Alcoholism Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. South Korea's HangoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Al Jazeera

    You might be surprised to know that the biggest alcohol consumers are not drinking in sub-zero Siberia; they are in South Korea. But with an estimated 1.6 million alcoholics, and the social costs to health reaching $20bn a year, 101 East asks whether the cap can be put back on the Soju bottle.

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  2. Aging column: What you should know about neuropathyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Neuropathy in its simplest definition is nerve disease or damage. It is a relatively common condition and is not isolated to any particular part of the body.

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  3. Vancouver to add 3 more pot shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Columbian

    On Monday, the Vancouver City Council voted 5-1 in favor of increasing the number of pot shops in city limits from six stores to nine. Mayor Tim Leavitt was absent.

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  4. APRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... a row. NDAFW is organized by the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. NDAFW celebrates the inquisitive minds of teens by giving them space to ask questions about drugs and to get scientific ...

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  5. Collin Raye Commemorates 25 Years in Country Music with Return to Webster PRRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Webster Public Relations announces the return of country chart-topper Collin Raye to its roster following a previous partnership for PR representation in support of forthcoming new projects. The Arkansas native is known for over 40 top-charting hits including "Love, Me," "My Kind Of Girl," "That's My Story," "I Can Still Feel You."

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  6. VUMC Study May Offer Answers for Treating Depression in AlcoholicsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Newswise

    A study by researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center is offering a glimmer of hope to alcoholics who find it hard to remain sober because their abstinence is hounded by stubborn, difficult-to-treat depression. Using an anesthetic drug that also has antidepressant properties, and another drug that raises levels of a mood-enhancing natural chemical in the brain, the researchers found that they could alleviate depressive-like symptoms in a mouse model of alcoholism.

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  7. Former Arsenal star calls for aggressive approach against SouthamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Islington Gazette

    Kenny Sansom has urged Arsenal to be aggressive "from first whistle to last" when they take on Southampton at Emirates Stadium on Tuesday night. The Gunners want to get their title challenge back on track after slipping to third place - and they will also have revenge on their minds after their 4-0 battering against the Saints over the Christmas period.

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  8. Verizon Creates SOBERLINK Video to Promote Innovative New BreathalyzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Verizon's video illustrates the mobile-to-mobile technology that allows SOBERLINK participants to perform an alcohol test from anywhere and have the results instantly sent to SOBERLINK's portal. CYPRESS, CA, January 20, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- SOBERLINK, Inc., a leading innovator in mobile breath alcohol monitoring, is a proud partner of Verizon's Hosted Private Network program.

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  9. Employment Law Commentary, January 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | JD Supra

    If you have never dealt with an employee who is an alcoholic, rest assured, you will. Alcoholism has been described as the single largest, most destructive addiction in the United States, with an estimated seventeen million Americans struggling with some form of alcohol addiction.

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  10. St. Pete women's clinic opens brand new facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | ABC Action News

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Kathyrn Lynn lost her job four years ago, the depression of not being able to find another she said lead not only to an alcohol addiction, but homelessness and feeling helpless.

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  11. Tuesday's event pick: "Bill W. and Dr. Bob" at the Long CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Austin American Statesman

    ... New York stockbroker Bill Wilson becomes a hopeless drunk and surgeon Dr. Bob Smith is well into 30 years of alcoholism. Details: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 and 7 p.m. Feb. 7. $36-$46. 701 W. Riverside Drive. ...

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  12. Bradshaw House Opens Its Doors to Patients in Halls Gap, VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | SBWire

    Bradshaw House proudly announces the opening of their new, affordable, not for profit alcohol and drug rehabilitation facility in Halls Gap, Victoria, Australia. This facility features an experienced team offering 12 step based treatment plans, with intensive treatment programs running 28 days.

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  13. Karin LudewigRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Herald Gazette

    Karin Ludewig, a sober member of Alcoholics Anonymous for 33 years, died peacefully at the Sussman House Hospice Friday, Jan. 29. Her husband of 24 years, Walter, was holding her hand as she returned to the realm of her Higher Power, whom she chose to call God. Karin was considered an amazing woman with many talents.

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  14. Physicians find coffee reduces risk of liver cirrhosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Examiner.com

    A new analysis of all studies involving cirrhosis of the liver caused by any source shows that drinking an extra two cups of coffee per day can reduce the risk of cirrhosis of the liver by 44 percent. Dr. O. J. Kennedy of the Primary Care and Population Sciences Faculty of Medicine at the University of Southampton in Southampton in the United Kingdom and colleagues are the first to discover a simple preventative for cirrhosis that reduces the risk of death by at least 50 percent.

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  15. Vanderbilt study offers a glimmer of hope to alcoholics suffering from depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Medical News

    A study by researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center is offering a glimmer of hope to alcoholics who find it hard to remain sober because their abstinence is hounded by stubborn, difficult-to-treat depression. Using an anesthetic drug that also has antidepressant properties, and another drug that raises levels of a mood-enhancing natural chemical in the brain, the researchers found that they could alleviate depressive-like symptoms in a mouse model of alcoholism.

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  16. Industry Raises $1M for Shatterproof at ALISRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Hotel Business

    Hospitality industry executives at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit in Los Angeles raised more than $1 million to draw attention to the national epidemic of drug and alcohol addiction. More than 150 hotel executives rappelled down the 26-story JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. Live on Jan. 25 and 26 to benefit Shatterproof, a national organization committed to educating, empowering and equipping families, educators, healthcare providers, legislators and others to proactively address addiction among children and young adults.

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  17. Hospitality Industry Joins Forces And Raises $1 Million For ShatterproofRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Hotel Interactive

    Hospitality industry executives at The Americas Lodging Investment Summit in Los Angeles raised more than $1 million this week to draw attention to the national epidemic of drug and alcohol addiction. More than 150 hotel executives rappelled down the 26-story JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. Live on January 25th and 26th to benefit Shatterproof, a national organization committed to protecting our loved ones from addiction to illicit and prescription drugs and alcohol.

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  18. James F. MenzieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | RiverBender.com Obits

    He loved spending time with his family and going to visit with friends at the Wood River Donut Shop, playing softball and attended 25 years at Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. He is survived by two children and their spouses, Tina and Thomas Gegg of Alton, and James F. and Maria "JoLie" Menzie of Arizona; ten grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Mary Jean Boker of Jerseyville, Debbie Dean of Jerseyville, and Sandy Williams of Alton; He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Brandon Menzie; a brother, Bruce Menzie and a sister, Barbara Scoggins.

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  19. #HumanLikeUs Tim-Can Werning Says We are All HumanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Psychology Today

    Most men and women will grow up to love their pity servitude and will never dream of doing something good for others. Therefore they will never experience what I have experienced in the last half year.

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  20. Lakeview Health Encourages People to Love Their Recovery in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | PRWeb

    Recovery from alcohol and drug addiction is life changing and those who love their new sober lives are showing it in a powerful social media movement. Everyone in recovery has an incredible story to tell, and we want to encourage people to share their courageous journeys to sobriety and let others know all the things they love about their recovery.

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