There Is No Way to Sugar Coat These Donuts
...d by a doughnut called 'bipolar' with nuts on one half and coconut flakes on the other.
"Should my friend, who suffered major head trauma after a drunken
driver hit him two weeks ago, enjoy the doughnut M.H.T., for massive head trauma - a doughnut with an X for each eye, a frown and a smudge of red fros...
For Every Blow to the Head, Quick Action Is Urged
...need to make sure there's someone watching."
Watch for behavior changes. If the person becomes suddenly drowsy, irritable or confused, acts in a drunken
manner, begins repeating statements or has trouble walking or speaking, get the person to an emergency room immediately for treatment, O'Shanick said....
T'is the season to be jolly?
...e drinking as a source of entertainment, coupled with pervasive coverage of drunken
celebrities has increased the social acceptance of binge drinking. Advertis... of internet based social networking sites that are used to share images of drunken
nights out,, also enable the linkage between alcohol and 'having fun'.
Drivers distracted more by cell phones than by passengers
...n times for senior citizens, and that drivers talking on cell phones are as impaired as drivers with the 0.08 percent blood alcohol level that defines drunken
driving in most states.
Strayer says he often is asked about the distraction caused by conversations with passengers versus people on the other en...
Underaged, Inebriated Easily Get Drinks at Stadiums
"You just have to attend a sports event to see that some fans drink too much and spoil the event for others through loud, disruptive and drunken
behavior," he said. "Limiting serving to the booths could make drinkers walk and stand on line between drinks, cutting down the number they consume." ...
Binge drinking due to 'copying' behavior
...assers-by and fighting are now regular night-time features of many British towns and cities.
"A particularly disturbing aspect is the huge rise in drunken
and anti-social behaviour amongst young females.
"We show that the rise in binge drinking is a fashion-related phenomenon, with imitative behaviour...
Alcoholics Not to Blame for All Drunk Driving Cases
... prevention efforts toward this group in an effort to reduce the likelihood that they will drink and drive."
Learn more about drunken
driving from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention .
SOURCES: Nicole T. Flowers, M.D., M.P.H., medical epidem...
Old dogs: Prior knowledge affects how consumers accept new information
...so known as protection of prior learning. They first had participants taste an orange rind Raclette cheese that was mild and creamy, and a purple rind drunken
Goat cheese that was much stronger tasting and dry. They then had participants rate the cheeses on a scale of mild to strong to induce the association...
National Lt. Governors Association Endorses HERO Campaign; 1st National Association of State Elected Officials Supporting Grassroots Designated Driving Program
...ewswire/ -- Affirming its commitment
to preventing drunken
driving tragedies across America, the National
Lie...ing the use of sober designated drivers to prevent drunken
It was established by the family of Navy ...'s birthday when the fatal collision occurred. The drunken
been arrested earlier in the evening on...
Gays and Lesbians can Obtain asylum in US on Grounds of Harassment and Abuse
...at applicants face multiple burdens of proof. They must demonstrate that they were abused or harassed by authorities, not merely by angry relatives or drunken
hooligans, or that the authorities failed to protect them. They must also prove that they were abused because they are homosexual -- and thus prove th...