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  1. SACHS play tackles family dysfunctionRead the original story

    Yesterday | St. Albert Gazette

    ... family. Generation after generation they have inflicted a list of pathologies on each other ranging from alcoholism and drug addiction to adultery and sexual misbehaviour. Their antics are pretty much a live soap opera on display. But August is also ...

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  2. Coachella partners with church leaders to clean up city, combat vandalism, gang violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    ... makers.' It's people with great needs. We have a fatherless generation, people dealing with drug addiction and alcoholism. Through faith and love we have an answer," said Orellana. The InterFaith Alliance has pledged to develop a series of ...

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  3. Alcoholic Russian bears may get rehab help in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | UPI

    A pair of Russian bears purported to have become alcoholics from living outside a Sochi restaurant for 20 years are being offered rehab in Romania. The Big Hearts Foundation said the two male bears, which a February court ruling ordered to be seized from the owner of the Georgian restaurant in Sochi on March 3, have been offered a new home at a bear sanctuary outside Brasov, Romania, where officials said the animals would be treated for alcohol addiction.

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  4. Cee Lo Green Fulfils Probation Requirements In 2013 Drug CaseRead the original story

    Monday | WENN Blog

    Singer/rapper Cee Lo Green will no longer have to attend any further court hearings relating to a 2013 drug charge after complying with all of his probation conditions. The Forget You hitmaker, real name Thomas DeCarlo Callaway, was sentenced to three years of probation and 45 days of community service last summer after pleading no contest to a felony count of sharing ecstasy as part of a deal with prosecutors.

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  5. Soft drink tax could improve health of the nation, Australian study saysRead the original story

    Monday | Science Daily

    An excise tax on sugar-sweetened drinks would be an effective way to improve the health of heavy consumers, new research shows. Australian researchers compared the impact that a 20 per cent sales tax and a 20 cents per litre excise tax on beverages such as carbonated non-diet soft drinks, cordials and fruit drinks would have on moderate and high consumers.

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  6. Weight-Loss Medications on the MarketRead the original story

    Monday | Pharmacy Times

    Anyssa Garza received her PharmD degree from the University of Texas at Austin. She was later recognized for her research contributions in the area of alcohol dependence.

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  7. Insider Selling: Biocorrx Director Sells 245,000 Shares of StockRead the original story

    Monday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Biocorrx Director Jorge Andrade, Jr. sold 245,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, February 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $0.05, for a total value of $12,250.00.

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  8. Accra Brewery Limited intensifies its responsible retailing programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ghanamma.com

    Accra Brewery Limited, a major player in Ghana's beverage industry, has extended its responsible retailing training programme to engage retailers in the Ga West municipality on the need to sell their products responsibly. The Responsible Retailing Programme which is aimed at empowering retailers to ensure responsible sale, consumption and advertising of the various alcoholic-brands of the company, has trained over 400 retailers since its inception in February 2013.

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  9. Highest number of children in rehabRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Tyrone Times

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A total of 164 children are currently in rehab for an alcohol addiction in the loca area, according to the latest figures from the Department of Health.

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  10. ALDH2 Enzyme Not Working? Beware Beer And YogurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Scientific Blogging

    Researchers have found that by changing the selectivity of an enzyme, a small molecule could potentially be used to decrease the likelihood of alcohol-related cancers in an at-risk population. Enzymes are enablers, highly specialized parts of cellular machinery tasked with bringing together molecules to make it easier for chemical reactions to happen.

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  11. what's up astrologically for March 2015? Full Moon March 5th with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Republican Journal

    March 2 from 2:00am until 4:50am there will be a "Grand Trine," taking place involving planets in fire signs. Saturn at 4 degrees of Sagittarius and Mars & Venus at 11 degrees Aries & Uranus at 14 degrees of Aries & the Moon at 4 degrees Leo & Jupiter at 14 degrees of Leo.

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  12. MD bill would lower drinking age for troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The News Journal

    MD bill would lower drinking age for troops Maryland senator's bill would allow beer and wine sales to active-duty service members Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1Bxp1Xi A bill proposed by Maryland Sen. Ron Young, D-Frederick, would allow active duty service members who are at least 18 years old to be served beer and wine. It's a question that's been asked for decades: If troops are old enough to fight for their country - much less vote - shouldn't they be allowed to drink alcohol? A bill proposed by Sen. Ron Young, D-Frederick, would allow active duty service members who are at least 18 years old to be served beer and wine, according to a weekend story from the Associated Press.

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  13. NIH Launches Wearable Alcohol Biosensor ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Health Data Management

    ... are making gains. (Photo: Fotolia) The National Institutes of Health's National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism is seeking industry input on how to design and produce a wearable device to monitor blood alcohol levels in real time. NIH ...

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  14. Soft drink tax could improve health of the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | EurekAlert!

    An excise tax on sugar-sweetened drinks would be an effective way to improve the health of heavy consumers, new research shows. Monash University researchers compared the impact that a 20 per cent sales tax and a 20 cents per litre excise tax on beverages such as carbonated non-diet soft drinks, cordials and fruit drinks would have on moderate and high consumers.

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  15. Top health-related New Year's resolutions and how to stick to themRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Without fail, many of us have the best intentions as we approach the New Year, writing up a list of resolutions to make us better - and healthier - in the days and months ahead. Of the most popular New Year's resolutions that USA.gov posts on its website , six directly relate to health.

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  16. Bill Plaschke: Josh Hamilton needs a positive outcome like Don Newcombe'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Maryland Gazette

    It was Christmas time at a Downtown Disney restaurant in Anaheim, and Josh Hamilton was the star of an Angels ' welcoming party that felt like a giant hug. There was a red carpet, twinkling lights, finger food, and Hamilton aw-shucks-ing his way through a narrative of redemption and rebirth.

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  17. EDITORIAL: Safety over punishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Central Michigan Life

    ... for fear of an MIP would not be worth it to some. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, more than 1,800 college students between the ages of 18 and 24 will die each year from alcohol-related injuries. The Central ...

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  18. Molecule hijacks enzyme to boost alcohol metabolismRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | Holtville Tribune

    An experimental compound empowers an enzyme to help process acetaldehyde, a toxic metabolite of alcohol, according to new research supported by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism . The findings, now online in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , might lead to new treatments to help people with impaired ability to metabolize acetaldehyde and other toxic substances.

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  19. Small molecule might help reduce cancer in at-risk population, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Stanford

    Scientists have shown that small molecules can "hijack" enzyme function in mice, suggesting a possible preventive mechanism for alcohol-related cancers in an at-risk population. Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have found that by changing the selectivity of an enzyme, a small molecule could potentially be used to decrease the likelihood of alcohol-related cancers in an at-risk population.

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  20. Psychological withdrawal from alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Examiner.com

    ... The anxiety comes from removing a survival need. Anxiety is even more prevalent in those with the disease of alcoholism and who have gone through withdrawal before then relapsed. The 'knowing what comes next' is the source of the anxiety. Sleep ...

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