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Regulating Alcohol Ads

What are the legal limits on alcohol advertising? Fewer than you think.

02/27/2015

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Using A Fake ID Could Result In Jail Time

Getting a fake ID is kind of a rite of passage – but let’s take a minute to talk about the penalties of getting caught.

02/26/2015

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Alcohol Leads From Depression To Suicide

When a person is suffering from severe depression, drinking can lead that person to committing suicide, when he otherwise might not.

02/25/2015

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Employer Must Treat Alcoholism As Disability

A history of alcoholism is, in fact, a disability and under the Americans with Disabilities Act, employers must make accommodations accordingly.

02/19/2015

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Next Glass App

The Next Glass app can offer a drink you’re likely to enjoy based on a taste profile built from beers and wines you’ve already had.

01/28/2015

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Understanding Thirst

We are creatures dependent on water. There is no doubt that our bodies tell us when we need water by making us thirsty and desirous of more. But how does thirst work?

01/28/2015

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Ring In The New Year With Pickles And You’ll Feel Better In The Morning

If you grew cucumbers you pickled this summer, enjoy a few as you toast to 2015 and you’ll feel better in the morning.

12/31/2014

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Too Much Of A Good Thing May Cause Holiday Heart Syndrome

Holiday heart syndrome is a direct result of celebrations, the stress that surrounds the holidays and people drinking more alcohol.

12/26/2014

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New Year’s Day The Most Deadly For Pedestrians

We are coming up on the most dangerous day for pedestrians…New Year’s Day. The numbers are dramatic.

12/12/2014

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‘River Of Booze’ Paints Troubling Picture Of College Life

An article in The Chronicle Of Higher Education describes the prevalence of drugs, alcohol and sexual violence on campus.

12/08/2014

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Health: Study Says Drinking A Lot Does Not Make You An Alcoholic

Are people who drink a lot alcoholics? Federal health officials say no.

11/20/2014

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Parent Responsibility For Teen Drinking Party

Can parents get arrested or sued for their teen’s beer party if they weren’t home?

11/03/2014

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Five Steps To Reducing Risk Of Stroke In Women

A study of over 32,000 women has been released that takes a look at what can be done to reduce the incidence of stroke.

10/14/2014

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Temple Offers Amnesty Program For Students Who Drank Too Much, But Do Not Want To Get In Trouble

In the first three weeks at Temple, 43 students were taken to the hospital for alcohol consumption. Of the 43, so far only seven requested amnesty.

09/25/2014

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Valet’s Responsibility To A Would-Be Drunk Driver

There are laws that make bars and bartenders legally responsible if they let an intoxicated customer drive away. Does the same hold true for valets?

08/21/2014

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