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Stephanie Davis flaunts figure in lingerie Instagram

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 03:08

'Treated myself': Stephanie Davis flaunts her svelte figure in sizzling lingerie selfie... days after revealing she turned to God in powerful post following split from Jeremy McConnell And now focusing on herself, Stephanie Davis, 24, proved she was moving on her ex Jeremy McConnell for good as she shared a rather steamy selfie on Instagram on Monday. The former Hollyoaks star stripped down to her underwear for the pulse-racing photo which showcased her gym-honed figure and ample cleavage.

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Amid series of surgeries, doctors link hip damage to various supplements

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 22:52

Mariyappan, 37, works for daily wages in Delhi. For over a decade, he has carried raw material for furniture on his back to various markets.

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Diet plus alcohol may play key role in liver injury development

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 18:24

A new study published in Alcohol and Alcoholism finds that mice bred to consume high amounts of alcohol, but controlled by diet, did not necessarily develop the most severe liver injuries, suggesting that diet may pay an important role in liver injury development. Alcoholic liver disease is a global health burden and refers to a disease spectrum ranging from hepatomegaly and simple fatty liver , to more severe pathologies such as alcoholic steatohepatitis and hepatic cirrhosis.

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Recovery Day focuses on eliminating the stigma faced by addicts

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 13:53

August 18th is one of those days for Matt Thorpe. This year on that date, Thorpe celebrated 29 years of clean and sober living, "The first time I drank I got drunk.

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Part 2: Detox just the start of recovery, not the cure

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 09:06

For all the benefits of making medically monitored detox more readily available, the process means nothing if the patient leaves and takes a pill, snorts a line or shoots up again, experts say. "Detox is only the beginning," said Dr. Jeff Johnson, an addiction medicine specialist at Northwestern Medicine Behavioral Health Services in Winfield.

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At Swift River, high-end drug treatment that can't be for everyone

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 19:42

Without spending a penny, Carla Hiers kicked a lifelong heroin habit at an upscale Cummington detox center. But not everyone struggling with addiction can afford to get treatment at places like Swift River, raising questions about the rush to open for-profit treatment centers during a fast-growing nationwide opioid crisis.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers returns to the red carpet after recent relapse

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 15:14

The public appearance came nearly two weeks after Lane confirmed Meyers recently relapsed in his alcohol addiction following her miscarriage of their second child. She said in a social media post that Meyers is once again getting help.

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This place is Britain's binge drinking capital - but where doe...

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 06:23

Salford dishes out five times more prescriptions for the drugs than the national average. NHS figures show that last year 1,534 prescriptions were given to every 100,000 people in the city 40 times the rate in Horsham and Mid Sussex which had the lowest number on the drug.

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Alcoholism's on the rise - and you may have failed the 'too much' test at least once

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:27

Just one drink isn't an issue-but it isn't the light drinkers that are on the rise. took a look at America's relationship with drinking between 2001 and 2012, analyzing two nationally representative surveys.

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Weird Science: Why do we like to drink at night?

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:11

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Celebrate Kansas City Oktoberfest Booze Season And Local Craft Beer Glut

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 08:08

It's the best time of year for functional alcoholics with expensive tastes who love to drink outdoors in sweaters . . . However, the biz of pushing liquid depressants on the masses might be taking a tumble given the critical mass of rinky-dink breweries: With more than two dozen area breweries - and more on the way - the local market is filling but not yet tapped out.

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Getting back from the abyss ... step by step

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 03:45

Finding a way out of addiction can be a long and arduous road, especially because a drug addiction can actually change the physiology of the brain. It takes a commitment on the part of the individual to work through the addiction and emerge on the other side a person changed for the better.

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Bolton Council has pledge to continue support fro substance abuse services despite cuts

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 03:45

THE money for drug and alcohol services in Bolton has been slashed by A 1,618,299 in just four years. An Freedom of Information request has revealed that Bolton Council spent A 5,618,053 of a Public Health England grant upon substance misuse strategies from 2013 to 2014.

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Stephanie Davis turns to God after split from Jeremy

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 01:38

'Higher power': Stephanie Davis gets in touch with her spiritual side as she turns to God after split from Jeremy McConnell She's focusing on her baby son Caben-Albi after parting ways with on/off ex Jeremy McConnell for good. And Stephanie Davis appears to be getting in touch with her spiritual side after sharing a passage from a spiritual poem on Instagram .

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How cannabis helped save a grassroots mental health initiative: The LOST Organization

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 21:24

When Rebecca Taube set out to make a series of changes in her life after struggling with depression and anxiety, she had no idea it would lead to the creation of an organization that would eventually serve others struggling with their mental health, too. The Hamilton, Ontario resident is the cofounder and facilitator of LOST , an organization that seeks to provide support for individual wellness through a support group, peer counseling, community yoga classes, and more.

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Yoga teacher bending over backwards for a good cause

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 19:13

Tiffany Fleetwood-Bird will run an ashtanga yoga workshop in Nelson, to raise funds for yoga programmes for recovering drug and alcohol addicts in the US. Tiffany Fleetwood-Bird says she first took up the "dynamic form" of yoga in Australia about 18 years ago, after she stopped using the drug, and now aims to teach it to recovering drug and alcohol addicts in Nelson.

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Ric Flair Reveals Severity of Alcoholism, '20 Drinks a Day' While Wrestling

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:59

Ric Flair is opening up about his past struggles with alcoholism ... admitting that he consumed the equivalent of "20 DRINKS A DAY" during his legendary pro wrestling career. The Nature Boy talked about his wild ways Thursday on " The Dan Le Batard Show " ... and how they nearly cost him his life.

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Ric Flair opens up about alcohol abuse: 'I'll never drink again'

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:59

Ric Flair has confirmed that years of alcohol abuse led to his recent health complications, and the WWE legend swears he will never drink again. Flair was rushed to the hospital on Aug. 11 with severe stomach pains.

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WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair Had '20 Drinks a Day' While Wrestling

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:59

About a month ago, the wrestling world was in shock. Ric Flair was hospitalized, with 'tough medical issues', and fans around the world were getting seriously worried.

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How binge-drinking in college could affect the rest of your life

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 14:37

Researchers found that each individual episode of student binge-drinking during a month-long period lowers the odds of attaining full-time employment upon graduation by 1.4%. Heavy drinking just six times a month reduces the probability that a new college graduate will land a job by 10%, according to researchers at Tel Aviv University and Cornell University published in the peer-reviewed academic journal " Journal of Applied Psychology ."

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