Alcohol

Study Explores Why 'progressive Teetotalers' May Emerge From College Engineering Programs

First-year engineering students who gravitate toward progressive ideas, including about gender equity in the workplace, tend to drink less alcohol, according to a study by a University of Kansas researcher. The findings could inform efforts to...
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Hearing Loss Before 50 May Mean Higher Risk Of Drug And Alcohol Issues

People under age 50 with hearing loss misuse prescription opioids at twice the rate of their hearing peers, and are also more likely to misuse alcohol and other drugs, a new national study finds. This means that health care providers may need to...
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Dr. Sanjay Gupta Explains How Income Inequality Is Damaging Americans’ Mental Health

Americans are dying sooner, increasingly self-medicating with drugs and alcohol, and committing suicide at alarming rates. The unifying factor for all of these conditions? Stress. These growing public health epidemics prompted CNN’s Emmy...
Related topics: Stress, CNN

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A Laser To The Brain Could Be The Key To Curing Addictions

We all have our vices, but sometimes those vices can get the better of us where it might actually affect our lives and the lives of others around us, such as being an alcoholic. There are some who have successfully overcome their addiction to...

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Quiz Time: How Strong Is The Alcohol-afib Link?

(MedPage Today) -- You passed medical training, now see if you can pass our weekly quiz

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My Top Four Practice-changers From Acc: Alcohol To Aspirin

(MedPage Today) -- What did the conference hold for a skeptical cardiologist?
Related topics: Aspirin, Cardiology

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Parents Reacting To Daughter Gulping Alchohol Triggers Laugh Riot On Twitter

Misha Malik, who lives in the US state of Ohio, was ultimately given a ticket back to India by her parents, who were shocked to see their daughter gulping alcohol right under their nose. The ‘very relatable’ video of this has gone viral.
Related topics: Social Media, Health Videos

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A Sobering Breakthrough In Af Care

Frequent alcohol drinkers with atrial fibrillation benefitted from abstinence in a novel randomized trial, which prompts the question: Should temperance be prescribed before meds and procedures? theheart.org on Medscape

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Now, There Is Zero Proof That Alcohol Is What Makes A Great Cocktail

Millennials are drinking less, spurring beverage companies to create alternatives to traditional cocktails — using herbs, spices, citrus and veggies to craft unique flavors for non-alcoholic drinks.(Image credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

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Many Recovering From Addiction Have Chronic Health Problems, Diminished Quality Of Life

A study shows that more than a third of individuals who consider themselves in recovery from an alcohol or other substance use disorder continue to suffer from chronic physical disease.
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Is Anxiety In Childhood And Adolescence Linked To Later Alcohol Use Disorders?

Investigators found some evidence for a positive association between anxiety during childhood and adolescence with later alcohol use disorders.
Related topics: Anxiety

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Does Alcohol Consumption Have An Effect On Arthritis?

Several previous studies have demonstrated that moderate alcohol consumption is linked with less severe disease and better quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, but a new study suggests that this might not be because drinking...
Related topics: Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Medical Research

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Kristoff St. John’s Cause Of Death Ruled Accidental, Coroner Says

The Young and the Restless actor Kristoff St. John died from heart disease, with alcohol as a contributing factor, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office said Tuesday. The coroner’s report listed the star’s official cause of death...
Related topics: Cardiovascular Disease

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First Trial Pins Down Alcohol-afib Link

(MedPage Today) -- Recurrences down with abstinence

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People Who Don't Drink May Still Suffer Harms From Alcohol

Harms to people resulting from alcohol consumption by others in Germany in 2014 are assessed in a new study.
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Lala Kent Says She Is An Alcoholic, Has ‘new Life’ 5 Months Sober

Lala Kent just posted a new Instagram Story in which she speaks about her fifth month of sobriety, her struggle with alcohol, and her realization that she is an alcoholic. Lala also dedicated a large part of the heartfelt story to speaking about her...
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[eugene Volokh] “your Honor, My Stomach Just Naturally Produced Alcohol”

"Auto-brewery syndrome" (or "gut fermentation syndrome") is apparently a thing -- but, the Maine high court says, the judge permissibly excluded a particular expert who wanted to testify this thing might have happened in this case.From State v....

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New Light Shed On Link Between Alcohol Marketing And Increased Consumption In Young People

Young people's awareness of alcohol marketing -- and their ownership of alcohol-branded merchandise -- is associated with increased and higher-risk consumption, a landmark study has found.
Related topics: Marketing, Medical Research

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Drug And Alcohol Detox Clinics In Louisiana

Detox clinics in Louisiana are regulated by the state’s Department of Health and Hospitals. Learn more about state guidelines and health standards here. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!...

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Health Tip: Risks Of Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy

-- No amount of alcohol is safe to drink during pregnancy, experts say. Even small or moderate amounts pose a risk, says the American Pregnancy Association. Risks to offspring include, but are not limited to: Physical abnormalities. Poor...

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