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New Look at an Ancient Disease: Study Finds Novel Treatment Targets for Gout

December 13, 2022

New Look at an Ancient Disease: Study Finds Novel Treatment Targets for Gout

UC San Diego Experts Issue Warning About Cold Medications in Pregnancy

December 14, 2011

…day. Cough Syrups and Alcohol. Some cough syrups contain up to 10 percent alcohol. Get alcohol-free cough syrup. Your developing baby doesn’t need the alcohol exposure in addition to the other medications. In California, questions women or health care providers have about specific cold medications and other exposures during pregnancy…

Safe for Sun God: Ten Tips for Students Attending this Year’s Festival

April 21, 2016

…focuses on drug and alcohol safety as well as sexual assault prevention.” González added, “We know that a majority of students attending the festival act responsibly; however too many high-risk activities have occurred at past Sun God events. The future of this event has always been in the hands of…

Passion and Persistence Fuel Biotech Startup

November 15, 2022

Passion and Persistence Fuel Biotech Startup

Tiny Injectable Sensor Could Provide Unobtrusive, Long-term Alcohol Monitoring

April 10, 2018

…used for continuous, long-term alcohol monitoring. The chip is small enough to be implanted in the body just beneath the surface of the skin and is powered wirelessly by a wearable device, such as a smartwatch or patch. “The ultimate goal of this work is to develop a routine, unobtrusive…

Study: Time-Restricted Eating Improves Cardiovascular Health for Firefighters

October 4, 2022

Study: Time-Restricted Eating Improves Cardiovascular Health for Firefighters

New Program to Address Impaired Driving from Alcohol, Cannabis and Prescription Drugs

December 16, 2019

…under the influence of alcohol, cannabis and prescription drugs. With funding from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the UC San Diego Training, Research and Education for Driving Safety Program (TREDS) provides education and resources to teach the public about the dangers of…

In Mice, Alcohol Dependence Results in Brain-Wide Remodeling of Functional Architecture

January 14, 2020

…report that in an alcohol-dependent mouse model, the rodent brain’s functional architecture is substantially remodeled. But when deprived of alcohol, the mice displayed increased coordinated brain activity and reduced modularity compared to nondrinker or casual drinker mice. The findings, published in the January 14, 2020 online issue of PNAS, also…

Unsafe at Any Level: Very Low Blood Alcohol Content Associated With Causing Car Crashes

January 16, 2014

…it reports on blood alcohol content (BAC) in increments of 0.01 percent. They focus particularly on “buzzed drivers,” with BAC of 0.01 to 0.07 percent, and, within this group, the “minimally buzzed” (or BAC 0.01 percent). Phillips and his co-authors find that drivers with BAC 0.01 percent – well below…

How Adolescents Used Drugs During the COVID-19 Pandemic

August 24, 2021

…a decreased use of alcohol, but an increased use of nicotine and misuse of prescription drugs. The findings, publishing in the August 24, 2021 issue of the Journal of Adolescent Health, are derived from the ongoing Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) study, the largest long-term study of brain development and…

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