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How Alcohol Use Affects Health

How Alcohol Use Affects Health

You may have heard of Dry January, a campaign run in the U.K. by Alcohol Concern. To promote alcohol awareness, it involves (as you’ve likely gathered) completely abstaining from alcohol for the month of January.
It’s a valuable campaign with noble intentions, but a minority of participants may unfortunately miss the wider point. A month of strict abstinence does lead some to drink more than
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Cheese Addiction: Can You be Addicted to Cheese

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7 Foods That Actually Make You Hungrier

SPECIAL FROM You plan on eating just a few chips. And well, what’s just a few more…and more…and before you know it, the bag is empty and you are still feeling a little munchy. Did you know that there are certain foods that, the more you eat, the hungrier you feel? Pay attention if you plan to indulge in these appetite-boosting foods. Salted Snacks  “Bet you can’
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Common and Distinct Interactions of Chemical Inhibitors with Cytochrome P450 CYP1A2, CYP2A6 and CYP2B6 Enzymes

Background: Tobacco smoking is a leading cause of preventable disease and death globally. Nicotine is the main addictive component in tobacco. Nicotine is eliminated from the body by biotransformation in the liver to inactive metabolites. This reaction is catalyzed by the cytochrome P450 2A6 (CYP2A6) enzyme. Administering chemical inhibitors of CYP2A6 has been shown to slow down the elimination o
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Factors Influencing the Frequency of Emergency Department Utilization by Individuals with Substance Use Disorders

This study assessed the characteristics of individuals with substance use disorders (ISUDs) according to their frequency of emergency department (ED) utilization, and examined which variables were associated with an increase in ED visits using Andersen’s model. Data linkage of administrative databanks from three sources [addiction rehabilitation centre registry, physician billing systems, and ho
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