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  1. Government Scraps Definition Of Child PovertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Sky News

    Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith told the House of Commons the measures are being replaced with a statutory duty to report on causes of poverty. Currently, a child is regarded as living in poverty if he or she is in a household with less than 60% of the national median average income .

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  2. Amy Winehouse Demos for Unfinished Third LP DestroyedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | RollingStone

    Amy Winehouse died from alcohol poisoning in July 2011 at age 27, with only two studio albums to her name. The troubled singer recorded demos for a third LP, but those tracks will never be heard since they were destroyed by David Joseph, chairman/CEO of Winehouse's label, Universal Music U.K. "It was a moral thing," the exec told Billboard .

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  3. What Drinking Does to Your Body Over TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | TIME.com

    ... up to 1 drink per day for women and up to 2 drinks per day for men. The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) has its own recommendation it calls "low risk" drinking, which sets limits for what levels of drinking will put you at ...

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  4. Blue eyes may be linked to alcoholismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Examiner.com

    ... of the University of Vermont found that European Americans with light colored eyes exhibited higher incidences of alcoholism with the most affected being those with blue eyes. We still don't know the reason" and more research is needed, cautions Li. ...

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  5. Blue-Eyed People More Prone to AlcoholismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | News Max

    People with blue eyes are at higher risk of alcoholism, according to a new study. European Americans with blue eyes show the strongest tendency among people of different eye colors to become addicted to alcohol, researchers found.

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  6. Nonprofit news: Home Again St. Johns raising funds for service centerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Financial News & Daily Record

    The Daily Record invites the local nonprofit community to submit news, announcements, success stories and other information they believe would be of interest to our readers. Email to: nonprofitnews@baileypub.com.

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  7. Maine can't afford to lose more substance abuse treatment optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Bangor Daily News

    We've all heard the word "anonymous" used when talking about people in recovery from alcoholism or drug addiction. There certainly are 12-step recovery groups that depend on traditions of anonymity for their programs' successes.

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  8. Iain Duncan Smith scraps target for raising children out of povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Mirror.co.uk

    Iain Duncan Smith has scrapped targets for raising children out of relative poverty , as the Government gives up on measuring child poverty in terms of money. Mr Duncan Smith announced plans to remove the official measure, which defines a child as being in poverty if it is in a household with less than 60% of the national median average income.

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  9. Scientists link blue eyes with alcoholismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Fox News

    ... searcher Arvis Sulovari. The researchers say these findings could help us better understand the roots of not only alcoholism but other psychiatric illnesses as well. (Check out how many Americans are considered to have a drinking problem .)

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  10. Marijuana Muddies Memory and Mixes with Alcohol to Make TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Scientific American

    ... to do so at the same time than to indulge in just one or the other. That's according to a study in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research . [Meenakshi S. Subbaraman and William C. Kerr, Simultaneous Versus Concurrent Use of ...

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  11. MediciNova, Inc. Announces The Completion Of Enrollment In Clinical...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | BioSpace

    MediciNova, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company traded on the NASDAQ Global Market and the JASDAQ Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange , today announced that the clinical trial of MN-166 in alcohol dependence has completed enrollment of 24 subjects. Yuichi Iwaki, MD, PhD, President and Chief Executive Officer of MediciNova, Inc., commented, "We are pleased that enrollment is now completed in our first study of MN-166 in alcohol dependence.

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  12. New community cafe opens in MontroseRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Montrose Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A new community cafe has been opened in Montrose to help people in the area recovering from drug and alcohol addiction.

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  13. Coronation Street's Carla Connor to develop serious gambling addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daily Mail

    Coronation Street's Carla Connor to develop serious gambling addiction... as she struggles to cope with guilt over fire deaths She's known to possess an addictive personality after her battle with alcoholism clouded her first few months on Coronation Street. Now Carla Connor is expected to develop a serious gambling problem after a simple poker win spirals into a bad habit.

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  14. Joe Manganiello Opens Up About His Addiction Struggles & Reveals ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Perez Hilton

    ... age and got to the other side of that. That's an ongoing battle." The 38-year-old revealed his struggle with alcoholism two years ago - when he shared that in his 20s he was homeless, jobless, and careless. The True Blood hunk discussed his ...

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  15. My Chemical Romance member joins Sum 41 singer for live showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | NME

    My Chemical Romance 's Mikey Way will joining Sum 41 frontman Deryck Whibley for a series of shows this month. Whibley was admitted to hospital last year after his liver and kidneys collapsed as a result of years of heavy drinking and alcohol addiction.

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  16. Do you have blue eyes? You're more likely to be an alcoholic:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daily Mail

    Study found people with light coloured eyes - blue, green, grey and brown - are more likely to become alcoholics than those with dark brown eyes Parts of genes that determine eye colour line up along same chromosome as the genes related to excessive alcohol use, researchers discovered But those with blue irises should beware, as they may be more likely to become alcoholics, according to new research. A study found those with light coloured eyes - including blue, green, grey and brown in the centre - were more likely to be dependent on drinking than those with dark brown eyes.

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  17. Craft beer can still make you an alcoholicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Independent Weekly

    I understand the new breweries, beer festivals and growler fill-up stations popping up all over the Triangle are great for business, and motivate people to get out of their homes to more social environments. However, I worry about the long-term costs to individuals and their families with respect to health and alcohol dependence.

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  18. Delaware leads the way in adopting legislation allowing estate executors access to online accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | ABA Journal

    Though the Internet is several decades old, fundamental regulatory questions are still being sorted out. For example, in the absence of a will, who - by default - should receive access to a deceased's email and social media accounts, cloud storage and online photos and medical records? Delaware recently became the first state to grant an estate's executor complete access to these so-called digital assets.

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  19. People with blue eyes drink more booze, scientists suggestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Metro UK News

    The study, by genetic researchers at the University of Vermont, found that people with blue eyes are more likely to become alcoholics. The work was led by Arvis Sulovari, a doctoral student in cellular, molecular and biological sciences, and Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Dawei Li, Ph.D. Li began his research in 2012 and built up a data base of 10,000 African Americans and European Americans.

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  20. Hospital-wide program for delirium, alcohol withdrawal and suicide/harm impacts readmission ratesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Medical News Today

    Approximately 20 percent of all patients admitted to a hospital have a mental health condition, either as a primary or a secondary diagnosis, and a recent report by the Institute of Medicine warned that there is a critical shortage of health care professionals who are equipped to provide mental health and geriatric care to these patients in the hospital setting. Often, these patients experience delirium, alcohol withdrawal and suicide harm , which put them at an increased risk for higher-than-average readmission rates.

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