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The media has a problem with alcoholism ? and it's stopping people getting help - The Guardian



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The media has a problem with alcoholism ? and it's stopping people getting help 
The Guardian
Alcoholism may be assumed to be synonymous with alcohol dependence, but it is inherently bound to stereotypes of hitting rock bottom and beliefs in its nature as a lifelong disease. The media rarely offers alternative problem drinking accounts other ...

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Wine or beer? The differing effects of alcohol on mood - Medical News Today



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Wine or beer? The differing effects of alcohol on mood 
Medical News Today
Conversely, men tended to indicate more often that any type of alcohol boosted aggression. Finally, heavy drinkers or those who reported alcohol dependence were six time more likely than casual drinkers to say that any alcoholic beverage made them feel ...
Vodka causes sexual desire. 50 grams of alcohol awakens the attraction to the partner The Stopru
Here's What Happens When You Drink Red Wine Every Night TIME
Ageing advice: Scientists claim chocolate and red wine can help you look YOUNGER Express.co.uk
Live Science  -BMJ Open 
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Genetic Factors Associated With Depression, Alcohol Dependence - Psychiatry Advisor



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Genetic Factors Associated With Depression, Alcohol Dependence 
Psychiatry Advisor
They evaluated the association between the findings, polygenic risk scores, and comorbid alcohol dependence and major depressive disorder for each sample. Comorbid alcohol dependence and depression were each measured using comorbid criterion ...

 


Overlapping Alcohol Dependence, Major Depression Risk Locus ... - GenomeWeb



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Overlapping Alcohol Dependence, Major Depression Risk Locus ... 
GenomeWeb
In the African American arm of a new GWAS, a risk variant in the SEMA3A gene was associated with both alcohol dependence disorder and major depressive ...
Study identifies genetic variant linked to comorbid alcohol addiction ... Healio

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Alcoholism: There's no cure, but there is a test - Times Herald-Record



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Alcoholism: There's no cure, but there is a test 
Times Herald-Record
It's not for a lack of trying, to be sure. While research continues to find the magic pill, thus far the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved three medications to treat what is referred to clinically as alcohol use disorder or alcohol ...

 


Thanksgiving Eve can be a lethal cocktail for underage drinking - CT Post



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Thanksgiving Eve can be a lethal cocktail for underage drinking 
CT Post
Youths who start drinking before age 15 are six times more likely to develop alcohol dependence later in life, per MADD. Knowing that underage drinking is prevalent in Connecticut ? what's a parent to do during this heightened time of holiday drinking?

 


Clinical management of drug misuse and dependence: an update - The Pharmaceutical Journal



The Pharmaceutical Journal
 
Clinical management of drug misuse and dependence: an update 
The Pharmaceutical Journal
July 2017 saw publication of the fourth edition of 'Drug misuse and dependence: UK guidelines on clinical management', also known as the Orange Book, which provides guidance that supports healthcare professionals in the field of dependence on illicit ...

 


'Speak up NH' anti-drug campaign an award winner - Seacoastonline.com



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'Speak up NH' anti-drug campaign an award winner 
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The nonprofit will be working next year with an anonymous donor on prevention efforts against marijuana and alcohol dependence during pregnancy. ?I really just want to keep expanding our organization,? she said. ?I just want to see how big we can ...

 


Holidays are harder when addiction is a guest. Ten ways to make it better - Philly.com



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Holidays are harder when addiction is a guest. Ten ways to make it better 
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Nearly eight million Americans have a drug use disorder and 16 million abuse alcohol (and many use both), according to the National Center for Health Statistics. Addiction, driven by opioids, is touching more and more households. And holiday gatherings ...

 


State Experiments With Medical Marijuana To Slash Rates Of Opioid Addiction - The Daily Caller



State Experiments With Medical Marijuana To Slash Rates Of Opioid Addiction 
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A study published April 1 in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence found in states with legal weed hospital visits for complications from prescription painkillers are dropping. The hospitalization rate for opioid abuse and dependence in states with ...

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