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Medical benefits exist for medical marijuana, but rigorous
testing is needed, UB experts say.
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
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
Panayotis (Peter) K. Thanos, PhD, has joined the UB Research
Institute on Addictions as a senior research scientist.
Does allowing adolescents to drink at home increase or decrease
their chances for future alcohol-related problems? It depends on
the type of home, a new study finds.
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