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April 21, 2014

Muscle weakness from long-term alcoholism may stem from an inability of mitochondria, the powerhouses of cells, to self-repair, according to a...

New & Noteworthy
April 15, 2014

Hear Dr. George Koob, director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, on the HHS HealthBeat podcast:...

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April 07, 2014

April is Alcohol Awareness Month, a time to learn about the health and social problems caused by drinking too much. The National Institute on...

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March 31, 2014

Alcohol produces a wide range of pharmacological effects on the nervous system through its actions on ion channels. The molecular mechanism...

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