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A holiday all about drinking and reveling with mobs of strangers — what could go wrong?

A holiday all about drinking and reveling with mobs of strangers — what could go wrong?

A holiday all about drinking and reveling with mobs of strangers — what could go wrong? A holiday all about drinking and reveling with mobs of strangers — what could go wrong? First there was Thanksgiving, when some families who gathered for turkey and stuffing also shared the coronavirus, causing cases to spike in some places and further taxing the nation’s already …

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Anthony Hopkins celebrates 45 years of sobriety after almost ‘drinking himself to death’

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Anthony Hopkins celebrates 45 years of sobriety after almost ‘drinking himself to death’ Anthony Hopkins celebrates 45 years of sobriety after almost ‘drinking himself to death’ Anthony Hopkins celebrated 45 years of sobriety on Tuesday (29 December) with a hopeful message to those struggling with alcoholism. The Oscar-winning star of The Silence of the Lambs posted a video message to …

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‘Vodka in Your Coffee Cup’: When Pandemic Drinking Goes Too Far

‘Vodka in Your Coffee Cup’: When Pandemic Drinking Goes Too Far

‘Vodka in Your Coffee Cup’: When Pandemic Drinking Goes Too Far ‘Vodka in Your Coffee Cup’: When Pandemic Drinking Goes Too Far These days, there is a general, distorted sense of what healthy and acceptable drinking is, Dr. Kirane said. “Responsible drinking is reinforced by structure in people’s lives — going to work, taking their kids to school, interacting and …

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A Cinematic Love Letter to Denmark’s Drinking Culture

A Cinematic Love Letter to Denmark’s Drinking Culture

A Cinematic Love Letter to Denmark’s Drinking Culture A Cinematic Love Letter to Denmark’s Drinking Culture COPENHAGEN — In the opening scene of the Danish director Thomas Vinterberg’s new film, “Another Round,” a group of teenagers plays an unusual drinking game. Racing giddily in pairs around a city lake, they stop at every bench to down a beer from the …

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After Wildfires Stop Burning, a Danger in the Drinking Water

After Wildfires Stop Burning, a Danger in the Drinking Water

After Wildfires Stop Burning, a Danger in the Drinking Water After Wildfires Stop Burning, a Danger in the Drinking Water Two months after a wildfire burned through Paradise, Calif., in 2018, Kevin Phillips, then a manager for town’s irrigation district, walked from one destroyed home to another. Burned out cars, the occasional chimney and the melted skeletons of washers and …

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Drinking Coffee Tied to Better Outcomes in Colon Cancer Patients

Gum Disease Tied to Colon Cancer Risk

Drinking Coffee Tied to Better Outcomes in Colon Cancer Patients Drinking Coffee Tied to Better Outcomes in Colon Cancer Patients Drinking coffee may extend survival time in people with colorectal cancer, a new study suggests. Researchers studied 1,171 patients diagnosed with advanced or metastatic colon or rectal cancer who could not be treated with surgery. The patients completed diet and …

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C.D.C. Warns of the Dangers of Drinking Hand Sanitizer After Fatal Poisonings

C.D.C. Warns of the Dangers of Drinking Hand Sanitizer After Fatal Poisonings

C.D.C. Warns of the Dangers of Drinking Hand Sanitizer After Fatal Poisonings C.D.C. Warns of the Dangers of Drinking Hand Sanitizer After Fatal Poisonings Federal health authorities issued a formal warning on Wednesday about the dangers of drinking hand sanitizer and alerted poison control centers across the nation to be on the lookout for cases of methanol toxicity after four …

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Moderate Drinking May Be Good for the Brain

Moderate Drinking May Be Good for the Brain

Moderate Drinking May Be Good for the Brain Moderate Drinking May Be Good for the Brain Moderate alcohol consumption may lead to slower mental decline in middle-age and older people, a new study found. Some previous studies have suggested that moderate drinking has beneficial cognitive effects; others have found it harmful. In the new study, published in JAMA Network Open, …

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Could All Those ‘Quarantinis’ Lead to Drinking Problems?

Could All Those ‘Quarantinis’ Lead to Drinking Problems?

Could All Those ‘Quarantinis’ Lead to Drinking Problems? Could All Those ‘Quarantinis’ Lead to Drinking Problems? Quarantinis. Zoom happy hours. Easy front-door liquor delivery. The boredom of staying home and the intense anxiety produced by the pandemic have given rise to Twitter jokes about drinking before noon as alcohol sales have spiked. But addiction experts say they are worried it …

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At Least 70 Dead in Mexico From Drinking Tainted Alcohol

At Least 70 Dead in Mexico From Drinking Tainted Alcohol

At Least 70 Dead in Mexico From Drinking Tainted Alcohol At Least 70 Dead in Mexico From Drinking Tainted Alcohol MEXICO CITY — At least 70 people have died across Mexico since late April after drinking tainted alcohol, including at least 20 residents of a poor mountain town in the central state Puebla who consumed a cheap, popular moonshine. Mexican …

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