Alcoholism Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Overeating caused by a hormone deficiency in brain?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Medical News Today

    New Rutgers study finds absence of peptide linked to preference for fatty food and eating for pleasure rather than hunger If you find yourself downing that extra piece of chocolate fudge cake even though you're not hungry, it might be the absence of a hormone in your brain that's causing you to overeat purely for pleasure. In a new Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School study published in Cell Reports , researchers found that when the hormone glucagon like peptide-1 was reduced in the central nervous system of laboratory mice, they overate and consumed more high fat food.

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  2. Study links 'successful aging' with greater risk of harmful drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Medical News Today

    ... social problem" among what he calls "successful agers." According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, around 16.6 million adults in the US have an alcohol use disorder. Each year, more than 88,000 Americans die from ...

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  3. Biomarkers Higher in Binge DrinkersRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2010 | Science Daily

    ... report three or more binge drinking episodes in the prior two weeks." The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism defines binge drinking as a pattern of drinking that brings a person's blood alcohol concentration to 0.08 or above. This ...

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  4. 'I'm addicted to pornography'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Iol.co.za

    I have everything I need: money, love, health, sex and happiness. But now and again, I log on to various websites and spend a couple of hours locked in my guilty secret.

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  5. Friday, July 24 CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com. 9:30 a.m. - Mother Goose Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Stories and activities for infants and their caregivers.

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  6. Kim Richards Opens Up About How She Knew It Was Time to Return to RehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    A week after her April arrest for drunken antics at the Beverly Hills Hotel, the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star went to a rehabilitation facility to deal with her alcoholism. She has struggled publicly with addiction, including several showdowns with her fellow Housewives on TV.

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  7. Daron Norwood, 1990s Country Star, Dies at 49Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | WDVD-FM Detroit

    The country music world was saddened by the death of 1990s performer Daron Norwood on Wednesday at the age of 49. The singer, who was found unresponsive in his Hereford, Texas, apartment, signed with Giant Records in the early 1990s amid the boom in the format led by artists such as Garth Brooks and Alan Jackson. The son of a preacher, Norwood moved to Nashville in 1988.

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  8. Irrational Man review: Charmingly watchable despite all the usual plot pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Canada.com

    Emma Stone, left, and Joaquin Phoenix star in Irrational Man, which features many standard Allen tropes: Older man, younger woman, Russian authors, German philosophers and 'French postwar rationalizing.' Woody Allen in Hannah and Her Sisters, famously referred to masturbation as a hobby.

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  9. Councillors accept hepatitis challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Campbell River Mirror

    Leanne Wingert of AIDS Vancouver Island challenged city councillors at their Monday meeting to step up and best Courtenay councillors in getting tested for hepatitis C. The testing takes place on Tuesday, July 28 to coincide with World Hepatitis Day, which aims to bring awareness of the disease and erase the stigma associated with the condition. Wingert said hepatitis means inflammation of the liver which can be caused by illness, alcohol abuse, or other medical conditions.

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  10. Low-stakes mystery unfolds in modest 'Paper Towns'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Daily Herald

    A low-key vibe is both the greatest strength and the greatest weakness of "Paper Towns," Jake Schreier's self-consciously modest adaptation of John Green's 2008 novel. Green also wrote "The Fault in Our Stars," the movie version of which was well on its way to becoming a huge hit this time last summer.

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  11. When you're depressed, who can you call?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Char-Koosta News

    Many don't even want to acknowledge the depression let alone talk about it. The more you understand the symptoms and issues that surround depression, the better you can cope, help, and uncover what works and what is not helpful.

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  12. Biomarker Higher in Binge DrinkersRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Newswise

    ... report three or more binge drinking episodes in the prior two weeks." The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism defines binge drinking as a pattern of drinking that brings a person's blood alcohol concentration to 0.08 or above. This ...

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  13. Choices Recovery Founder Per Wickstrom Interviewed on eHealth RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | PRWeb

    ... Hosted by Eric Michaels, the interview concentrated on identifying the problems surrounding drug abuse and alcoholism, how to identify these problems, and potential solutions to these problems. "I would like to thank Mr. Michaels and eHealth Radio ...

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  14. Teen drinking, smoking on the declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KNDU

    Penn State researchers reviewed information from nearly 600,000 high school seniors surveyed about their substance use between 1976 and 2013. The results showed an increase in marijuana use, particularly among black teens.

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  15. Overeating caused by a hormone deficiency in brain?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | PhysOrg Weblog

    If you find yourself downing that extra piece of chocolate fudge cake even though you're not hungry, it might be the absence of a hormone in your brain that's causing you to overeat purely for pleasure. In a new Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School study published in Cell Reports , researchers found that when the hormone glucagon like peptide-1 was reduced in the central nervous system of laboratory mice , they overate and consumed more high fat food.

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  16. Cannabis psychosis: gender mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Medical News Today

    New research by health scientists at the University of York has revealed that a greater proportion of men than women suffer from cannabis psychosis . There has been much research exploring the nature of the relationship between cannabis - the most widely used illicit drug in the United Kingdom - and psychosis, however the role of gender in relation to cannabis psychosis is less well explored and understood.

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  17. Kim Richards Talks About Struggles With Alcohol: "I've Always Loved Sobriety"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | People

    Kim Richards addressed her issues with alcohol abuse and sobriety in an interview Wednesday with Entertainment Tonight . The reality star also talked about her infamous Dr. Phil interview and the night of her arrest at the Beverly Hills Hotel .

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  18. Teen Drinking, Smoking on the Decline, U.S. Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WebMD

    Penn State researchers reviewed information from nearly 600,000 high school seniors surveyed about their substance use between 1976 and 2013. The results showed an increase in marijuana use, particularly among black teens.

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  19. Squirrel gets a drunka , causes hundreds of dollars in damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Washington Post

    According to an account given to the BBC , the Honeybourne Railway Club was totally trashed by a squirrel who may have been totally trashed himself. The secretary of the club reported finding the place covered in tipped over glasses, then seeing a squirrel -- one who he believed had gotten into the beer and had a few too many -- stagger out from behind some potato chips.

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    Thursday Jul 23 | Daily Star

    ... like this, according to a 2015 study by Beat. And there seems to be a strong link between eating disorders and alcoholism, as 37.5% of people with bulimia reported excessive alcohol use, and 26.8% reported alcohol abuse or alcohol dependence. Shona ...

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