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Medical News Today: Key brain area plays a crucial role in addiction

New research finds that the brain's cerebellum is involved in reward processing and social behavior. The findings shed new light on addictive behavior.
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Medical News Today: Home remedies to ease a hangover

A hangover can leave someone with fatigue, nausea, and muscle aches. Many people swear by certain hangover cures, but do home remedies really help? In this article, we look at five of the best hangover cures and the science behind them.
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Medical News Today: Are night sweats a sign of alcohol withdrawal?

Consuming alcohol may cause night sweats in some people. Nights sweats could be a sign of alcohol withdrawal or intolerance. Learn more about the link between night sweats and alcohol here.
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Medical News Today: Giving up alcohol for just 1 month has lasting benefits

A new study shows that going alcohol-free for as little as 1 month or even less brings both immediate and long-lasting health benefits.
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Medical News Today: Through my eyes: Addiction and recovery

I had what appeared to be the perfect life. Then my life spiralled into substance abuse and depression. This is the story of my addiction and my recovery.
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Medical News Today: Moderate drinking tied to lower risk of hospitalization

A new study finds that moderate drinking has associations with a lower risk of hospitalization. The results also confirm the health risks of heavy drinking.
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Medical News Today: Is amyl nitrite safe?

People often take amyl nitrite, commonly referred to as poppers, for the euphoric effects. However, taking poppers can have serious health consequences and may be fatal.
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Medical News Today: Who is most likely to experience ‘hangxiety?’

New research finds that 'hangxiety,' the experience of anxiety during a hangover, is higher among shy, introverted people than it is in extroverted people.
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Medical News Today: Study finds 5 types of alcohol use disorder that vary with age

New research reveals five problem drinking 'profiles,' and shows that these types of drinking patterns are more prevalent at different ages.
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Medical News Today: What are the treatments for addiction?

Addiction is a harmful, ongoing disorder that only gets worse over time without treatment. A range of interventions and rehabilitation programs is available, but treating addiction often requires active participation from the person with the condition. Read on to learn more.