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1/13/16

The Spring Seminar Series at UB's RIA will explore topics including obesity, the effects of substance use on college sexual assault and academic performance, and the neuroscience of marijuana and methamphetamines.

1/6/16

Medical benefits exist for medical marijuana, but rigorous testing is needed, UB experts say.

1/5/16

Periods of economic uncertainty tend to influence drinking problems among people who lose their jobs, as some turn to alcohol due to stress or because they have more free time and fewer responsibilities.

10/15/15

If a young woman’s first sexual experience involves alcohol, she is more likely to be at risk for problems such as sexual assault, and this risk may persist in her future, new research finds.

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