Binge Drinking

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Young Viewers Influenced By TV Ads That Glorify Drinking

A growing number of adolescents are drinking and drinking to extremes in part because of the message in advertisements.

05/01/2015

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Study: Binge Drinking In Your Youth Could Lead To Brain Issues Later

The study was done on rats and focused on the brain’s hippocampus, which is associated with learning and memory.

04/29/2015

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Drug And Alcohol Abuse Widespread

Twenty-two million Americans have a substance abuse problem and there is no doubt that alcohol can be a drug of choice.

03/25/2015

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Education In The News In 2014

Looking back at the world of education in 2014, there was much activity. Some progress was made but there’s still room for improvement.

12/31/2014

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Study: Binge Drinking Wreaks Havoc On Your Immune System

Binge drinking could be making you sick – but not in the way you think.

12/30/2014

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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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College Students Overestimate Peers’ Drinking

The danger in the overestimation is that a student’s perception of his or her campus drinking norm is the strongest predictor of his or her personal alcohol consumption.

07/18/2014

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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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CDC: Doctors Don’t Talk To Patients About Alcohol Use

Most doctors don’t talk to their patients about alcohol use even though drinking is responsible for almost 90,000 deaths each year.

01/17/2014

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Old Dangers On New Year’s Eve

New Year’s celebrations mean that drunk drivers will be on the road. Wear seat belts and do what you can to avoid becoming a statistic.

12/31/2013

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BAC Alcohol Calculator

The BAC Alcohol Calculator will let you input the drinks you’ve had and estimate your blood alcohol content – as well as when that will reach zero.

12/30/2013

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Brainwave Hangover Relief App

Hung-over? There’s an app for that…

06/19/2013

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Charging For Alcohol Could Cost You

Dram shop laws, the much stricter laws that apply to bars and others that make money off the alcohol they sell, can result in huge liability to those serving it up.

06/06/2013

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Study: Binge Drinking Increases Risk Of Heart Attack & Stroke

Problems caused by heavy drinking may linger well after the hangover has come and gone.

04/24/2013

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Health: Binge Drinking An Under-Recognized Problem Among Women

Binge drinking is an under-recognized problem among women and girls, according to a new report from federal health officials. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the danger.

01/08/2013

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