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Causes of Alcoholism and Eating Disorders May Share Common Genes by Lena Butler Posted Fri 23 Aug 2013 10:17am Alcoholism and eating disorders might just be not-so-distant cousins, according to new research. According to a study in the September issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, people with alcohol dependence may be more genetically susceptible to certain types of eating disorders, and vice-versa. For the study, researchers from the Wa ... Read on »
Cory Monteith Death Caused By Alcohol and Heroin Overdose by Lena Butler Posted Wed 17 Jul 2013 1:04am The sudden death of Glee actor Cory Monteith last Saturday has shocked not only his fellow cast members, but also his fans around the world. Now, the post-mortem autopsy conducted July 15 has revealed the cause of death. British Columbia Coroners Service released a statement July 16, saying that Monteith died due to “mixed-drug toxicity [...] Read on »
"Working Alcoholics Cause Headaches for Companies --Alcohol Awareness Month Brings the Sobering Reality of Workplace Alcoholism" by Portland Prevention Posted Fri 03 Apr 2009 12:00am (Hat Tip: Raise The Bottom Blog / ) "April is Alcohol Awareness Month and one way companies are getting involved is with public awareness campaigns about workplace alcoholism. The cost of alcoholism and other drug addictions in the U.S. workforce exceeds $100 billion a year, according to the National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Dru ... Read on »
Alcohol causes cancer - even i ... by John R. Posted Sat 09 Apr 2011 5:30am Alcohol causes cancer - even if you drink just over a pint of beer a day (?) As soon as I saw the title of this article, I knew that it would be like shooting fish in a barrel to debunk it. It was however even more amusing than I thought. The funniest bit occurs in the abstract of the original journal article . The "Results" section of the ... Read on »
Alcohol causes cancer, and here’s the evidence by Cancer Research UK Patient Expert Posted Thu 28 Jan 2010 12:00am Alcohol causes at least seven types of cancer This week, the Department of Health is launching a new advertising campaign to raise awareness of how alcohol can affect your health in the long-term. Many of us are aware of the short-term effects of drinking too much – feeling sick, a hangover, a spot of embarrassment, a vague b ... Read on »
How Alcohol Causes Beer Bellies by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Sun 28 Mar 2010 10:57pm Beer bellies, we have all seen them, some of us have them.  Some people display them with pride and other people work hard to rid themselves of the beer belly in search of the six pack abdomen.  Ironic isn’t it? Calories in Alcohol Causes Beer Bellies Alcohol contains a huge amount of calories, after consuming only a few beers yo ... Read on »
alcoholism can cause infertility by Doris C. Complimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 21 Jul 2008 10:00am All of us like to have a glass of wine or two during meal time. Drinking alcohol has been perceived as a social activity and well accepted by most people, as long as it is not done overboard. I know that some people have specialwine refrigeratorsin their homes to store their gourmet collection of wines. Wine drinking has become a lifestyle in the ... Read on »
More Internet Time, Less Sleep and More Alcohol are Causes of Weight Gain in Adolescent Females by Gina Nick Doctor of Philosophy Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:04pm A research study published in the Journal of Pediatrics followed over 5,000 girls aged 14-21 from around the United States to see if there were any correlations between alcohol consumption, internet usage, coffee (with caffeine) intake, sleep and increases in body mass index.  Females, aged 18+ years who slept less than or equal to five h ... Read on »
Alcohol neither causes nor prevents depression by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Sat 14 Sep 2013 4:11am Posted by Neill Abayon A new study does not support the belief that alcohol consumption causes depression - nor that it prevents it. This was the conclusion of clinical neuroscientists from the University of Western Australia (UWA). They write about their findings in a paper published online recently in the journal Molecular ... Read on »
Can Alcohol Cause Kidney Failure by Pkd Z. Facebook Posted Thu 12 Dec 2013 3:45am Alchohol can have an great adverse impacts on kidneys. Long-term alcoholism may cause kidney function decline, even kidney failure.   Read on »