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Giving a shot of ketamine could help heavy drinkers reduce alcohol intake

Giving a shot of ketamine could help heavy drinkers reduce alcohol intake

Study demonstrates potential therapeutic use of ketamine for alcohol addiction

Study demonstrates potential therapeutic use of ketamine for alcohol addiction

Not yesterday’s cocaine: Death toll rising from tainted drug

Not yesterday’s cocaine: Death toll rising from tainted drug

Study reveals how adults exposed to alcohol go on to develop compulsive drinking behaviors

Study reveals how adults exposed to alcohol go on to develop compulsive drinking behaviors

Genetic variant increases risk of addiction in the presence of childhood stress

Genetic variant increases risk of addiction in the presence of childhood stress

Sobering up: In an alcohol-soaked nation, more seek booze-free social spaces

Sobering up: In an alcohol-soaked nation, more seek booze-free social spaces

Excess grey matter in the brain can predict escalating drinking behavior in teens

Excess grey matter in the brain can predict escalating drinking behavior in teens

Early adversity could make individuals more vulnerable to stress-related drinking during adulthood

Early adversity could make individuals more vulnerable to stress-related drinking during adulthood

Alcoholic parents becoming a growing problem even among adults, finds report

Alcoholic parents becoming a growing problem even among adults, finds report

Piece of puzzle unlocked in what drives alcohol addiction

Piece of puzzle unlocked in what drives alcohol addiction

Scientists reverse alcohol-seeking behavior in rats with flip of a switch

Scientists reverse alcohol-seeking behavior in rats with flip of a switch

Alcohol-linked disease overtakes hep C as top reason for liver transplant

Alcohol-linked disease overtakes hep C as top reason for liver transplant

Alcohol changes the molecular basis of memory formation

Alcohol changes the molecular basis of memory formation

Study highlights need for increased support for alcohol-related liver disease patients

Study highlights need for increased support for alcohol-related liver disease patients

Successful recovery from addiction means more than achieving abstinence

Successful recovery from addiction means more than achieving abstinence

Male and female brains are affected differently by repeated binge drinking

Male and female brains are affected differently by repeated binge drinking

Study: Binge drinking impairs working memory in adolescent brain

Study: Binge drinking impairs working memory in adolescent brain

Hunger hormones could be key to new treatments for drug, alcohol addiction

Hunger hormones could be key to new treatments for drug, alcohol addiction

URI researchers working to develop novel medication to treat alcohol use disorder

URI researchers working to develop novel medication to treat alcohol use disorder

New study finds way to help treat alcohol addiction and ease withdrawal symptoms

New study finds way to help treat alcohol addiction and ease withdrawal symptoms