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Wasted lives: The impact of policy on alcohol consumption and addiction - CBC.ca



CBC.ca
 
Wasted lives: The impact of policy on alcohol consumption and addiction 
CBC.ca
Alcohol sales bring in more money to the provincial government than natural gas royalties, forestry revenue or tobacco taxes, but some experts argue the social and healthcare costs outweigh the profits. In the past, the previous B.C. Liberal provincial ...

 


Global Alcohol Dependence Market and Competitive Landscape - 2017 - Research and Markets - Business Wire (press release)



Global Alcohol Dependence Market and Competitive Landscape - 2017 - Research and Markets 
Business Wire (press release)
The latest research, Global Alcohol Dependence Market and Competitive Landscape - 2017, provides comprehensive insights into Alcohol Dependence pipeline, epidemiology, market valuations, product sales, market forecast, product forecasts, and market ...

 


What is the Genetic Basis for Alcohol Dependence and Major Depression? - Medical News Bulletin



Medical News Bulletin
 
What is the Genetic Basis for Alcohol Dependence and Major Depression? 
Medical News Bulletin
Although the comorbidity of alcohol dependence and major depression is recognized, the underlying basis of their co-occurrence is not well understood. Studies indicate that alcohol dependence increases the risk of major depression1 and conversely ...

 


For those coping with alcohol addiction, Christmas is one of the toughest times of the year - The Independent



The Independent
 
For those coping with alcohol addiction, Christmas is one of the toughest times of the year 
The Independent
There's a saying that ? on balance ? it's probably better to be a heroin addict than an alcoholic. To a lot of people, this might seem ridiculous. To people like my friend *Naomi in recovery from a long-term alcohol dependency, the words strike a chord ...

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Mental health 'time out' for motorists - The Times



The Times
 
Mental health 'time out' for motorists 
The Times
Experts have recommended that patients suffering from serious psychiatric conditions should be declared unfit to drive for up to six months. In a paper in this month's Irish Medical Journal, about 300 occupational physicians and psychiatrists gave ...

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Global Alcohol Dependence Market and Competitive Landscape ... - Digital Journal



Global Alcohol Dependence Market and Competitive Landscape ... 
Digital Journal
The latest research, Global Alcohol Dependence Market and Competitive Landscape - 2017, provides comprehensive insights into Alcohol Dependence pipeline, epidemiology, market valuations, product sales, market forecast, product forecasts, and market ...

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Does Alcohol Dependence Alter the Gut Microbiome? - Medical News Bulletin



Medical News Bulletin
 
Does Alcohol Dependence Alter the Gut Microbiome? 
Medical News Bulletin
A study analyzed the gut microbiome of alcoholic patients with and without liver disease to determine the effects of alcohol dependence on gut bacteria. Alcohol dependence and abuse can lead to a host of symptoms and conditions, including psychiatric ...

 


Ho ho hold back ? why you should go easy on the festive booze this year - The Guardian



The Guardian
 
Ho ho hold back ? why you should go easy on the festive booze this year 
The Guardian
The only way to avoid being dependent on alcohol is not to drink at all, says David Nutt, professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial College London. ?We talk about capture rate, the percentage of users who end up addicted to a substance. Tobacco ...

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Could this software diagnose fetal alcohol spectrum disorders? - Medical News Today



Medical News Today
 
Could this software diagnose fetal alcohol spectrum disorders? 
Medical News Today
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs) refers to a range of conditions caused by a mother's consumption of alcohol during pregnancy. Alcohol travels through the placenta and is able to damage the growing fetus using a number of different mechanisms ...

 


How cancer could be treated with an old alcoholism drug - Medical News Today



Medical News Today
 
How cancer could be treated with an old alcoholism drug 
Medical News Today
New research exposes the mechanism by which the anti-alcohol addiction drug disulfiram, also known as Antabuse, could be used to treat cancer.

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