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Drowning Your Sorrows? Drinking Makes You Depressed

  February 16, 2013   No comments

Drowning Your Sorrows? Drinking Makes You Depressed A new study published in the Journal of Alcohol and Drugs shows that, rather than helping with sadness and depression, alcohol intake actually

NJ Students See What Drugs Can do to Someone’s Face

  February 15, 2013   No comments

NJ Students See What Drugs Can do to Someone’s Face Cops in Gloucester Township, New Jersey, are exploring a new side of discouraging kids from using drugs by using software

Avoid Heartbreak on Valentines Day—Don’t Drink Too Much

  February 14, 2013   No comments

Avoid Heartbreak on Valentines Day—Don’t Drink Too Much As today is Valentine’s Day, it’s worth remembering that while a little wine or liquor might help you have fun tonight, alcohol

Egypt Actually Bans New Alcohol Licenses

  February 13, 2013   No comments

Egypt Actually Bans New Alcohol Licenses The nation of Egypt has decided that enough is enough, and has banned all new liquor licenses throughout the country in an effort to

Ex-Cop Won’t Get Reduced Sentence in Drug Case

  February 12, 2013   No comments

Ex-Cop Won’t Get Reduced Sentence in Drug Case An ex-police officer who stole drugs from an evidence room won’t be getting his prison term reduced, after his judge denied his

Mixing Alcohol and Energy Drinks Equals Danger

  February 11, 2013   No comments

Mixing Alcohol and Energy Drinks Equals Danger The news is constantly coming up with reports of the potentially deadly combo of alcohol and energy drinks, which is especially prevalent among

Diet Soda Gets You Drunk Faster

  February 10, 2013   No comments

Diet Soda Gets You Drunk Faster A new study has found that people who mix diet soda with their hard alcohol had an 18% higher concentration of alcohol in their

NJ Supreme Court Rules Druggy Pregnancies Aren’t Child Abuse

  February 9, 2013   No comments

NJ Supreme Court Rules Druggy Pregnancies Aren’t Child Abuse The New Jersey state Supreme Court has recently ruled that a woman taking illegal drugs while pregnant does not technically constitute

When the Storm Hits, Don’t Hit the Booze

  February 8, 2013   No comments

When the Storm Hits, Don’t Hit the Booze As a massive winter blizzard is hitting the East Coast, it’s helpful to remember that alcohol is not the answer to the

Opinion Piece: Stop War on Drugs and Curb Gun Violence

  February 6, 2013   No comments

Opinion Piece: Stop War on Drugs and Curb Gun Violence A recent editorial published in the Huffington Post has made the case that America’s “war on drugs” could be responsible