Americans Binge 17 Billion Drinks Per Year, CDC SaysResearchers found that about 1 in 6 U.S. adults reported binge drinking an average of about once a week, consuming an average of seven drinks per binge. 
Drinking Alcohol Better Than Exercise For Living Past 90, Study ClaimsHaving two glasses of wine or beer dropped the chance of premature death by 18 percent, according to the study.
NCADA Hope to Break New Ground with Superbowl AdThe theme is "A Common Enemy is Killing Our Loved Ones".
Drinking Found to Increase Cancer RiskThe new position paper from the American Society of Clinical Oncology suggests even light drinking raises a person's risk of common malignancies, including breast, colon, esophageal and head and neck cancers.
No Amount Of Alcohol Is Safe During Pregnancy, Study FindsA small amount of alcohol consumed during pregnancy can result in the child suffering from high levels of anxiety after birth.
Regular Alcohol Consumption Could Reduce Diabetes Risk, Study FindsRegular consumption of certain alcoholic drinks in moderate amounts could cut a person's risk of developing diabetes, according to a new study.
Binge Drinking Down Among College Students, Study FindsAn ongoing study started in 1999 has revealed binge drinking among college students is finally going down.
New York Restaurant Has 1 Drink Max For Parents With KidsA New York restaurant refuses to serve a second alcoholic beverage to parents eating with their kids with the hope of cutting down on drunk driving.
New Study Denies There Are Health Benefits To Moderate DrinkingPrior studies that concluded moderate alcohol consumption is healthy aren't necessarily correct, new research suggests.
Jose Cuervo Throwing Cinco de Mayo Party in Mexico, MissouriTequila company Jose Cuervo is playing off the notion that the holiday is largely overlooked south of the border by throwing a party in the small Missouri town.
David Freese Playing in St. Louis Was Probably Bad For HimThe St. Louis-native and Cardinals hero opens up about how his love for his home city, but how he had to get away from it.
Mo. House Approves Measure to Relax Alcohol AdvertisingThe measure would also allow the delivery of alcohol with a label saying the signature of someone 21 years of age or older is necessary to receive it.

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