In vitro metabolism of the synthetic cannabinoids CUMYL-PINACA, 5F-CUMYL-PINACA, CUMYL-4CN-BINACA, 5F-CUMYL-P7AICA and CUMYL-4CN-B7AICA - Staeheli SN, Poetzsch M, Veloso VP, Bovens M, Bissig C, Steuer AE, Kraemer T.
Synthetic cannabinoid consumption trends underlie fast changes and provide several challenges to clinical and forensic toxicologists. Due to extensive metabolism parent compounds are hardly detectable in urine. Therefore, knowledge on the metabolism of syn...
In survey, 52.5 percent called alcohol more harmful, 40 percent considered the two equally harmful
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Excessive alcohol consumption in young people is a major public health problem worldwide. Whether alcohol consumption early in life is associated with later development of severe liver disease is uncertain. In this issue of the Journal, Hagstr öm et al. used data on alcohol consumption at conscription to military service from 43,296 men (18–20 years) in Sweden during the late 60s. During a mean follow-up of 38 years, 383 men developed severe liver disease. Alcohol consumption in people between 18 and 20 years old was associated w ith an increased risk of development of severe liver disease in a dose-response pattern.
Parents may be tempted to give teens an occasional taste of alcohol to teach responsible drinking habits, but a new study suggests this may have the opposite effect.Reuters Health Information
“The possibility of stepping into a higher plane is quite real for everyone. It requires no force or effort or sacrifice. It involves little more than changing our ideas about what is normal.” – Deepak Chopra When I was a young girl, I often felt as if I was not normal. It wasn’t that I had a noticeable birth defect or considered myself ugly or stupid, though. My feelings likely stemmed more from a sense that I was too sensitive or fragile or in need of protection and couldn’t stand up for myself. I had an older brother who sometimes was tough on me, yet I loved him dearly. He was my protector...
Nathalie Brassard, a program director at FASCETS, which works with parents of FASD, told Daily Mail Online Nikolas Cruz, 19, has characteristics of a brain-based condition like FASD.
ConclusionsDrinking frequency is positively associated with mortality among men and women in Russia, Belarus and Hungary. The mortality risk is higher among frequent drinkers who exhibit binge and hazardous drinking patterns.
Journal of Chemical&Engineering DataDOI: 10.1021/acs.jced.7b00955
(Reuters Health) - Spouses with uncontrolled drinking problems have a “large and rapid” influence on the likelihood their partner will also be diagnosed with an alcohol use disorder, according to a long-term study of married couples in Sweden.