Implementing optimal configurations of sobriety checkpoints to reduce alcohol-impaired driving [conference abstract #45] - Morrison C, Gobaud A, Mehranbod C.
SAVIR 2022 Conference Abstracts Statement of Purpose Numerous empirical studies provide evidence that roadside sobriety checkpoints reduce alcohol-impaired driving. However, this intervention is uncommon in the US, partly because checkpoints are resourc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 1, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Intergenerational transmission of parental risky health behaviors in Chinese children: are there socioeconomic status differences? - Yu Z, Qin W, Li J.
This study aimed to examine how parents affect children's risky health behavio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 1, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"Are they into each other?" What drinking alcohol and leaving a party together signal to college students about sexual intent - Bagley JM, Bruchmann K.
OBJECTIVE: Misperception of sexual intent is linked to incidence of sexual assault. The present study tested the effects of gender, alcohol consumption, and leaving a party together, in isolation and in interaction, on perceptions of sexual intent. PARTICI... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 1, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Woman's true reason for divorcing best friend's brother praised- " Horrified "
A divorced mom-of-two has been praised for telling her ex-husband's sister and his family the truth about why their marriage ended. Writing in a post shared to Reddit under the handle Unlucky-Anybody-6522, the 32-year-old divorcee explained that she first met her ex-husband, John, through her best…#reddit #unluckyanybody6522 #alcoholism #adambanks #joeswastedtime #whatshouldido (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Livengrin's new CEO wants to expand treatment center's offerings beyond alcohol, drug abuse
The Bucks County addiction treatment center is launching a new program this week tailored to helping working professionals receive care while also maintaining their work responsibilities and business relationships. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 1, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Adult drug use rose during pandemic, but dropped dramatically in youth, study says
Adult use of marijuana and alcohol rose when Covid-19 struck, but use of any substance dropped in teenagers, a new study finds. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Compelling': Dr Mosley says popular alcoholic drink can cut cholesterol and hypertension
If you pair your supper with a glass of wine, you might be onto something. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Efforts to stay sober during Dry January frequently hit the rocks because of social aspects
As dry January draws to a close, a study has revealed that well-intentioned attempts to cut back on alcohol are usually ineffective. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

3 Nice New Non-Alcoholic Options For Wrapping Up Dry January
Non-alcoholic bourbons. Orange wines without the proof. Alcohol-removed canned margaritas and bottled zero-alcohol Old Fashioneds. All, set the stage for a strong shift towards non-alcoholic products. Sales of non-alcoholic products were up 21% last year, according to NielsenIQ, with 82% of…#susiegoldspink #lowalcohol #berenbergresearch #genz #italian #campari #sauvignonblancs #chardonnays #oddbird #northalsace (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Accurately record alcohol use
Thousands of people asked each year could be missing out on brief interventions to help curb problem drinking, or a potential referral to specialist alcohol services. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - January 31, 2023 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Legalizing Marijuana Doesn't Raise Drug, Alcohol Abuse: Study
MONDAY, Jan. 30, 2023 -- Living in a U.S. state where recreational weed is legal does not appear to increase the average adult’s risk of succumbing to“reefer madness,” a new study of twins has determined. An adult living in a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 30, 2023 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

For Children With Fetal Alcohol Exposure, a Gap in Support For Children With Fetal Alcohol Exposure, a Gap in Support
Research-based interventions for children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder exist, but few get access.Undark (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - January 30, 2023 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

High School Alcohol Use Can Quickly Escalate
(MedPage Today) -- Heavy binge drinking isn't just a college problem, researchers affirmed, finding that most teen alcohol use that escalated to having 10 or more drinks in a row reached that level rapidly during the high school years. Among a... (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - January 30, 2023 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Are booze-free tipples really as healthy as you think?
Millions people who took part in Dry January will be congratulating themselves. There are more and more of us looking for lower and zero-alcohol options. FEMAIL has investigated these new tipples (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 30, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shameless Star Christian Isaiah's Acting Career All Started With A Contest
For 11 seasons, Showtime's "Shameless" depicted the dysfunctional American family, the Gallaghers. They were spearheaded by patriarch Frank (William H. Macy), whose drug use and alcoholism often negatively impacted the people he was supposed to care for. As a result, Frank's kids typically had to…#showtime #shameless #gallaghers #williamhmacy #christianisaiah #gallagher (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 29, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news