Ways to Celebrate Without Alcohol

Alcohol is usually around at special events. But you don’t need a drink to have a good time. To find the right sober activity for you, ask yourself this question: What are you looking to get out of the celebration? “It’s probably the social connection, the community, the esteem that it might bring,” says Eric… Continue reading Ways to Celebrate Without Alcohol

Half of Adults With ADHD Have Struggled With Alcohol, Drug Use

By Denise Mann HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Aug. 30, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Fully half of all young adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may also battle alcohol or drug abuse. And folks with ADHD who have a history of depression or anxiety are particularly vulnerable to substance abuse problems, a new study showed. “People… Continue reading Half of Adults With ADHD Have Struggled With Alcohol, Drug Use

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Half of Adults With ADHD Have Struggled With Alcohol, Drug Use

MONDAY, Aug. 30, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Fully half of all young adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may also battle alcohol or drug abuse. And folks with ADHD who have a history of depression or anxiety are particularly vulnerable to substance abuse problems, a new study showed. “People with ADHD… Continue reading Half of Adults With ADHD Have Struggled With Alcohol, Drug Use

Pride Month: Labour MP Dan Carden on alcohol addiction

An MP has given an emotional speech on his family’s support as he battled his alcohol addiction. In a Commons debate on Pride Month, Labour’s Dan Carden said addiction was “killing more people and ruining more lives than ever”, including those of MPs. The Liverpool Walton MP said: “I hope my openness today can help… Continue reading Pride Month: Labour MP Dan Carden on alcohol addiction

Study: Want to Have a Baby? Mind Your Alcohol

The women submitted monthly urine samples to assess pregnancy status, and their monthly cycle phases were calculated using a calendar-based method and compared between drinkers and nondrinkers. During the study, 133 women became pregnant, and outcomes showed an effect of alcohol — the more alcohol a woman drank, the less chance she had… Continue reading Study: Want to Have a Baby? Mind Your Alcohol

Today's HealthNews For You – Alcohol Ages Your Brain

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How to Choose the Right Place for Alcohol or Drug Rehab

SOURCES: Margaret A. E. Jarvis, MD, DFASAM, chief of addiction services, Geisinger Addiction Medicine; Geisinger Neuroscience Institute, Mechanicsville, PA. Paul H. Earley, MD, DFASAM, immediate past president, American Society of Addiction Medicine, College Park, GA. Marvin Ventrell, JD, chief executive officer, National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers, Denver, CO. The American Journal of Psychiatry:… Continue reading How to Choose the Right Place for Alcohol or Drug Rehab

Life After Alcohol

The second time he tried alcohol, at 16, Chris Marshall wrecked his mother’s car, racked up a DUI, and landed in jail. That did not scare him sober. Marshall loved how alcohol helped lubricate his social relationships and fortified his sense of belonging. When he entered the University of Texas at San… Continue reading Life After Alcohol

Alcohol Is No Friend to Social Distancing

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 11, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Maintaining adequate social distance from strangers — a key COVID-19 preventive measure — can be tough when you’re drinking alcohol, researchers say. In a new study, the researchers put more than 200 young social drinkers in different social situations in laboratory settings.… Continue reading Alcohol Is No Friend to Social Distancing