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Managing Addiction During The Holidays

Imagine the challenges faced by an overeater that is tempted by the abundance of holiday treats, the alcoholic that is offered drink after drink at social events, and the drug addict who might slip back into old habits to manage their personal struggles during this stressful time of year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2012

ANN ARBOR, MI - DECEMBER 11: A general view of the Big Chill game between the Michigan State Spartans and Michigan Wolverines with an attendance of 113,441, the largest crowd to ever watch a hockey game, at Michigan Stadium on December 11, 2010 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Spartans 5-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Booze Sales OK For NHL Game At Michigan Stadium

Alcohol sales are OK at Michigan Stadium on New Year’s Day when the home of Wolverines’ football team hosts a hockey game between the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs.

97.1 The Ticket–06/28/2012

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Can LSD Help You Stop Drinking?

A new study into treatment for alcoholism is rocking the rehab world

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2012

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Data Shows Holiday Stress Means 27% More Drinking

Newly released data shows that drinking increases nearly 27 percent between Thanksgiving and January 2.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2011


Screening Tool Helps Evalulate Risk For Alcohol Abuse

In the handbook “Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention for Youth: A Practitioner’s Guide” a screening tool is offered along with ways to quickly determine a child’s risk for alcohol-related problems and interventions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011

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UM Study Examines Genetics In Alcoholism

University of Michigan scientists have found new information about genetic variations in the brain and alcoholism.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2011