Alcoholism Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Why employees' long hours can hurt your company's bottom lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | KFVS12

    A 60- to 80-hour workweek is a badge of honor for some professionals, but such a brutal schedule is unhealthy for them and their companies alike. If you and your employees work 80 hours a week, that means you have a severely limited amount of non-work time.

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  2. Football: Chad Toocheck bouncing back after NFL passes on drafting himRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Medina Gazette

    Chad Toocheck has overcome bigger obstacles, so he vows not to let the disappointment of not being selected in the 2015 NFL Draft keep him down. Chad Toocheck poses for a picture at Kenneth Dukes Stadium last year, where he played high school football for Medina.

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  3. Running in the a Meda: Taking action on a fitness routineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | SFGate

    I heard someone this past week refer to the old saying about accepting what you can't control and having courage to take action to control what you can. This is an important concept in physical fitness and comes up in many contexts.

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  4. Documentary on middle class alcoholism to be filmed in SalisburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Salisbury Journal

    A NEW television documentary about alcoholism among the middle classes is set to be filmed in Salisbury and producers are looking to speak to people suffering from dependency issues. The programme, which will feature on Sky ONE later this year, is examining the worrying growth in numbers of 'white collar' workers and people from affluent backgrounds who are consuming too much alcohol.

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  5. Study documents extent of unexpected sexual consequences for young women who drink alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Medical News Today

    In-depth interviews conducted by researchers at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine of 20 young women attending an urban sexually transmitted disease clinic have documented a variety of unexpected, unintended sexual encounters linked to their alcohol use before sex occurs. Links between alcohol use and risky or deleterious sexual encounters are not necessarily new, say investigators, but this small study identifies very specifically the disconnect between what young women have in mind when they drink and have sex and what really happens.

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  6. Why addiction isn't a disease but instead the result of 'deep learning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Age

    ... such as falling in love or religious conversion. And while the American Medical Association may have classified alcoholism as a disease in 1956 and obesity in 2013, it hasn't gone so far as to similarly smote love or Catholicism. "It even applies to ...

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  7. Even light drinking ups your risk of cancer: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | New York Daily News

    Researchers at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health in Boston have revealed that moderate consumption of alcohol doesn't prevent health problems, especially among women. The results were published in the British Medical Journal on August 18. Alcohol remains one of the main risk factors for numerous cancers, especially those of the colon, liver, larynx and esophagus.

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  8. Long-term medication essential for some opioid drug abusers in treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | MassLive.com

    Dr. Robert Roose is the chief medical officer of addiction services for the Sisters of Providence Health System. Medication is an important part of treatment for individuals addicted to opioid drugs, a fact that is often misunderstood, said Dr. Robert Roose , chief medical officer of addiction services for the Sisters of Providence Health System.

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  9. Movie Review: Where Hope GrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Iol.co.za

    A washed-up professional baseball player with a drinking problem seeks redemption - or, rather, redemption seeks him, in the form of a kindhearted grocery store clerk with Down syndrome - in the unapologetically melodramatic Where Hope Grows. What would otherwise be a predictable and somewhat tired advertisement for Alcoholics Anonymous is given a slight twist by the presence of David DeSanctis as the aptly nicknamed Produce, a developmentally disabled young man who has memorised the SKU numbers for every fruit and vegetable in the store where he works, and dispenses hugs and Biblical wisdom to shoppers.

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  10. Sarah Harding on her new sound, going solo and catching up with CherylRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Bournemouth Echo

    INCREDIBLY it's 13 years since Sarah Harding shot to fame as a member of pop group Girls Aloud. Along with Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Nicola Roberts, Kimberley Walsh and Nadine Coyle, they were plucked from obscurity on the TV talent show Popstars: The Rivals, and landed the number one spot in the charts as the newly formed group.

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  11. New Option for Drug AddictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    The Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse reported yesterday the million dollar program will take place at the McPike Addiction Treatment Center on Court Street.

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  12. Matthew Perry Talks Sobriety: 'I'm an Award-Winning Alcoholic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | ETonline

    "I'm an award-winning alcoholic, I guess," the Friends star joked to The Hollywood Reporter about accepting the Phoenix Rising Award from nonprofit rehabilitation organization Phoenix House. "I shouldn't be getting an award; Phoenix House should be getting an award."

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  13. LVRC Takes on the Challenges of a 24-Hour TownRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | PRWeb

    ... encouraged to participate. By working together as a unit, families suffering from the chaos and despair caused by alcoholism or drug addiction can help their loved ones find recovery. Las Vegas Recovery Center's highly respected professional staff ...

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  14. Heroin overdose deaths rising in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... "There's nothing that can compare from opiate or painkillers," explained Daisy Carter at the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. "No other drug out there but heroin," Carter said heroin becomes a quick fix. "It's cheaper and much ...

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  15. Black and Blue: A History of Devastating Losses by the Carolina PanthersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Cat Scratch Reader

    I've long stated that the black cat could not been have been a more appropriate mascot for our beloved Panthers. No strangers to tragedy, we've seen it all in Carolina.

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  16. Smokers and alcohol abusers should PAY for NHS treatment says new studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Mirror.co.uk

    Almost nine in ten of us believe alcohol abusers should pay for their own treatment and not get it free on the NHS, a comprehensive new study reveals. Last year more than 1.4 million people used NHS drug and alcohol services - including rehabilitation - at a total cost of A 136 million.

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  17. Alcohol abuse 'kills 20 Scots every week'Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Scotsman.com

    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. CHEAP drink has been blamed for a rise in alcohol-related deaths last year, as further calls were made for minimum unit pricing to tackle Scotland's heavy drinking culture.

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  18. Sanctuary Drug Rehab Center Helps with Comprehensive Rehabilitation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | SBWire

    The Sanctuary is one of the most respect drug rehab centers that helps in healing the body through various specialized rehabilitation programs designed by the experts, and implemented in the drug treatment centers under the supervision of experts. The recovery program of the drug and alcohol treatment centers at Sanctuary are focused on helping patients come out of their addiction in a natural manner through the holistic programs practiced at Sanctuary.

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  19. Valeant to buy "female viagra" maker Sprout for $1bnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | In-PharmaTechnologist.com

    News of the agreement comes just two days after Sprout's drug Addyi - a treatment for low sexual desire in premenopausal women - was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration . Canada-based Valeant will pay Sprout co-founders Cindy and Robert Whitehead $500m when the deal completes later this year, a further $500m in the first quarter next year and share of future profits.

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  20. 'Female Viagra'? Think again, says one OHSU profRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Business Journal

    Addyi, or flibanserin, a recently approved medication for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in premenopausal women is nothing like Viagra, even though it has been touted as such following its approval by the FDA earlier this week, said Dr. Karen Adams , a clinical OB/Gyn professor and director of the Midlife Women's Clinic at the OHSU Center for Women's Health. "Viagra works to improve blood flow to the penis and it works almost 100 percent of the time in men, whereas flibanserin works in the brain, it works on brain chemicals, and it has to be taken daily," she said.

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