Daily Archives: Thursday 22nd February, 2007



eMaxHealth reports that the brains of alcohol-dependent individuals are affected both by their own drinking, and genetic and environmental factors including how much their parents drink. That’s according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) Researchers found reduced brain growth among alcohol-dependent individuals with a family history […]

Alcoholics with family drinking history have reduced brain growth


The Daily O’Collegian has posted an interesting article questioning a new bill introduced into the Oklahoma legislature that recommends couples who are to be married go through premarital counselling, enter a so-called ‘covenant marriage’, and then be unable to divorce based on grounds of incompatibilty. It doesn’t exclude other grounds […]

Oklahoma ‘covenant marriages’ aim to lower divorce rate