Alcoholism

The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has required labeling changes regarding the recommendations for Metformin-containing medicines for diabetes...


The aim of the study was to estimate the risk of fatal and non-fatal myocardial infarction and stroke in patients...


Many people, including significant proportions of active duty military personnel and veterans, suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder ( PTSD ),...


A study, published in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, found that young people who view more alcohol advertisements...


Studies investigating the long-term outcomes of alcoholism treatment are rare and inconsistent. A nine-year study in the Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental...


Although women consume less alcohol than men, they are more susceptible to some of the negative medical consequences of alcohol...


A team of researchers, led by investigators at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has found that a...


About 8 million individuals in the U.S. currently meet diagnostic criteria for alcohol dependence ( also called alcoholism ), a...


A team of researchers, led by investigators at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has found that a...


Researchers of Johns Hopkins developed a new radiotracer to visualize and quantify the brain's cannabinoid receptors by positron emission tomography...


Drinking alcoholic beverages has been linked to an increased risk of upper gastrointestinal cancer and other types of cancer. Researchers looking...


Researchers at the University of Minnesota found that individuals who have an anxiety disorder when starting treatment for alcohol dependence...


Epidemiologic Survey of Alcohol and Related Conditions ( NESARC ) has showed for the first time that middle age and...


Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have discovered that a protein found in the brain is genetically linked...


A study, led by researchers at Johns Hopkins, has shown that women with a serious caffeine habit and a...


A health economics analysis found that adding a new alcohol biomarker test to patients' revelations about their drinking habits could...


A systematic review of current evidence has shown that Lidocaine and similar local anesthetics are effective for treating pain...