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“Drugs and Alcohol”

In less than 10 years, the per person rate of alcohol consumption in Italy decreased by 23 percent.
Aug 28, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
Can eating or drinking water right after imbibing lessen the next-day effects? Science weighs in on the hangover. Continue reading →
Jul 30, 2015 11:10 AM ET // Laine Bergeson
Successful people over 50 are more likely to be high-risk drinkers, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Jul 28, 2015 01:15 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
As the popularity and public acceptance of marijuana grows, there's increased scrutiny around its effects. →
Jul 7, 2015 03:40 PM ET // AFP
The most common companion substances for heroin were alcohol, cocaine and marijuana, a decade-long study found.
May 28, 2015 07:26 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Flakka isn't the first fly-by-night drug with a silly name to dive into the club scene one night and splash out on to headlines the next day.
Feb 17, 2015 11:27 AM ET // AFP
Regular pot smokers are at five times more risk for developing severe mental health issues, says a new study. Continue reading →
Nov 24, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
Using marijuana daily for four years or longer may be related to certain changes in the brain, according to new research.
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