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  1. Conference marks ADA's 25th anniversaryRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... from human resources to supervisors, must know and follow ADA guidelines. A person who currently experiences alcoholism is not automatically denied protection. An alcoholic is protected by the ADA if her or she is qualified to perform the essential ...

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  2. Jason Isbell photographed in 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Billboard

    As any 12-stepper with a five-, 10- or 20-year chip will tell you, addiction is something you carry around with you, not something you cure. Written in the wake of a battle with A alcoholism, Jason Isbell 's brilliant 2013 Americana album Southeastern marked the A beginning of the former Drive-By Trucker 's own recovery.

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  3. Robbie Knievel pleads guilty in drunken driving caseRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Graham Leader

    The Montana Standard reports the youngest son of daredevil Evel Knievel on Thursday agreed to pay a $685 fine and enroll in an alcohol treatment program while pleading guilty to the misdemeanor charge. Knievel had planned a sobriety jump as part of a festival named for his dad, but the stunt was grounded because he had his license suspended by the April arrest.

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  4. Venturarecoverycenter.com Tackles the Most Significant Facets of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | SBWire

    While with alcohol dependence, there is already involvement of cognitive, behavioral, and physical changes in a person especially when there is alcohol deprivation. But, the fact is that both is a form of abusive consumption and addiction to a psychoactive substance like alcohol which should be treated in a drug and alcohol rehab center as soon as possible to prevent further complications.

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  5. There's no problem if Party Bear is roaming the Massachusetts woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Boston.com

    In the state of Massachusetts, the black bear population has exploded over the last 30 years - from only a few hundred to more than 4,500. And some are none too pleased about that .

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  6. Report: Binge Drinking Damages the Immune System; The CBCD Reviews the Medical EvidenceRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | World News Report

    ... to reach or exceed a blood-alcohol content of .08, as defined by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism - changes their behavior. But there is less awareness of alcohol's harmful effects in other areas, such as the immune system." ...

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  7. Moments of Conception 183: The Donut Scene from DodgeballRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Sports of Yore

    ... with a famously dry comedian. explained the story behind his lifelong sobriety in an industry flooded with alcoholism, saying that at a very young age, he saw what seemed like an experiment that everybody seemed to be conducting on themselves, but ...

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  8. Researchers find new method to halt the advance of liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... liver cancer, which often develops due to chronic inflammation caused by conditions such as viral hepatitis or alcoholism and has ... Swollen lymph nodes are often the earliest sign of metastatic spread of cancer cells. Now cancer researchers and ...

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  9. The myth of the 'middle class drink epidemic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Spectator

    With alcohol consumption falling every year for over a decade it is becoming increasingly difficult to sustain the myth that Britain is in the grips of a drinking epidemic, but where there's a will there's a way. One method is to focus on whichever group is drinking the most.

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  10. Biomarkers higher in binge drinkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Medical News Today

    ... 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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  11. Ballarat's Perkins, Powell award chancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Courier

    Gifted ballet student Sarah Perkins and Ballarat Health Services worker Suzanne Powell will be judged for their considerable services to the Ballarat community on Wednesday, September 2. The awards encourage, acknowledge and reward the valuable contributions individuals, communities and businesses are making throughout regional and rural Victoria. Finalists will be presented and winners announced at an awards gala presentation dinner at Etihad Stadium on Friday, October 16. Ms Perkins left Ballarat to Brisbane to follow her dream of performing in a ballet company at just 16 years of age.

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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. '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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. Understanding a MutantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Psychology Today

    In my last article , I offered a clinical analysis of Dylann Roof-the man responsible for the massacre at Emmanuel AME Church in South Carolina. I was careful to point out that in offering a psychological analysis of why he did what he did, I didn't in any way want to overlook the broader cultural issues and institutional racism that can undergird any form of psychopathology .

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