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  1. Man battled long-term alcohol dependency, inquest toldRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | News and Star

    ... aspirated gastric contents which was caused by health problems following a bang on the head in February due to alcoholism." A post mortem report concluded that Mr Hackett died after aspirating gastric contents, due to subdural haematoma (bleed on ...


  2. EU moves closer to counting calories in alcoholic drinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 |

    Health conscious tipplers may be closer to finding out just how many calories they are imbibing, as consumer advocates push for EU nutritional labelling on alcoholic drinks in the face of strong industry resistance. The European Parliament took a first step last month when it called on the European Commission to draw up legislation requiring such labelling by 2016.


  3. Loss of Feedback Inhibition via D2 Autoreceptors Enhances Acquisition ...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Neuropsychopharmacology

    ... Argentina Correspondence: Dr VA Alvarez, Section on Neuronal Structure, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institute of Health, 5625 Fishers Lane, MSC 9411, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA, Tel: +1 301 443 7695, Fax: +1 301 480 ...


  4. Jennifer P. Woodland, 47Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Cape Cod Times

    Jennifer P. Woodland, 47, beloved daughter of Richard and Barbara Woodland, passed away April 9 after a long struggle with substance abuse. Jennifer grew up in Eastham and attended Cape Tech in the construction and carpentry classes.


  5. Yes, Science Shows Creative People Are More Likely to Be CrazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Time

    In studies of deceased writers - based on their letters, medical records, and published biographies - and in studies of talented living writers, mental illness is prevalent. For example, fiction writers are fully ten times more likely to be bipolar than the general population, and poets are an amazing forty times more likely to struggle with the disorder.


  6. Space aims to help students recovering from addictionsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | The Lantern

    As a child, Ahmed Hosni said it had always been his dream to work at Ohio State. But after battling an addiction to alcohol, Hosni said he felt that dream had faded away.


  7. 'Mad' Ringo Starr Says He Was Drunk For Decades After Beatles' BreakupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Switched

    ... in between of not being." This isn't the first time the famous mop-topped performer has opened up about his alcoholism in the wake of the breakup. After entering rehab with wife Barbara Bach in 1988, he later told People magazine that the band's ...


  8. At Penn, students notice that drinking habits align with cultural backgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... comfortable and accepting of drinking," he said. A 2007 study from the National Institute for Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism shows that white Americans over the age of 18 are significantly more likely to consume alcohol than minorities. The study also ...


  9. Alcohol use increases risk of, and worsens, osteoporosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 |

    ... years, this adds to the bone loss that's naturally occurring. The stress hormone cortisol - a key topic in the alcoholism relapse book Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud - is found at a higher baseline in those of us with the disease of alcoholism, and ...


  10. Drinking just one cup of coffee daily can slash liver cancer risk by 14%Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 |

    Coffee, a sometimes controversial beverage which many of us start our day with, may not be as bad as some of us think. While it is true that too much of this warming pick-me-up drink can disrupt sleep, raise heart rate and blood pressure, and mess up digestion, drinking just one cup of coffee a day may undo liver damage and reduce the risk of liver cancer by 14 percent, according to a new update published by the World Cancer Research Fund .


  11. Gallup, N.M., takes aim at epidemic of exposure deaths fueled by alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Star Tribune

    ... Gallup, N.M., that has been converted into a shelter for alcoholics. It is part of a variety of efforts to combat alcoholism in the Navajo Nation. This morning, like every cold morning, the man wakes up with fear in his gut. Gallup waits for sunrise ...


  12. Hangover cures that actually workRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Fox News

    ... and then tell you what you need to do to prevent on in the future. An article in the Oxford Journal Alcohol and Alcoholism puts it succinctly: "The alcohol hangover develops when blood alcohol concentration (BAC) returns to zero and is characterized ...


  13. 'Mad Men' star Jon Hamm was accused in violent fraternity hazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    In this March 25, 2015 file photo, Jon Hamm arrives at The Black And Red Ball In Celebration Of The Final Seven Episodes Of "Mad Men" in Los Angeles. Court records show "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm was accused of helping lead a violent 1990 fraternity hazing at the University of Texas.


  14. C.J. Wilson thinks Josh Hamilton's disappointing play is real reason...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Orange County Register

    Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson sides with Josh Hamilton in what has become an increasingly public dispute between Hamilton and the Angels organization, although Hamilton has remained publicly silent amid the controversy. "If Josh was hitting .300 with 35 home runs a year, what's the situation?" Wilson said Saturday.


  15. C.J. Wilson rips Halos for treatment of HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | CBS Sports

    The sad, strange saga of Josh Hamilton 's relationship with the Angels took another ugly turn Friday as team owner Arte Moreno told reporters they may seek contractual recourse following the embattled outfielder's relapse. "I will not say that," said Moreno when asked if Hamilton will play with the team again.


  16. 'Marching Home': Veterans of Civil War had similar struggles to today's soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 |

    ... the problems many Union veterans faced as they tried to adjust to civilian life: bouts of depression, suicides, alcoholism, joblessness, estrangement from wives and families and, at times, contempt from their civilian neighbors. By using veterans' ...


  17. Man Speaks Out on His Experience with Best Drug Rehabilitation ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | PRWeb

    ... to give me the courage and the ability and the tools to face life head-on." In the treatment of drug abuse and alcoholism, Best Drug Rehabilitation allows the patients there to create a personalized program, with guidance from the professional ...


  18. Happy going without a pintRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The New Zealand Herald

    Lotta Dann, a mum of three and wife of TVNZ political editor Corin Dann, revealed her battle with alcoholism last year. Lotta Dann realised she had to make changes when she drank a bottle of wine and hid it from her husband.


  19. Cleveland Browns QB Johnny Manziel Discharged From RehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Scared Monkeys

    Johnny Manziel, the Cleveland Brown's QB and number 22 pick of the 2014 NFL draft has been discharged from the rehab . Has 10 weeks passed that fast? Manziel checked into the facility on January 28, 2015 in an effort to "be a better family member, friend and teammate."


  20. Herald on Sunday Editorial: Need a drink? No, not really, thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... also be producing more drinking at home. Behan's article usefully includes the definition of dependence in the Alcoholism and Drug Addiction Act. "Persistent and excessive indulgence (that) is causing or likely to cause serious injury to health, or ...