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Are Older Social Drinkers Putting Health At Risk?

Nearly half of Americans older than 65 years of age self-report as current drinkers. Most do not develop alcohol use disorders.

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New Study Explains Why Drinking Alcohol Causes Munchies

New research in mice suggests that a shared circuit in the brain could be one reason why heavy drinking and high-fat “junk food” cravings go hand in hand.

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Women Less Likely Than Men To Seek Alcohol Treatment

 Although women are more likely than men to seek treatment for most medical or psychiatric disorders, men are more likely to seek alcohol treatment.

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How Does Social Drinking Become Problematic With Age?

Keep in mind that the difference between safe, moderate and heavy drinking is a personal matter and different for everyone.

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Risk Of Developing Cancer Is Lowest In Light Alcohol Drinkers

Drinking too much alcohol is bad for your health, but non-drinkers also have health risks, according to a new study.

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Alcohol Problems Tied To Higher Risk Of Early Dementia

Heavy drinkers may be more likely than other adults to develop dementia, especially in middle age, a French study suggests.

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