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Is Johnny Depp Drowning His Sorrows?

By Gabrielle Wuhl

He's reportedly drinking heavily to cope with his split from girlfriend Vanessa Paradis. MORE  

DUIs Clearly Correlate to Long-Term Issues

By McCarton Ackerman

New research shows just how good an indicator drunk driving is of possible lifelong risky drinking. MORE  

Adele Was Rolling in the Drink

By May Wilkerson

The chart-topping singer opens up on her drinking problem and her alcoholic dad. MORE  

Do Weight-Loss Ops Increase Alcoholism Risk?

By Valerie Tejeda

Gastric bypass recipients experience alcohol differently, researchers say. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 18, 2012

By Chrisanne Grise

Republicans and Democrats agree that booze is vital at the DNC, alcohol abuse in the military is an epidemic, and Terminator's Nick Stahl quits rehab early. MORE  

Conservative Org Accuses Bryson of DUI

By Gabrielle Wuhl

American Crossroads tweeted that alcohol caused the US commerce secretary's string of hit-and-run accidents. MORE  

Paul McCartney Battled Booze Post-Beatles

By May Wilkerson

The former Beatle says he abused alcohol after the band broke up, which hurt his songwriting. MORE  

New Study: 15% of US Teens Abuse Substances

By Valerie Tejeda

Researchers say starting before the age of 18 often leads to a lifetime of addiction. MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 22, 2012

By May Wilkerson

Drug to "cure" alcoholism passes preliminary test, Nigerian smuggler swallows record amount of heroin, and "Rhythm of the Night" singer El DeBarge arrested for a 2 p.m. drug deal. MORE  

Excessive Drinking Costs US Colleges Millions

By Valerie Tejeda

Booze-related injuries can rack up half a million a year in ER visits per college. MORE  

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