple questions.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

The Daily News

UTHSC Awarded $3.1 Million in Federal Grants

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded the University of Tennessee Health Science Center nine federal grants totaling more than $3.1 million for a variety of programs and research projects.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Medicaid, Health, Medicare, Medicine

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Film Threat

DRUNK.

Directed by Phillip Hughes Written by Scott Bryan Starring Scott Bryan, Ryan Jason Cook, Daniel T. Cornish, Jenn Daugherty, Elizabeth Kofford, Christy Lopez, Rebekah Wiggins, Jason Witter A man experiences one of the strangest weeks of his life after his girlfriend dumps him due to his nonstop drinking.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

International Business Times

'Good Will Hunting' Actor Robin Williams Checks into Rehab to Maintain Sobriety

Cans of Suntory Holdings' "Strong Zero Dry" vodka tonic are displayed with other ready-to-drink cans of alcohol as a man shops at a supermarket in Tokyo June 29, 2014.

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Related Topix: Good Will Hunting, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Growing Pains, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Health

San Jose Mercury News

A Buddhist pathway to freedom from addiction

Addiction is one of the most bedeviling and ruinous torments of the human experience.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Santa Cruz, CA, Santa Cruz County, CA

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