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  1. Stamford almanac: Thursday Oct. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    CANCER SUPPORT GROUP Meets Thursdays at 11 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society in Stamford, 20 Forest St., across from the Avon Theatre . Contact Julie Punishill at 203-662-0646 or email


  2. They said itRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Thunder Bay's Source

    ... telling audience planting half-a-million trees is his greatest accomplishment. "Our city has no business enabling alcoholism of any kind in the community." Tamara Johnson, who panned Shelter House's alcohol-management program "If we felt a ...


  3. Krewella: an electronic dance messRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Red Eye Chicago

    Chicago EDM trio Krewella is no longer, as Kris "Rain Man" Trindl is now suing his former bandmates Jahan and Yasmine Yousaf for $5 million after allegedly kicking him out of the band after the DJ/producer went to rehab to treat his alcoholism. The group skyrocketed to popularity in 2011 leading to gigs at huge festivals like Electric Daisy Carnival, Ultra Music Festival and this year's Lollapalooza, leading to recording contract with Columbia Records, who released the group's "Get Wet" last year.


  4. Treatment of substance abuse can lessen risk of future violence in mentally ill, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | University at Buffalo

    ... for society as a whole." The study, funded by a grant from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, followed nearly 300 patients over a six-month period following admission to an outpatient dual-diagnosis treatment program that ...


  5. Are Codependence and People Pleasing Shrinking Your Life?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    The other day I was talking to a coaching client about her work situation. People at her workplace were leaving in droves because of terrible work conditions, excessive workloads, and general lack of concern for employee wellbeing.


  6. UTHSC Professor Will Study Effects of Alcohol Consumption During PregnancyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Memphis Flyer

    ... a new project. Bukiya will use a $393,750 grant she was awarded from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism to study how alcohol consumption during pregnancy alters development of the fetal brain. Along with other representatives ...


  7. Put A Smile On Your Face: Drinking Alcohol Makes Smiling Contagious...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    The best way to guarantee a smile on a man's face is not by cooking, going to a sports event, or wearing sexy lingerie, but by letting him drink a beer or a few with his friends. Typically, the majority of male bonding takes place within the context of alcohol consumption, which can sometimes lead to them expressing emotions.


  8. Krewella Mired in Legal Mess Involving DJ's Newfound SobrietyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Billboard

    ... an age where electronic music has exploded in appeal. The plaintiff says he went through pains to deal with alcoholism and after he got sober, the Yousaf sisters didn't like the fact that he wouldn't party anymore, mistook his condition for ...


  9. German alcoholics offered beer to clean cityRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    A German city is set to start a controversial project to pay alcohol and drug addicts to clean the streets in return for beer, tobacco, food and small amounts of cash. Organisers said on Tuesday that social workers would closely oversee the project, dubbed "Pick Up", in a dilapidated area around the central railway station of the industrial western city of Essen.


  10. Henry Lightcap's JournalRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Desert Exposure

    I have an addiction that obligates me neither to shame nor rehabilitation. In the modern world of 12-step programs, pandering support groups and helpless victimization, it's refreshing to embrace my dependency and enjoy it to its fullest potential.


  11. EDM Superstars Krewella Mired In Legal Mess Involving DJ's Newfound SobrietyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... an age where electronic music has exploded in appeal. The plaintiff says he went through pains to deal with alcoholism and after he got sober, the Yousaf sisters didn't like the fact that he wouldn't party anymore, mistook his condition for ...


  12. Vivitrol could save many lives in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | State Journal

    Kentucky courts have begun a limited Vivitrol program for Kentucky's most dependent drug addicts. Vivitrol is an injectable form of Naltrexone, a drug used for many years as an orally administered treatment for alcoholism.


  13. Alcohol can disrupt sleep even after quittingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    Chronic alcohol exposure can lead to disruptions in the sleep cycle, not just when one actively drinks but even years after one stops drinking. Individuals with alcohol use disorder frequently suffer from severely disrupted sleep, said the study co-authored by an Indian-origin professor.


  14. Dunham Books Announces Release of 'A Little Bit Vulnerable' by Janine TurnerRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... radio interviews and letters, Janine reveals how she climbed out of the canyons of heartbreak, alcoholism, and the recent death of her father, as well as her call to action for American men, women and children to preserve American principles and ...


  15. Benefits 'smart cards' plan revealed by Iain Duncan Smith...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Independent

    The Government has been accused of stigmatising benefits claimants after a new system restricting the way they spend welfare money was unveiled at the Conservative Party Conference. Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith said the so-called 'smartcard' scheme would see benefit payments loaded onto prepaid cash cards.


  16. Review article provides novel insight into brain changes in alcohol-related sleep-wake disturbancesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Medical News

    A review article published online in Behavioral Brain Research provides novel insight into changes that happen in the brain as a result of chronic alcohol exposure that can lead to disruptions in the sleep cycle. Clinical assessments and research indicate that individuals with alcohol use disorders frequently suffer from severely disrupted sleep.


  17. in Your Community: Domestic violence awarenessRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Tech

    Before we even arrived for orientation at MIT freshman year, we were all supposed to have completed an online program of alcohol, sexual misconduct, and general safety training. I don't remember much about those videos besides the amazingly awkward acting, but I do remember having to take an exam and perhaps a survey at the end to make sure I understood the important life lessons I had just been taught.


  18. Peter D. Snow's devotional work shares Jesus' teachingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Peter D. Snow was determined to write a book of conversations between Jesus of Nazareth and his disciples. His reason was so that he could speak for himself.


  19. New Music Post: Niykee Heaton seduces with 'Bad Intentions' EPRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... She effortlessly jumps from the gut-wrenchingly confessional "Sober" - a track about her dad's struggle with alcoholism - to bass-heavy party jams like the swag-drenched "Villa". My favorite cuts find Niykee in a more contemplative mood. "Rolling ...


  20. Monthly News Roundup - September 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Contrave for chronic weight management in addition to diet and physical activity. Contrave is an extended-release form of two previously approved drugs, naltrexone and bupropion .