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Solutal Marangoni flows of miscible liquid drive transport without surface contamination
PHYS.ORG A research team led by Hyoungsoo Kim, a professor of Mechanical Engineering at KAIST, succeeded in quantifying the phenomenon called, the Marangoni effect, which occurs at... 5 hours
Opioid crisis strains foster care system; programs aim to keep kids with mom
NEWS MEDICAL After Raven Mosser gave birth six years ago, she woke up to a social worker in her hospital room. Her newborn son... 8 hours
Cigarette makers shifted stance on nicotine patches, gum, study shows
SCIENCE DAILY Tobacco companies have known for decades that, without counseling, NRT hardly ever works, and that consumers often use it to complement smoking. This insight from the formerly secret... 24 hours
Opioids overused in migraine treatment, regardless of race
SCIENCE DAILY African-Americans are more likely to experience debilitating migraine headaches than whites, but a new study probing the issue found no evidence of racial disparities in treatment practices. Instead, researchers report a different... 1 day
Why Whiskey Tastes Better with Water
LIVE SCIENCE Whiskey may become more flavorful if it's diluted with a few drops of water, new research suggests. 1 day
Chemists Say You Should Add A Little Water To Your Whiskey. Here's Why
NPR It's a common refrain from whiskey enthusiasts: Adding a few drops of water to a glass opens up the flavors of the... 1 day
Father charged in baby boy's fatal overdose of opioid combo
ABC NEWS An Ohio man has been charged in the fatal drug overdose of his 1-year-old son 1 day
Researchers find a way to combat pharmacoterrorism
PHYS.ORG Using a novel molecular analysis technique, scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified the chemical underpinnings of Captagon, also known as fenethylline, an illegal amphetamine-type stimulant that has been linked to substance... 1 day
Chapman University research explores substance abuse among transgender adolescents in California
NEWS MEDICAL Chapman University has published research on substance abuse among transgender students in California. The research looked at students in middle and high schools in nearly every... 2 days
Overdoses on the road: Drugged driving rises as a menace
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Youth admission to substance abuse treatment facilities up, while marijuana use remains unchanged
NEWS MEDICAL While marijuana use amongst youth remains stable, youth admission to substance abuse treatment facilities has increased, according to new research from Binghamton... 2 days
Scientists discover powerful potential pain reliever
SCIENCE DAILY Chemists have discovered a powerful pain reliever that acts on a previously unknown pain pathway. The compound is as effective at relieving neuropathic pain in injured mice as a drug widely used for pain relief called... 2 days
Women Who Love Wine: Are You Binge-Drinking Without Realizing It?
NPR Binge-drinking sounds like an all-night bender, but here's a reality check: Many social drinkers may "binge" without knowing it. Women who drink four or more drinks on an... 2 days
[Editors' Choice] Painful marks of childhood abuse
Science Magazine Adverse childhood experiences epigenetically regulate expression of kappa opioid receptors. 2 days
Express Scripts to limit opioids; doctors concerned
ABC NEWS Nation's largest pharmacy benefit manager will soon limit opioids prescribed to first-time users; American Medical Association criticizes move 2 days
Starting opioid addiction treatment in the ED is cost-effective
SCIENCE DAILY The most cost-effective treatment for people with untreated opioid addiction who visit the emergency department (ED) is buprenorphine, a medication to reduce drug cravings and withdrawal, say researchers. 2 days
Natural ways to support a healthy liver
NEWS MEDICAL Summer is here and with it comes the potential for fun, frolics and a little more alcohol than usual. Whether it’s festival beers, holiday cocktails or a few too many Pimms’ at the family... 2 days
Labor-short Japan more at home with automation than US
PHYS.ORG Thousands upon thousands of cans are filled with beer, capped and washed, wrapped into six-packs, and boxed at dizzying speeds—1,500 a minute, to be exact—on humming conveyor belts that zip... 3 days
South Carolina sues drug manufacturer over opioid crisis
ABC NEWS South Carolina is the latest state to accuse a drug manufacturer of exacerbating its opioid drug crisis by using deceptive marketing 3 days
Marijuana use amongst youth stable, but substance abuse admissions up
SCIENCE DAILY While marijuana use amongst youth remains stable, youth admission to substance abuse treatment facilities has increased. 3 days
Lawsuit accuses drug manufacturer of worsening opioid crisis
ABC NEWS South Carolina is the latest state to accuse a drug manufacturer of exacerbating its opioid drug crisis by using deceptive marketing 3 days
Chinese teen internet addict dies after rehab
PHYS.ORG A Chinese teen has died after spending less than 48 hours at a centre that treats internet addicts, shining a spotlight on the controversial facilities that seek to unlatch people from their screens. 3 days
Medical News Today: 'Delicate balance' between alcohol's protective and harmful effects
MNT Heavy drinking can increase the risk of all-cause death, but moderate alcohol consumption could have 'protective health effects,' study suggests. 3 days
Large study looks at beneficial and detrimental effects of alcohol consumption
NEWS MEDICAL According to a study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, light to moderate consumption of alcohol can actually reduce the risk of... 4 days
Physicians trained at lowest-ranked medical schools write more opioid prescriptions, study finds
NEWS MEDICAL Physicians trained at the United States' lowest-ranked medical schools write more opioid prescriptions than physicians trained at the highest-ranked schools, according to a study... 4 days
High use of electronic cigarettes seen in 8th-9th graders in Oregon
SCIENCE DAILY The study showed that adolescents are using e-cigarettes at high rates, and many are using e-cigarettes before trying regular cigarettes or chewing tobacco. In addition, e-cigarette... 4 days
Doctors trained at lowest-ranked medical schools prescribe more opioids
SCIENCE DAILY Physicians trained at the United States' lowest-ranked medical schools write more opioid prescriptions than physicians trained at the highest-ranked schools, according to a study. The study suggests that better training... 4 days
Traumatic brain injuries in kids could be risk-factor for alcohol abuse in later life
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers at Ohio State University have surveyed previous studies to investigate the relationship between traumatic brain injuries and alcohol abuse. 4 days
Brain injury in kids might lead to alcohol abuse
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have surveyed previous studies to investigate the relationship between traumatic brain injuries and alcohol abuse. They found evidence that traumatic brain injuries in children and adolescents could be a... 4 days
Why expensive wine appears to taste better: It's the price tag
SCIENCE DAILY Price labels influence our liking of wine: The same wine tastes better to participants when it is labeled with a higher price tag. Scientists have discovered... 4 days
Police try out new database for documenting opioid overdoses
ABC NEWS Police in Massachusetts are testing a new database documenting opioid overdoses they hope will help departments share information in real time and get people into treatment 4 days
Why expensive wine appears to taste better
PHYS.ORG Price labels influence our liking of wine: The same wine tastes better to participants when it is labeled with a higher price tag. Scientists from the INSEAD Business School and the University of Bonn... 4 days
Researchers reveal stark increase in opioid-related ICU admissions and deaths
NEWS MEDICAL Since 2009, hospital intensive care units have witnessed a stark increase in opioid-related admissions and deaths, according to new study led by researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center's Center... 5 days
Energy drinks among youth paving way for cocaine addictions later finds new study
NEWS MEDICAL It has been found that one third of college going American students eventually end up becoming cocaine addicts or have abuse problems... 5 days
Goldfish survive lack of oxygen for months by converting their carbs to alcohol
NEWS MEDICAL A new study has shown that goldfish and similar crucian carps can live up to five months in icy lakes with extremely... 5 days
On the darknet, drug buyers aren't looking for bargains
PHYS.ORG When drug users go online for the first time to buy opioids, they aren't looking for the widest selection or the best prices for their illicit purchases, a new study... 6 days
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