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  1. Occasional heroin use may worsen HIV infectionRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Science Blog

    ... et. The study was funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.

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  2. Black tea shields from alcohol-induced tummy ulcersRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Newkerala.com

    Black tea, known for its immunity boosting potential, can also help prevent and mitigate the effects of stomach ulcers caused by alcohol consumption, a scientist said here. Excessive alcohol intake can irritate the stomach lining, triggering inflammation - a localized physical condition in which part of the body becomes reddened, swollen, hot, and often painful.

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  3. Singer Henry Maybury with Bishop of Jarrow Mark Bryant during the serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Northern Echo

    A SERVICE to commemorate those in the North-East who suffer or have died from addiction was held at Durham Cathedral today . Bishop of Jarrow, the Right Reverend Mark Bryant, invited a small number of people from the addiction recovery community to join him in a simple act of remembrance.

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  4. National IDs to fight underage drinking - ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Daily Monitor

    ... the village level everyone one would need to show a national ID to enjoy a drink to avoid risks associated with alcoholism among our young generation," she said. The project dubbed 'Red card to underage drinking' seeks to promote a culture where ...

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  5. New lighthouse to brighten up centre of townRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Spalding Today

    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. Outside the new Lighthouse Project Cafe Shop in Sheep Market, Spalding, are Carly Elmer, Anna Bevan, executive director Jenny Tedbury, Katrina Mandell and Brook O'Leary.

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  6. Wall Street big sued for harassment defends articlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | New York Daily News

    In testimony Monday, NYG Capital CEO Benjamin Wey said he was an investigative journalist in search of the truth about his accuser, stunner Hannah Bouveng, and other 'Swedish party girls,' whom he wrote about on his news site. NYG Capital CEO Benjamin Wey leaves court on Monday after bizarre testimony about the ex-intern who has sued him for sexual harassment.

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  7. Possibility of lockers providing hope to the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KSL-TV

    The Legacy Initiative and Revolution United want to help take the weight of the world off the shoulders of homeless people. The two nonprofit organizations are teaming up to raise money for a simple solution to a big problem among the homeless population in Salt Lake City.

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  8. 'Tollie' withdraws guilty plea, will represent himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Philly.com

    ... for federal or state tax-exempt status. The former 6ABC and Fox 29 personality has said that his longtime alcoholism and addiction to painkillers played a role in the alleged fraud. As of Sunday, Tollefson was 431 days sober, he wrote in an email to ...

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  9. Boston mayor and former Gosnold patient speaks at 'alumni' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Cape Cod Times

    ... take the heat off," Walsh said. "But the counselors and the staff were able to lay out an understanding of what alcoholism was for me and for other people." Walsh, who had tried to stop drinking on his own, found that professional treatment worked ...

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  10. Viv Richards and the 10 Coolest Players in CricketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | BleacherReport

    So, the title of this list may give away the name of the man at the top of the pile, but who else can you guess? Let's face it, the task of defining the man-made concept of "cool" is hard enough with the subject extremely subjective. Take a look at the Wikipedia description of coolness: Coolness is an admired aesthetic of attitude, behaviour, comportment, appearance and style, influenced by and a product of the Zeitgeist.

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  11. William Kennedy suspended, must repay Legal AidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The London Free Press

    A Grand Bend lawyer who overbilled Legal Aid Ontario by $25,000 has been allowed to keep his licence to practise law. The Law Society of Upper Canada has placed him under suspension indefinitely until he gets help for his alcoholism and proves he's fit to practise.

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  12. Addiction to Painkillers is on the Rise in OhioRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Whiznews.com

    Data from the Cincinnati enquirer reports that out of 87,000 clients treated for addiction, 33% received care for alcoholism while 32% received care for painkiller addiction. We spoke with the Executive Director of the Muskingum Behavior Health, Steve Carrel, who says they have seen a huge increase in the number of painkiller addictions.

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  13. Occasional heroin use may worsen HIV infectionRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PressReleasePoint

    ... The study was funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Occasional heroin use ...

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  14. Red Wine Protects You Against Heart DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | News Max

    ... 4 ounces of wine, 1.5 ounce of 80-proof spirits, or 1 ounce of 100-proof spirits." Alcohol in excess can cause "alcoholism, high blood pressure, obesity, stroke, breast cancer, suicide, and accidents." Red wine is made from red grapes, which contain ... 1 comment

  15. A Prescription to End DrinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Wall Street Journal

    ... than the party animal," says neurobiologist George Koob, director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), which is leading the effort to bring new, evidence-based treatments to more people. Even the official terms used to ...

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  16. Prescription drug abuse on the rise in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTOV9

    There's a growing drug problem in the valley, and we're not talking about meth or heroin. It's one that is reportedly right up there with alcohol abuse.

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  17. Ohio painkiller addictions on par with alcoholismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Daily Record

    Addiction to painkillers in Ohio is now on par with alcoholism, according to recent state data reflecting a trend in substance abuse in the state. Of more than 87,000 clients treated for addiction, 33 percent received alcohol addiction services and 32 percent received opiate addiction services in fiscal 2013, the most recent statewide data available, according to a report Monday by the Media Network of Central Ohio.

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  18. County prepares to move substance abuse services to North CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Post and Courier

    A computer rendering of the Medical University of South Carolina's planned women's and children's hospital near they Ashley River Tower. The contstruction will require moving the county's drug and alcohol treatment clinic to the former Naval hosptial in North Charleston next month.

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  19. Hungarian Prime Minister Wants to Drug Test JournalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | High Times

    In a nauseating attempt to skin alive the liberal attitudes of individuals put in a position of public trust, Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban came forward earlier last week, demanding that all journalists and politicians be forced to submit to mandatory drug testing. The prime minister's latest harebrained scheme to silence progressive opinions comes just weeks after proposing a failed initiative to implement a similar measure against Hungary's youth.

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  20. Rethinking RehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Psychology Today

    ... of such research, most of it funded by federal agencies such as the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism and conducted at major research universities. However, to this day that information remains largely opaque to the general ...

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