Published: Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:33:15 -0400
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Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:33:15 -0400Addictions are compulsions to use and abuse things to excess. Addictions can end in disability or death for the addict, as well as pain and suffering for family members.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:33:02 -0400It is illegal to give alcohol to your children's friends under 21, no matter what the circumstances. The laws against serving alcohol to teens are discussed.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:32:52 -0400Chemical dependency affects adolescents from all walks of life. And tragically, it impacts the family and friends of each dependent person.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:32:38 -0400Sleep disturbances have been associated with drug use, drug abuse, and the use of alcohol. The prescription and non-prescription medicines that can cause sleep problems are listed.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:32:16 -0400The effect of alcohol on your heart is complex. For some people, even moderate alcohol use carries major risks. Research is ongoing to clarify the relationship of alcohol and heart disease.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:32:03 -0400Excessive alcohol use and binge drinking can affect the outcome of your surgery. Let your health care provider know how often you drink.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:31:45 -0400Find out your blood alcohol level by entering the requested information.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:31:30 -0400With a doctor's permission, people with diabetes may enjoy alcohol in moderation. Find out what “moderation” means for you.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:31:10 -0400Alcoholism is a disease in which a person drinks alcohol even though drinking hurts his or her life. The article lists the symptoms of each stage of alcoholism and discusses treatment of the disease.