UCLA study IDs a promising new treatment for alcoholism

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We want to know whether this medication may actually reduce cravings for alcohol; whether it might change how you feel when you do drink alcohol. And to get those answers we bring them into the laboratory, we administer the medication for a period of time and then present our patients with alcohol and record how […]

Another Period – Too Much Cocaine Wine

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More cocaine wine? – Yes. – A little bit more won’t hurt. Any lady in Newport society needs to know how to hold her liquor. Well, I can hold my liquor better than anyone! Me, too! Oh, my goodness, that sounds like a challenge. Shall we see who can drink it the fastest? – Oh! […]

Americans Try Thai Alcohol

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– I feel like a lot of their liquors have snakes in them. – Hopefully this isn’t, like, The Hangover II, which was incredibly disappointing. – I’m probably going to throw up. – If it has alcohol, I’m going to like it. – I will probably dislike it. (Thai music) – Cheers, welcome to Thailand. […]

Can Alcohol Cause Cancer?

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“Can Alcohol Cause Cancer?” We’ve known about the possible association between the consumption of alcohol with excessive mortality from cancer for more than a hundred years. Though the evidence is accumulating that alcohol drinking is also associated with pancreatic cancer, prostate cancer, and melanoma, we’re pretty certain that alcohol increases risk of mouth cancer, throat […]

Side Effects of Beer & Disadvantages of Drinking Beer – No One Will EVER Tell You!

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Side effects of Beer beer is an old and popular beverage around the world believed by many to be the oldest fermented drink there is the third most popular drink in the world ranking only behind water and tea beer is the alcoholic beverage of choice for most drinkers beer is sold and bottles and […]

Japanese Non-Alcoholic Beer & Wine Tasting

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*intro music* Matt: Tonight, we’re on a mission. Ryan: And that mission is to get as fucked up as humanly posible. Matt: And no one knows how to get fucked up better than the Japanese. *American National Anthem plays* Matt: So that’s why we’re here in Little Tokyo. Ryan: To score some authentic Japanese booze. […]

No alcohol allowed: Teens lead the fight against alcoholism in Saskatchewan | Sober House

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We’re just a group of teenagers from a high school. We never thought we were going to get this far. Ayla: We got this. This is going places. This is going to do something. It’s going to make a change. Paywapin: Like, we tell our stories, and they listen and they think about it. Who […]

Alcohol Effects on the Developing Brain (www.fasdoutreach.ca)

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In this module you will develop an understanding of; the effects of alcohol on the developing fetus, how these alcohol effects may impact learning and behaviour and certain relevant facts about alcohol and prevention of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder or FASD. During the nine months of pregnancy alcohol crosses the placenta freely and causes damage […]

Personalized Treatment for Alcohol Addiction – Markus Heilig, NIH Clinician Scientist

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>>So alcohol addiction is one of the greatest public health problems we have. It’s the third most common cause of preventable death in the U.S. We have some options for treating patients with alcohol addiction, but they are very limited in what they can do. So what we are about here is try to understand […]

Kelly Diedring Harris presents the Advent Wine Opener on HSN; Dec 2014

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MUCH FOR SHOPPING WITH M US YOU’RE WATCHING HSN U MY NAME IS MARLO SMITH HOW MANY OF US ENJOY WINES? ARE WE RAISING HANDS? THE CHALLENGE HAN WITH THE BEAUTIFUL WITH BOTTLE OF WINE IS BOTTLE GETTING IT OPEN, WHAT IF WE COULD GIVE YOU AIN’T NO FUSS BOTTLE WINE OPENER? THAT’S WHEN THE […]