Alcoholism Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Medication may stop drug and alcohol addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Hitoshi Morikawa and his team have discovered that an FDA-approved antihypertensive drug can stop cocaine or alcohol addiction in rats. Credit: University of Texas at Austin Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have successfully stopped cocaine and alcohol addiction in experiments using a drug already approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat high blood pressure.

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  2. Michael Charness named recipient of Henry Rosett Award for FASD researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Medical News

    Michael Charness, MD, professor of neurology and associate dean of veterans affairs at Boston University School of Medicine and Chief of Staff of the VA Boston Health Care System has been selected by the Rosett Committee of the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Study Group as the 2015 recipient of the Henry Rosett Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders field. Each year, the FASDSG of the Research Society on Alcoholism honors a researcher who has made a substantial contribution to the field of alcohol-induced teratology or physiological abnormalities.

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  3. CASAC To Hold Educational Session On Tobacco DependenceRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    The Chautauqua Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Council is holding, free of charge, an educational session for community members and professionals entitled "Tobacco Dependence and the Benefits of Quitting" from 9-11:30 a.m. Thursday, July 16, at First Presbyterian Church, Fredonia.

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  4. Medication may stop drug and alcohol addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | EurekAlert!

    ... research was supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, both of which are part of the National Institutes of Health. Read the article "L-type Ca2+ channel blockade with ...

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  5. Morgan James Publishing Releases Story of Hope and HealingRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Christian Newswire

    ... like she expected, but it was what she needed. Anonymous No More provides an honest look at the devastation that alcoholism can bring, but it also offers a taste of the sweetness that freedom from addiction brings. Massey proves that no one is too ...

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  6. Beer Industry Contributes $200 Billion to U.S. EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | CSP

    A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and retailers, directly and indirectly contributes more than $198 billion annually to the U.S. economy. The study, commissioned by the Beer Institute and the National Beer Wholesalers Association , also shows that the industry provides nearly 1.9 million jobsgenerating nearly $62 billion in wages and benefits.

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  7. Construction Underway For New Treatment Center in Twin FallsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | KMVT Twin Falls

    Construction is underway for a new treatment recovery center in Twin Falls. Demolition began Monday on the 17,000 square foot building at the County West Facility.

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  8. Vallejo womana s drum circle heals, continues NativeAmerican cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... serious about it,” Wagner said. The cause is also personal to the Vallejoan, who was struggling with alcoholism for decades. She's now been clean and sober for 23 years. “I tried (Alcoholic Anonymous) but it didn't sit well with ...

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  9. Justin Bihag "JBleezy" from Dog the Bounty Hunter isn't done yetaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | PRLog US Entertainment

    After four seasons on the decade's long reality show Dog the Bounty Hunter, Justin Bihag makes a decision to launch his musical career. PRLog - June 22, 2015 - DENVER -- Justin's single Fly Away has hit hard and he is crowd funding for a video to be released in August along side the single.

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  10. Doyel: I'm moved on from Pete Rose's liesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Indianapolis Star

    Pete Rose is a gambling addict and a liar. That's what we knew before ESPN's "Outside the Lines" reported Monday that he bet on baseball not just when he managed the Reds, but when he played for them.

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  11. Doyel: Rose gambled and lied. Been there, gotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Journal and Courier

    Doyel: Rose gambled and lied. Been there, got over it. Pete Rose is a gambling addict and a liar who has paid enormously for more than 25 years Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1Lqb9Dn ESPN's "Outside the Lines" reported Monday that former Cincinnati Reds' player and manager Pete Rose bet on baseball not just when he managed the Reds, but when he played for them as well.

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  12. Marin IJ Editorial: Fairfax theater serves up debate over beer and wineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Marin Independent Journal

    The owner of Fairfax Theatre 6 wants to upgrade the old movie house, but his plans to also add beer and wine has created a local tempest. Although several Marin theaters already offer beer and wine sales, the Fairfax proposal has drawn opposition from local groups focused on combating alcohol abuse.

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  13. The Progress of Fighting Lyme Disease (& Co-infections) 14: A Diary About NothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Daily Kos

    Yes, it's a Seinfeld reference, because I feel I am caught in an episode of his show. That is, the more things ever-so-slightly change, the more stasis has a tight grip on me.

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  14. Nxne Film Review: Amy is a haunting look at the life and death of Amy WinehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | ChartAttack

    ... says he's not the " Machiavellian puppet master " the film implies he was. Amy does tie some of her depression, alcoholism, drug use and relapses to their tumultuous and inseparable relationship and puts the blame of her lowest lows on him. But what ...

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  15. Study: Global Alcohol Abuse Down 7% Since 1990, But Up 5.5% in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Cybercast News Service

    A new study funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation found that while alcohol abuse decreased 7.6 percent globally since 1990, it increased 5.5 percent in the United States during that same time period. The research, published in The Lancet on June 8, found that 76.8 million people in the world were diagnosed with Alcohol Use Disorder in 2013 a figure greater than the population of more than 200 countries, including the United Kingdom .

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  16. Bmannzz Rokk BuzzzRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Q104.5

    ... new interview with Billboard magazine, Eddie Van Halen has accused Sammy Hagar of exaggerating depictions of his alcoholism in his 2011 autobiography, 'Red: My Uncensored Life in Rock.' "Around 2004, I suppose I became a very angry drunk," said Van ...

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  17. Ronnie Wood Photographs To Appear In ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | ContactMusic.com

    Photographer Nathan Browning took the off-duty snaps of the guitarist relaxing at home after a chance meeting with him in 2010 led to the snapper joining the band on tour. Browning credits Wood, who has battled substance abuse in the past, with helping him kick drink and drugs by introducing him to Narcotics and Alcoholics Anonymous meetings after he blacked out during one concert.

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  18. Former homeless residents chip in to give Miami's Lazaro Valdivia proper funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Daily Mail

    Lazaro Valdivia once lived alongside people who were homeless due to drug and alcohol addiction, mental health issues, and physical disabilities Friends collected $1,100 within a week of his death and almost everyone at the Brownsville center for the homeless showed up for Valdivia's service When a 53-year-old man with no family died in Miami on Mother's Day, his formerly homeless friends pooled money for a proper burial and memorial service. Lazaro Valdivia lived at Brownsville Christian Housing Center with others who used to be homeless due to drug and alcohol addiction, mental health issues and physical disabilities.

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  19. Jonathan Rhys Meyers transforms in smart blue suit just weeks after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    The actor was back to his former dapper self in a smart suit and shades as he strolled through London this weekend Jonathan Rhys Meyers has transformed just weeks after he sparked concern as pictures emerged of him drinking in the street. The actor - who has publicly battled alcohol addiction in the past - appeared to stumble as he struggled to keep his eyes open, while carrying the bottle by his side.

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  20. Paul Bennett inquest: Man who had sex with postbox died after drug overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    A man who was found dead a month after he was in court for simulating sex with a postbox died after overdosing on a cocktail of drugs, an inquest heard. Paul Bennett was found slumped over a wall behind Chinese restaurant Shanghai Palace near Poolstock Lane in Wigan on February 21. The 45-year-old's death occurred the day after he had been discharged from hospital following a drug overdose .

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