President Obama told The New Yorker magazine he does not think marijuana is more dangerous than alcohol. He added smoking marijuana is “not something I encourage.”
Category results for "Alcohol"
Men who drink heavily in middle age experience a faster, steeper decrease in memory and thinking skills 10 years later, compared with men who drink less or don’t drink, a new study concludes.
Top headlines of the week from Friday, January 10- Thursday, January 16, 2014.
The Treasury Department is compiling a list of all alcoholic beverages sold in stores and online, to determine which ones it needs to test. The department wants to ensure the products’ labels do not mislead consumers, according to The New York Times.
Primary care doctors can discover whether patients are abusing drugs or alcohol by asking a single question, a new study finds.
Top headlines of the week from Friday, January 3- Thursday, January 9, 2014.
Only one in six American adults say their doctor or other health professional has ever asked them about their alcohol use, according to a new survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
People with severe mental illness have significantly higher rates of drinking, drug use and smoking, compared with the general population, a new study finds.
Researchers are making progress in the search for medicines to treat addiction, according to The Wall Street Journal. They are learning more about how heavy drug and alcohol use affects the brain.
Medicaid patients in southern and Midwestern states are less likely than those in other parts of the country to have access to outpatient addiction treatment, according to a new study.