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New research finds that frequent low alcohol consumption, such as one daily drink, has a higher risk of atrial fibrillation than infrequent binge d...

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Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome is a condition that some long term users of marijuana develop. The hallmarks of the condition include repeated and...

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A new study offers evidence that mindfulness could boost the effectiveness of traditional therapy for opioid use disorder, improving control over c...

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Quitting smoking after a cancer diagnosis can improve survival rates. A recent study tests a tailored tobacco treatment program for people with can...

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The relationship between alcohol consumption and dementia risk in older adults is proving difficult to unpick. A recent study takes a fresh look.

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Although alcohol affects people in different ways and some people can drink more than others, drinking too much may cause a person to feel drunk. L...

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A 10-panel drug test is a urine screen that looks for 10 of the prescription or illicit drugs people most frequently abuse. Learn about which drugs...

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A new study finds that doctors are more likely to write opioid prescriptions during the last appointments of the day and if appointments are runnin...

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Some people have concerns about excess facial fat. This article outlines seven tips for helping prevent and reduce excess facial fat.

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When coming off prescription or recreational opiate or opioid drugs, people may experience withdrawal symptoms. Learn about the symptoms, timeline,...

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Suboxone is a brand-name prescription drug that's used to treat dependence on opioid drugs. It comes as an oral film that's placed under your tongu...

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The kidneys are responsible for filtering out waste products, including alcohol, from the body. Kidney pain can be a sign of serious health issues....