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  1. News - World - COURTS

    Prosecution calls for Oscar Pistorius to have month of psychiatric tests

    Posted May 13th 2014, 01:27am by VARIOUS

    ... not "soothed" by their mother, Sheila, who slept with a firearm under her pillow and "abused alcohol intermittently", continued the psychiatrist. "The children were reared to see ...

  2. Sport - Rugby

    All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says sleeping pills abuse is on the rise

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 09:35pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Wellington All Blacks coach is alarmed over players mixing of medication with alcohol and energy drinks Sleeping pill abuse on rise, says Hansen Sleeping pill abuse ... and the alcohol, if you keep continually doing it, is going to be harmful Steve Hansen "The sleeping pills and the fizzy drink and the alcohol, if you keep continually doing it, is going ...

  3. News - World - ENTERTAINMENT

    Assistant found Robin Williams hanged with belt

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 12:15am by AP

    ... to withhold,” Boyd said. “We’re not discussing the note, or a note, as the investigation is ongoing.” It was no secret that the Oscar-winning actor had periodic bouts of substance abuse and depression ... or substance abuse. Typically there are at least two such influences. “We know from decades of research that there are numerous factors that contribute to suicide risk,” said Michelle Cornette, ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    How we live affects our descendants' genes, epigenetics shows

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 12:00am by Reinhard Renneberg

    ... generations of those who hate me... " Should we be cursed because of the sins of our forefathers until the third and fourth generations? Overeating, smoking, alcohol abuse... the Holy Bible seems ...

  5. Lifestyle - Health

    Discussing problems seen as a sign of weakness for men

    Posted Oct 30th 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Why do men see a doctorless often than women? According to the annual report by the Movember Foundation, men worldwide live shorter lives than women and suffer more from heart disease and cancer. Health risk factors are also more common among men, including smoking, alcohol abuse, obesity, suicide, and work and road accidents. In spite of this, ...

  6. Rock stars more likely to go to an early grave

    Posted Sep 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... were related to drugs or alcohol abuse, says the study in the Journal of Epidemial Community Health. 'The paper clearly describes a population of rock and pop stars who are at a disproportionate risk of alcohol- and drug-related deaths,' said Mark Bellis, lead author of the study. He said the study raised questions about the suitability of using rock stars for public health ...

  7. Medi watch

    Posted Apr 30th 2007, 12:00am by Jason Sankey

    ... is quicker... when it comes to women and damage to their brains and other organs caused by alcohol abuse, AFP reports. 'Women experience the negative physiological consequences of alcohol abuse or dependence earlier and with less alcohol consumption than do men,' says Barbara Flannery, of a study by US-based RTI International of more than 100 Russian alcoholics. Herb for better bones? ...

  8. Judge's niece admits assault on officer, cabbie

    Posted Nov 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to both victims through Mr Hoo, who said she was disgusted by her behaviour. Mr Hoo said Bokhary had been treated for attention deficit disorder, bi-polar depression and alcohol abuse ...

  9. Away from You

    Posted Nov 07th 2004, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... Compiled by Diana McPartlin Away from You by Melanie Finn Penguin $105 After the death of her estranged father, Ellie returns to Kenya, the country of her birth, to sort out his affairs. He has left her a huge inheritance, but she suspects that much of it was earned illegally. She's also sure that her father, an alcoholic who abused her as a child, was involved ...

  10. Looking for Spinoza

    Posted May 30th 2004, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... those feelings with alcohol, drugs of abuse, medical drugs, food, real sex, virtual sex, all manner of feel-good consumption, and feel-good social and religious practices.' Drawing ...




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