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Researchers at the University of Minnesota found that individuals who have an anxiety disorder when starting treatment for alcohol dependence have a significantly greater risk for relapse to drinking ...


Epidemiologic Survey of Alcohol and Related Conditions ( NESARC ) has showed for the first time that middle age and Native American race increase the likelihood of current or lifetime major depressive ...


Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have discovered that a protein found in the brain is genetically linked to alcoholism and anxiety. Results of the study are published in the Jo ...


A study, led by researchers at Johns Hopkins, has shown that women with a serious caffeine habit and a family history of alcohol abuse are more likely to ignore advice to stop using caffeine during p ...


A study, published in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, found that young people who view more alcohol advertisements tend to drink more alcohol. Young people are beginning to drink ...


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


Although women consume less alcohol than men, they are more susceptible to some of the negative medical consequences of alcohol use, such as cirrhosis of the liver, cardiac disease, and cognitive imp ...


A team of researchers, led by investigators at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has found that a gene variant for a bitter-taste receptor on the tongue is associated with an incr ...


About 8 million individuals in the U.S. currently meet diagnostic criteria for alcohol dependence ( also called alcoholism ), a leading preventable cause of illness and death and a major contributor t ...


A team of researchers, led by investigators at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has found that a gene variant for a bitter-taste receptor on the tongue is associated with an incr ...


Many people, including significant proportions of active duty military personnel and veterans, suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder ( PTSD ), often in conjunction with other injuries or illnesse ...


The aim of the study was to estimate the risk of fatal and non-fatal myocardial infarction and stroke in patients with bipolar I disorder compared to people without bipolar I disorder. Utilizing a ...