March 5, 2013Gene activity links anxiety, alcohol use
Research suggests new targets for drugs to combat alcoholism and anxiety.
February 26, 2013Does drinking make you sharper?
For some tasks, like creative problem-solving, non-directed thinking is more effective.
February 11, 2013Drinking may improve ability to detect changes
Moderate intoxication may help you spot small differences, UIC researchers report.
November 28, 2012Alcohol and injuries
“The overall net impact appears to be that alcohol is protective following an injury.”
November 19, 2012Alcohol Provides Protective Effect, Reduces Mortality Substantially After Injury
Injured patients were less likely to die in the hospital if they had alcohol in their blood, according to a study from the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health — and the more alcohol, the more likely they were to survive.