IL: Ordering booze to your door? Naperville officials say alcohol deliveries may need restrictions

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IL: Ordering booze to your door? Naperville officials say alcohol deliveries may need restrictions Chicago Tribune By Diane Moca, Naperville Sun June 24, 2018 Naperville residents can have beer, wine and hard liquor delivered to their door without restriction, a service that might need to be governed by city rules, members of the Naperville Liquor Commission say. The topic was …

Can I Drink Alcohol While Taking Antibiotics?

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Can I Drink Alcohol While Taking Antibiotics? Some antibiotics can make you violently ill if you drink. Source: The New York Times By Richard Klasco, M.D. June 15, 2018 Can I drink alcohol while taking antibiotics? With some antibiotics, the answer is a definite no. With most, however, the answer may be a cautious yes. Concerns about alcohol and antibiotics …

Women group launches awareness drive against alcohol consumption in Bastar

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Women group launches awareness drive against alcohol consumption in Bastar The Siasat Daily June 16, 2018 BASTAR, India: A group of women in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar has launched a drive to spread awareness against alcohol consumption. The Blue-Gang in Bastar’s Shanti Nagar Ward, is a group of 13 women, keeping a close watch on the drinking menace in the area. Apart …

Beach, Boating and Booze Add Up to Summer Injuries

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Beach, Boating and Booze Add Up to Summer Injuries U.S. News By Robert Preidt, HealthDay Reporter June 16, 2018 SATURDAY, June 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) — You’d better think twice before taking booze to the beach or out on a boat. Alcohol increases the risk of injury and death in and on the water, safety experts warn. For example, alcohol is …

Monument Prevention Coalition working to address alcohol issues

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Monument Prevention Coalition working to address alcohol issues Star-Herald By Maunette Loeks June 16, 2018 SCOTTSBLUFF, Nebraska – Monument Prevention Coalition’s efforts to combat underage drinking and excessive alcohol use continue to improve the community. Lanette Richards, director of the coalition, and its members outlined some of its work during its recent meeting Tuesday. Richards continues to regularly monitor liquor …

India: Alcohol ban: Bihar buying better clothes, eating better and nutritious food, finds state-commissioned study

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India: Alcohol ban: Bihar buying better clothes, eating better and nutritious food, finds state-commissioned study First Post India Press Trust of India June 18, 2018 Patna: According to two studies commissioned by the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar, the liquor ban in the state has resulted in a dip in criminal cases, women feeling their opinion was valued more and in people …

AR:  Fayetteville boosts bars’ requirements

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AR:  Fayetteville boosts bars’ requirements Arkansas Online By Stacy Ryburn June 18, 2018 FAYETTEVILLE — Anyone who wants to open a bar serving liquor in Fayetteville needs to take eight hours of security training, learn how to spot a fake ID and install surveillance cameras, along with the usual state requirements. What most people think of as a bar in Arkansas …

SB Voices: Rise of low-abv spirits

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SB Voices: Rise of low-abv spirits Source: https://www.thespiritsbusiness.com/ by Nicola Carruthers 15th June, 2018 As the low- and no-alcohol craze continues its unstoppable rise, Nicola Carruthers looks at the recent products tapping into the trend. Signs of health and wellbeing have dominated the industry with increasing frequency. From all-natural ingredients to low-abv and zero-proof serves, consumers are clearly gravitating toward …

Most in U.S. Say Consuming Alcohol, Marijuana Morally OK (Excerpt)

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Most in U.S. Say Consuming Alcohol, Marijuana Morally OK (Excerpt) Source: https://news.gallup.com/ by Jeffrey M. Jones June 4, 2018 78% say drinking alcohol is morally acceptable 65% say smoking marijuana is morally acceptable Religiosity is a major factor in determining attitudes Large majorities of Americans believe that using substances like alcohol and marijuana are morally permissible. Specifically, 78% say drinking …

Credibility Concerns Lead NIH To End Study Of Alcohol’s Health Effects

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Credibility Concerns Lead NIH To End Study Of Alcohol’s Health Effects Source: https://www.npr.org/ NELL GREENFIELDBOYCE June 15, 2018 Party’s over for a federal study about the health effects of moderate alcohol consumption. A huge study on the possible health benefits of drinking alcohol will be completely shut down, because its credibility was compromised by frequent and early interactions between alcohol …