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Obesity and Alcohol Bad for Liver

Obesity and Alcohol Bad for Liver

Obesity can increase damage to the liver caused by drinking alcohol, a new study shows, and in women can double ...
Blood Proteins May Be Test for Alcohol Abuse

Blood Proteins May Be Test for Alcohol Abuse

Testing for illicit drug use is easy. A urine or blood test can detect the presence of the drug in your system and ...
Kids prescribed toxic drug cocktail of anti-depressants

Kids prescribed toxic drug cocktail of anti-depressants

CHILDREN as young as one are being prescribed powerful anti-psychotic drugs that have been linked to deaths ...
Counselors warn of spring break danger: Many arrests, accidents and deaths alcohol related

Counselors warn of spring break danger: Many arrests, accidents and deaths alcohol related

The loss of life at one UW campus is a reminder of the dangers of drinking. Eau Claire police say 22-year-old Kyle ...
Alcohol, drugs slow teen development

Alcohol, drugs slow teen development

When it comes to brain development, some people remain teenagers until they are 25 years old. That’s what ...
Designate a Sober Driver This St. Patrick’s Day

Designate a Sober Driver This St. Patrick’s Day

For what has become a popular night out to celebrate with family and friends, St. Patrick's Day also poses a ...
Families need to be treated along with alcoholic

Families need to be treated along with alcoholic

Every individual who is active in alcoholism/addiction is impacting so many others in his/her life. It not only is ...
Going after alcohol abuse by students, by Judith Gwinn Adrian

Going after alcohol abuse by students, by Judith Gwinn Adrian

We’ve got to do more to save our young people from alcohol abuse. It’s a killer.More than 1,800 college students ...
Patterns: Drinking Age Affects Bingeing, to a Point

Patterns: Drinking Age Affects Bingeing, to a Point

A new study finds that as the drinking age has gone up, binge drinking has gone down — except among college ...
Program pays addicts to get sterilized

Program pays addicts to get sterilized

Project Prevention, a national organization that pays drug addicts and alcoholics $300 cash to get sterilized or ...
Rise reported in teens’ use of alcohol, pot

Rise reported in teens’ use of alcohol, pot

A study released last week by the Partnership for a Drug-Free America showed an increase in teen drug use for the ...
Methamphetamine Update: ‘Try some of this’ may be beginning of addiction

Methamphetamine Update: ‘Try some of this’ may be beginning of addiction

The flight from reality has existed for all of recorded history, but the study of addiction is a relatively new ...
Obesity and Alcohol Bad for Liver

Obesity and Alcohol Bad for Liver

Obesity can increase damage to the liver caused by drinking alcohol, a new study shows, and in women can double ...
Blood Proteins May Be Test for Alcohol Abuse

Blood Proteins May Be Test for Alcohol Abuse

Testing for illicit drug use is easy. A urine or blood test can detect the presence of the drug in your system and ...
Kids prescribed toxic drug cocktail of anti-depressants

Kids prescribed toxic drug cocktail of anti-depressants

CHILDREN as young as one are being prescribed powerful anti-psychotic drugs that have been linked to deaths ...
Counselors warn of spring break danger: Many arrests, accidents and deaths alcohol related

Counselors warn of spring break danger: Many arrests, accidents and deaths alcohol related

The loss of life at one UW campus is a reminder of the dangers of drinking. Eau Claire police say 22-year-old Kyle ...
Alcohol, drugs slow teen development

Alcohol, drugs slow teen development

When it comes to brain development, some people remain teenagers until they are 25 years old. That’s what ...
Designate a Sober Driver This St. Patrick’s Day

Designate a Sober Driver This St. Patrick’s Day

For what has become a popular night out to celebrate with family and friends, St. Patrick's Day also poses a ...
Families need to be treated along with alcoholic

Families need to be treated along with alcoholic

Every individual who is active in alcoholism/addiction is impacting so many others in his/her life. It not only is ...
Going after alcohol abuse by students, by Judith Gwinn Adrian

Going after alcohol abuse by students, by Judith Gwinn Adrian

We’ve got to do more to save our young people from alcohol abuse. It’s a killer.More than 1,800 college students ...
Patterns: Drinking Age Affects Bingeing, to a Point

Patterns: Drinking Age Affects Bingeing, to a Point

A new study finds that as the drinking age has gone up, binge drinking has gone down — except among college ...
Program pays addicts to get sterilized

Program pays addicts to get sterilized

Project Prevention, a national organization that pays drug addicts and alcoholics $300 cash to get sterilized or ...
Rise reported in teens’ use of alcohol, pot

Rise reported in teens’ use of alcohol, pot

A study released last week by the Partnership for a Drug-Free America showed an increase in teen drug use for the ...
Methamphetamine Update: ‘Try some of this’ may be beginning of addiction

Methamphetamine Update: ‘Try some of this’ may be beginning of addiction

The flight from reality has existed for all of recorded history, but the study of addiction is a relatively new ...