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Study counters narrative that street homeless are ‘service resistant’

A team of researchers from the NYU Silver School of Social Work has found that bureaucratic barriers rather than personal intransigence lead many street...

Supportive families and schools help prevent substance use among trans youth:...

Strong family and school connections are helping prevent transgender youth from smoking cigarettes and using marijuana, even among those targeted by violence....

Weight-loss patients at higher risk of death from substance use disorders

PITTSBURGH, June 7, 2019 - The death rate from drug- and alcohol-related causes in people who've had Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery is nearly triple...

Jay-Z has made five times more money from booze than music

This week, declared that Jay-Z is the first hip-hop artist to become a billionaire-to be precise, he has "accumulated a fortune that conservatively totals...

LGBT-identifying females are at increased risk of substance use in early...

CORVALLIS, Ore. - Females who identify as sexual minorities face an increased risk of substance use that shows up as early as age 13,...

State alcohol policies may affect aggression- and driving-related harms from someone...

New research suggests that state alcohol policies may be effective in reducing aggression-related and driving-related harms due to other drinkers, mainly in...

Early farmers liked alcohol so much they invented two ways to...

Weng Xinyang/Xinhua/AlamyWas it the lure of beer that encouraged prehistoric humans to begin farming? Archaeological evidence from China suggests it might have been as...

The military leads all other professions in the number of days...

Whether it's shutting down an entire country's beer supply, going on a beer-only diet for Lent, or reaching a state of intoxication so...

Cancer Risk: Bottle of Wine Equals 5-10 Cigarettes?

April 3, 2019 -- Drinking a bottle of wine each week is the same as smoking five to 10 cigarettes a week when it...

Study: Drinking Alcohol More Important Than Exercise to Living Past 90

Instead of an apple a day, try a glass of wine. Raise a glass to the golden years.Making it past 90 years old...