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FSIC says handwashing is best way to mitigate gastro risks

1 day ago   |   Food Safety   |   2 articles

Good handwashing is more effective than hand sanitizer use in reducing the risk of getting norovirus, according to the Food Safety Information Council . Hand sanitizers are...
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How The Child Of Two Alcoholics Became An Alcoholic - And Then Broke The Cycle

1 day ago   |   Scary Mommy

I am six years old. My dad and mom are fighting. This time over a field trip that I missed because my parents slept in too late. The screaming starts. I go into the kitchen to...
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After 10 Years of Sobriety, This Guy Opened a Bar That Doesn't Serve Alcohol

1 day ago   |   Mens health

It's in Austin, Texas. And it's awesome.
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Coroner calls for bar staff to receive restraint training after death of Earthcore founder

2 days ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Coroner Jacqui Hawkins has called for changes to the way bar staff are trained in the responsible service of alcohol, and additional training in how to safely restrain someone.
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Incidence of nontraditional risk factors elevated in younger Black patients with CAD

Incidence of nontraditional risk factors elevated in younger Black patients with CAD

2 days ago   |   Healio

Black patients with CAD aged 45 years or younger had more nontraditional risk factors than older Black patients with CAD, researchers reported at the virtual Society for...
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Why our fastest growing drinks category is now non-alcoholic wine

2 days ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Non-alcoholic wine is far beyond the days of simply mixing grape juice and sparkling water, and women and young people are said to be driving the craze.
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Gabapentin plus benzodiazepine safe for benzodiazepine withdrawal treatment

Gabapentin plus benzodiazepine safe for benzodiazepine withdrawal treatment

3 days ago   |   Healio

The combination of gabapentin and benzodiazepine can be safe in the treatment of benzodiazepine withdrawal, according to data presented at American Psychiatric Association...
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Helping Special Needs Individuals Lead Happy and Healthy Lives

5 days ago   |   HealthWorks Collective

Roughly one billion people live with some form of disability. Of that number, approximately 110 to 190 million individuals experience significant disabilities throughout their...
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A Year Without Germs

5 days ago   |   The Atlantic

Sales of alcohol surged in 2020, especially among the higher-proof varieties. But one type far outsold the others: hand sanitizer. In the heat of the pandemic, Purell poured...
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A rum steer: are non-alcoholic spirits healthier?

6 days ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Many low- and non-alcoholic drinks substitute sugar for alcohol in an attempt to copy its mouthfeel. If you have a very strong magnifying glass, you might be able to read the...
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