When Drinking On The Job Is Part Of The JobIf your workplace is a booze-free zone, maybe you're jealous of those creative types who get to kick back with a midday beer from the office cooler. But one Philadelphia-area app design researcher warns that kind of alcohol availability can lead to easy abuse.
The First Step For An Alcoholic Or Drug AddictHow do you know if you might be an addict? The first clue is if you have it in the back of your mind. Ask yourself these questions
Trends In Teen Drinking HabitsTeenagers who try their first alcoholic drink at a young age are more likely to get intoxicated while young and drink more frequently.
Addiction May Be Neurological DisorderResearchers believe that chronic alcoholics may drink, in part, to alleviate a deficit in serotonin.
Study: Alcoholics May Have Serotonin DeficitResearchers studied the relationship between alcohol consumption and variations in a gene involved in processing the brain chemical serotonin.
Hangover CuresPartied a bit too much last night, huh? The Hangover Cures app could be your best friend today.
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver DiseaseIn many people who do not drink alcohol or drink very little there is a condition called non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Brainwave Hangover Relief AppHung-over? There's an app for that…
Study: Taste Of Beer Makes People Want To Drink MoreA new study says just tasting beer increases a person’s desire to get drunk.
Reducing Alcohol Damage To The LiverResearchers at UCLA believe that they may have a potential way to reduce the damage alcohol does to the liver.
Most Teens DrinkThere 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.
Cirrhosis Of The LiverCirrhosis is a permanent scarring of the liver. It is caused by drinking too much alcohol and by hepatitis.
Teen Internet 'Addicts' Show AbnormalityA new study finds teenagers who are seemingly addicted to the Internet may have abnormal white matter.
Drinking May Increase Risk Of Metabolic SyndromeNow a report in the <em>Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism</em> finds that people who drink too much have increased odds of developing metabolic syndrome.
The Skinny On Fatty LiverIn 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.