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New U-M research on alcohol abuse

New U-M research on alcohol abuse

October 17, 2013

Researchers from the Substance Abuse Program in the Department of Psychiatry  will be collaborating on a new study, “Early Intervention to Reduce Alcohol Misuse and Abuse in the Ohio Army National Guard.” This is a two-arm randomized controlled trial of an alcohol brief intervention combined with text messages, as compared to usual care.

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Promoting self-care in college students with mental illness

Promoting self-care in college students with mental illness

January 28, 2013

Drinking, drug use, other unhealthy coping mechanisms focus of 11th-annual U-M Depression on College Campuses conference ANN ARBOR, Mich. Rather than seeking out healthy treatment options, many college students experiencing symptoms of depression or anxiety too often resort to unhealthy coping

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Alcohol’s disruptive effects on sleep may be more pronounced among women

Alcohol’s disruptive effects on sleep may be more pronounced among women

February 17, 2011

Researchers have known for decades that alcohol can initially deepen sleep during the early part of the night but then disrupt sleep during the latter part of the night; this is called a “rebound effect.” A new study of the influence of gender and family history of alcoholism on sleep has found

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