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College Drinking Spikes Among Freshmen

The first six weeks of college are critical. That’s when habits related to future academic success can be formed. And that can be when drinking starts or is exacerbated, often due to student expectations and social pressures, according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.

10/05/2013

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Del. Don Dwyer Arrested For DUI; Pleaded Guilty To Drunken Boating Earlier This Month

Busted again. Anne Arundel County police arrest an outspoken conservative lawmaker who just weeks ago pleaded guilty to operating a boat under the influence — this time for driving a car while intoxicated.

08/20/2013

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Police: Alcohol A Factor In Crash That Left Infant Critically Injured

Maryland State Police say alcohol and aggressive driving are factors in a Capital Beltway crash involving a tractor-trailer that left an infant in critical condition.

08/19/2013

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Mass. Truck Driver Killed In Hit-And-Run On I-95; Alcohol May Be A Factor

A trucker is killed by a hit and run driver as he stands next to his vehicle on I-95. It is a painful remember how dangerous the shoulder of the road can be.

07/26/2013

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Divers Search For Swimmer Missing In Magothy River

Anne Arundel County officials say a man is believed to have drowned after he jumped from a boat in the Magothy River in the Arnold area.

07/05/2013

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Quotes From Celebrities About Their Sobriety

April is Alcohol Awareness Month. Check out what 15 celebrities say about their sobriety.

04/22/2013

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So-Called Hangover Cures: Which Actually Work, If Any?

Hangover cure products like Mercy, Blowfish and THC are growing in popularity.

03/20/2013

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Evidence Suggests County Councilman Arrested For DUI Sought Special Treatment

A Baltimore County councilman arrested for drunk driving over the weekend reacts to the allegations.

02/25/2013

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Alcohol Is The Leading Preventable Cause Of Cancer

Alcohol consumption is a significant risk factor for cancers of the mouth, throat, esophagus and liver.

02/20/2013

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Frostburg State Head Leads Alcohol Awareness Group

Frostburg State University President Jonathan Gibralter is leading a national panel on college alcohol abuse prevention.

01/29/2013

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Delegate Charged In Drunken Boat Crash Speaks Candidly About His Battle With Alcohol

The state lawmaker involved in a drunken boating accident this summer is speaking to WJZ. Delegate Don Dwyer says he can’t talk specifically about the accident because he faces legal action.

01/23/2013

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Alcohol And A Good Night’s Sleep Don’t Mix

Alcohol allows people to fall asleep quicker, but causes next day drowsiness.

01/23/2013

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