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Intoxication

The Orifice Defense: Why Poorly Written Laws Lead to "Technicalities" for the Criminally Accused

Adam Banner | Posted 06.22.2016 | Crime
Adam Banner

Everyone has heard it before: some horrible human facing criminal allegations, who is most likely guilty and would probably face jail time if convicte...

Woman Gets Two DUIs On The Same Night, In The Same Car

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 11.17.2015 | Weird News

One driver, one car, one night. Double DUI's. Troopers from Somerset say 43-year-old Michele Leonard, of Somerset, was intoxicated when she crashed h...

WATCH: DUI Suspect Slams Into Police Cruiser, Screams 'I'm God, Bitch!'

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 11.11.2015 | Weird News

A woman suspected of driving under the influence rammed a stolen SUV into a police vehicle and screamed "I'm God, bitch," and "I'm God, motherf--ker,"...

Drunk Man Allegedly Had 9-Year-Old Drive To Gas Station To Buy BBQ Sauce

Associated Press | Whitney Meers | Posted 11.10.2015 | Crime

TIFFIN, Ohio (AP) — Police say an Ohio man was drunk when he had his 9-year-old neighbor drive him to a gas station to buy barbecue sauce for their ...

Researching Marijuana for Therapeutic Purposes: The Potential Promise of Cannabidiol (CBD)

Nora Volkow | Posted 07.23.2016 | Science
Nora Volkow

CBD appears to be a safe drug with no addictive effects, and the preliminary data suggest that it may have therapeutic value for a number of medical conditions. Addressing barriers that slow clinical research with CBD would accelerate progress.

Want to End Campus Sexual Assault? Tackle the Primary Issue Being Ignored

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 12.08.2014 | College
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

Until we're willing to deal with the fact that young people are sexual people who need more realistic, developmentally appropriate guidance when it comes to sexual expression and satisfaction, the situation is not going to change.

5 Tips to Help Parents With the Underage Drinking Conversation

Dr. Karen Soren | Posted 08.10.2014 | Parents
Dr. Karen Soren

Talking about alcohol with your children is never easy, but educating teens and then trusting them to make informed decisions is critical.

What Are Some Good Strategies To Calm Down Somebody Who Is Drunk and Panicking?

Quora | Posted 11.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Anderson Moorer, EMT-P paramedic In general, dealing with a patient in an altered state:Sta...

Purim: How To Get Drunk On God

Eitan Press | Posted 04.23.2013 | Religion
Eitan Press

Purim is a radical embrace of the uncontrollable nature of life, celebrating the concealment of God through wearing masks, and the confusion of life through intoxication. With faith in the Divine, we go through chaos and transcend into something higher, into a place of Oneness.

David Lohr

Mom Accused Of Pushing Baby Stroller Down Busy Highway While Intoxicated

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 11.27.2012 | Crime

A young woman pushing a stroller carrying her 7-month-old baby down a Virginia highway was so intoxicated, police said, that she could barely walk. ...

Student Accused Of Taking Off Clothes And Trespassing Allegedly Told Cops He Was Smoking 'Chronic'

The Daily Iowan | Posted 09.06.2012 | College

A UI student has been accused of taking his clothes off and singing loudly at the Old Capitol Town Center while under the influence....

The History of Intoxication

Stanton Peele | Posted 06.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Stanton Peele

Is there something valuable -- essentially human -- in becoming intoxicated?

Addiction: Fruit Flies Create AA Group!

Stanton Peele | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stanton Peele

Like humans, fruit flies that get intoxicated on alcohol can become addicted and keep drinking regardless of the consequences. indicate this phenomenon will allow us to better understand how alcoholism works.