Alcoholism

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Trends In Teen Drinking Habits

Teenagers who try their first alcoholic drink at a young age are more likely to get intoxicated while young and drink more frequently.

10/03/2014

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Addiction May Be Neurological Disorder

Researchers believe that chronic alcoholics may drink, in part, to alleviate a deficit in serotonin.

06/25/2014

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Study: Alcoholics May Have Serotonin Deficit

Researchers studied the relationship between alcohol consumption and variations in a gene involved in processing the brain chemical serotonin.

05/29/2014

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Hangover Cures

Partied a bit too much last night, huh? The Hangover Cures app could be your best friend today.

03/18/2014

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

In many people who do not drink alcohol or drink very little there is a condition called non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

08/12/2013

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Brainwave Hangover Relief App

Hung-over? There’s an app for that…

06/19/2013

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Study: Taste Of Beer Makes People Want To Drink More

A new study says just tasting beer increases a person’s desire to get drunk.

04/17/2013

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Reducing Alcohol Damage To The Liver

Researchers at UCLA believe that they may have a potential way to reduce the damage alcohol does to the liver.

02/18/2013

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Most Teens Drink

There is a very disturbing report from the government but one of which parents should be aware. Their study results indicate that by late adolescence almost eighty percent of teenagers reported having consumed alcohol.

04/16/2012

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Cirrhosis Of The Liver

Cirrhosis is a permanent scarring of the liver. It is caused by drinking too much alcohol and by hepatitis.

01/24/2012

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Teen Internet ‘Addicts’ Show Abnormality

A new study finds teenagers who are seemingly addicted to the Internet may have abnormal white matter.

01/19/2012

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Drinking May Increase Risk Of Metabolic Syndrome

Now a report in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism finds that people who drink too much have increased odds of developing metabolic syndrome.

12/22/2011

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The Skinny On Fatty Liver

In fatty liver, a person gets exactly that: excess fat built up in the liver. We see the problem in people who drink too much alcohol, but fatty liver is also found in people who are overweight.

02/24/2011

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Hangover Helpers In Time For The New Year

If you wake up on New Year’s Day with a hangover, here are a few ‘hangover helpers.’

12/27/2010

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