How’s this for peer pressure? Not only do the cool kids smoke pot, but it turns out the smart kids do, too. We joke, of course. But a new study suggests that teens with high scores on academic exams were almost twice as likely as low-scoring peers to use cannabis persistently at ages 18 to 20. Show More Summary
For U.S. adults, dependency rates are currently 12 percent for alcohol and 2-3 percent for illicit drugs. Countless medical therapies exist for addiction and related depression — but what if medications don’t work? It’s estimated that...Show More Summary
If administrators forgave him for his non-crime, people might mistake them for the Christians they pretend to be.
A state House panel wants to ban powdered alcohol in South Dakota. The Commerce and Energy Committee voted 10-3 Friday to send the bill to the chamber's floor. It has … Click to Continue »
In “Pretending Is Lying,” the Belgian graphic novelist Dominique Goblet recalls the troubled men in her life — an alcoholic father and wayward boyfriend.
Getting free alcohol on flights is sort of my thing. Don't judge me (or do - I'll still be sipping away the next time I fly), but I quite enjoy a drink on a long flight. Or two. Or... well, anyway. The point is, as a frequent flier who...Show More Summary
Is Catelynn Lowell turning to alcohol amid her husband Tyler Baltierra’s cheating scandal? The Teen Mom OG star revealed that she’s tossing back cocktails as the bombshell continues to explode.… READ ON
The Latest on 2:30 p.m. on a New Mexico proposal to ban alcohol for repeat DWI offenders (all times local): 2:15 p.m. A Democratic-control House committee has tabled a proposal … Click to Continue »
L.A. has never been a cider city. Between the craft beer industry and wine country, Los Angeles County produces some exceptional alcohol but it’s never been the place you go to find good cider — until now. Thanks to 101 Cider House, a Westlake Village cider producer making experimental sour ciders...
A new proposal would ban alcohol for New Mexico's repeat drunken drivers in what would make for one of the most restrictive DWI laws in the country. The bill sponsored … Click to Continue »
With 16 bouts inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon, Joe Stevenson is among one of the most experienced combatants taking part in the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) appropriately dubbed "Redemption,"Show More Summary
Three years ago, one of my uncles – a long-time alcoholic – was diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver. He was told he didn’t qualify for a new one, so he continued to drink – all the way until his death a few short months later. Alcoholism and Liver Disease In 2015, more than 21,000...
The recent focus given by the MPs Liam Byrne and Jonathan Ashworth to the plight of children and families of alcoholics has shed a welcome light on an important question – how best do we support individuals and families affected by substance misuse? However, the use of exaggerated numbers to support the cause is misleading and unhelpful. Show More Summary
We've posted a lot of crazy donuts in the past, but we've never seen them with a shot of alcohol inside. You can get a hold of these boozy, sweet treats at Denver's Habit Doughnut Dispensary and you can choose any liqour inside including rum, whiskey and vodka. Show More Summary
Researchers now understand the science behind the crossfade.
When it comes to refreshing alcoholic beverages, few concoctions compete with the margarita. And — mojitos aside — it's practically the unofficial drink of South Florida. Although taking down a few margaritas all day long is not generally...Show More Summary
Officials on Long Island have rejected a proposal to allow alcohol sales on a local boardwalk. Newsday reports (http://nwsdy.li/2lnLIes) that the Long Beach City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday night to … Click to Continue »
Although counterfeit alcohol is a new phenomenon in most of the world, it has been a longstanding problem in Russia. In 2002, illegal commercial alcohol products totaled more than half of the alcohol retail turnover in that country. More recently, an economic recession has reactivated illicit markets in Russia. Show More Summary
Many fans of Vanderpump Rules watch the show, and are entertained, but can’t imagine how members of the cast keep returning, and drinking heavily, when they see their behavior after imbibing vast amounts of alcohol. Vanderpump RulesShow More Summary