Alcoholism Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. "Drunkorexia" a disturbing and dangerous trend on college campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    As college students across the country prepare to head back to campus, doctors are warning about a dangerous drinking habit they're calling "Drunkorexia." The practice involves skipping meals and working out excessively before a night of heavy drinking, as students try to cut calories and get drunk faster.

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  2. Easton Hospital IT team donates bike to Safe Harbor programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | NJ.com

    The Easton Hospital IT team donated a bicycle to Safe Harbor 's new Bridge Buddy program, which partners members of the community with individuals who are starting recovery from drug and alcohol abuse. "The bike will serve as a positive distraction for recovery participants who await admittance to a treatment program," said Anita Mitchell, Safe Harbor's executive director.

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  3. Scientists discover promising approach to combat life-threatening...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Medical News

    Patients suffering from liver cirrhosis often die of life-threatening bacterial infections. In these patients the immune cells are unable to eliminate the bacterial infections.

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  4. Spike in pregnant moms abusing drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Iol.co.za

    More pregnant women are abusing drugs and alcohol, with the incidence of substance use at Mowbray Maternity Hospital increasing almost threefold over the past five years, the provincial Health Department says. With more than 10 000 deliveries annually, Mowbray Maternity Hospital is the largest dedicated maternity hospital in South Africa and has also reported that more women with complicated pregnancies, and other health conditions, including hypertension , tuberculosis and HIV/Aids have been referred to the facility.

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  5. BAT117213: Ileal bile acid transporter (IBAT) inhibition as a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | BioMed Central

    Pruritus is a symptom commonly experienced by patients with cholestatic liver diseases such as primary biliary cholangitis . Bile acids have been proposed as potential pruritogens in PBC.

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  6. Drunkorexia' a disturbing, dangerous trend on college campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    Organizers have determined the winners for the annual Port Huron to Mackinac Island sailboat race on Lake Huro TWINS-TIGERS Boyd terrific, Upton homers as Tigers shut down Twins 1-0 DETROIT - Matt Boyd allowed three hits over six innings and the ROANOKE - As college students across the country prepare to head back to campus, doctors are warning about a dangerous drinking habit they're calling "Drunkorexia." The practice involves skipping meals and working out excessively before a night of heavy drinking, as students try to cut calories and get drunk faster.

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  7. Short, wide glass sits on bar with pile of money, photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    As college students across the country prepare to head back to campus, doctors are warning about a dangerous drinking habit they're calling "Drunkorexia." The practice involves skipping meals and working out excessively before a night of heavy drinking, as students try to cut calories and get drunk faster.

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  8. a Drunkorexiaa a disturbing, dangerous trend on college campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    As college students across the country prepare to head back to campus, doctors are warning about a dangerous drinking habit they're calling "Drunkorexia." The practice involves skipping meals and working out excessively before a night of heavy drinking, as students try to cut calories and get drunk faster.

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  9. Fighting life-threatening bacteria without antibioticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Tracked down the mechanisms of dangerous infections in patients with cirrhosis of the liver: Alisa Ismaili, Lisa Mareike Assmus, Dr. Zeinab Abdullah, Carl-Philipp Hackstein . Credit: Rolf Mueller/UKB-UKom Patients suffering from liver cirrhosis often die of life-threatening bacterial infections.

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  10. Scientists are Fighting Life-Threatening Bacteria Without AntibioticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Infection Control Today

    From left are researchers Alisa Ismaili, Lisa Mareike Assmus, Dr. Zeinab Abdullah and Carl-Philipp Hackstein. Courtesy of Rolf Mueller/UKB-UKom Patients suffering from liver cirrhosis often die of life-threatening bacterial infections.

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  11. All welcome at Alcoholics Anonymous event Saturday at PS 48Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | SILive.com

    Staten Island's annual "Share-A-Day" event hosted by Alcoholics Anonymous will take place Saturday, July 23, at PS 48, at 1050 Targee St. from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The gathering is free and open to the public. Coffee and other refreshments are served all day and it includes lunch.

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  12. AAC Holdings' (AAC) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at MizuhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Daily Political

    They currently have a $26.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $24.00. AAC Holdings opened at 23.03 on Monday.

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  13. Scientists pinpoint a neural center of resilienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Why some people handle stress better than others is a question that has fascinated scientists for decades. Now a Yale-led team reports that flexible brain activity in a particular area of the brain may predict resilience.

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  14. U of L awarded grant for alcohol research centerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    The University of Louisville says researchers at the school have received a nearly $8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for an alcohol research center. The statement says the center at U of L will be one of 20 in the country designated as a National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Alcohol Research Center.

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  15. Indivior PLC (INDV) Cut to "Neutral" at Citigroup Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They presently have a GBX 280 price target on the specialty pharmaceutical company's stock, up from their previous price target of GBX 230 . Citigroup Inc.'s price target would indicate a potential upside of 3.63% from the stock's previous close.

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  16. A Lighter Shade Of Brown Rapper, Bobby "DTTX" Ramirez, Dies At 46Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Vibe

    After being in a coma for nearly two weeks, A Lighter Shade of Brown rapper Bobby "DTTX" Ramirez died Monday . He was 46. According to TMZ Ramirez was found unresponsive in Las Vegas on July 7. He reportedly had a temperature of 107 degrees and was placed on life support at the Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center .

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  17. 'Pokemon Go' leads players to sex offender's homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | 12NewsNow.Com

    The addictive cellphone game "Pokemon Go" has led people to unlikely places to collect digital monsters - including the gates of a Central California ranch that houses alcoholics and sex offenders. KSBY-TV reports that the game has a "Pokestop" at the outdoor sign of Sunny Acres, a San Luis Obispo sober-living facility for the homeless, recovering drug and alcohol addicts, the mentally ill and released sex offenders.

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  18. Risk of Relapse to Alcohol Drops after 5 Years of SobrietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Psychology Today

    After 5 years of abstinence, a former alcoholic has approximately the same risk of relapse as a member of the general US population has of developing alcoholism.1 Let's unpack this claim, and consider what it means for those who struggle with addiction. This article will review the academic literature pertaining to addiction and remission.

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  19. 'They told me I would die' - Cicinho reveals battle with alcoholismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Goal.com

    The Brazilian was frank about his previous problems with addiction during an interview, stating that he almost lost his life after a heavy drinking session before recovering Former Real Madrid full-back Cicinho has revealed how he was warned he was putting his life in danger due to excessive drinking. The 36-year-old, who most recently played for Turkish club Sivasspor, was part of Madrid's LaLiga title-winning side of 2006-07 before he joined Roma, but his career tailed off after an initially promising spell in the Italian capital.

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  20. New addiction recovery center opens in NHRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    There was a grand opening Monday for a new addiction recovery center in Claremont, New Hampshire. It comes as President Obama is set to sign the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act.

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