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New Study Links Heavy Drinking to Lower Sperm Quality

By Victoria Kim

The more a man drinks, the lower the sperm count and quality. MORE  

Sick of Hangovers? Consider Changing Your DNA

By Victoria Kim

A new study revealed that the answer to why you're hungover might be in your genes. MORE  

Even Beer's Taste Triggers Cravings

By Valerie Tejeda

Just a sip of beer can release dopamine, triggering an urge to drink more, a study finds. MORE  

Why Alcoholic Men Lack Empathy—and Irony

By Valerie Tejeda

Alcoholic males are wonderfully good at identifying people's emotions, shows a new study. Honestly. MORE  

At Least Sperm Is Safe From Booze and Smoke

By Valerie Tejeda

Healthy sperm counts aren't dented by cigs and alcohol, researchers say. But that's not a recommendation. MORE  

Teens Get Hammered on Hand Sanitizer

By Bryan Le

Underage drinkers distill their own liquor from household products, landing some in the ER. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 17, 2012

By May Wilkerson

Major international online drug ring busted, US states loosen up liquor laws, and Bobby Brown pleads not guilty to DUI. MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 29, 2012

By Reina Berger

Alcohol may help heart attack patients, Malaysian mosque is a methadone clinic, and Black Eyed Peas star has five years sober. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 7, 2012

By May Wilkerson

Casey Anthony's probation report says she's sober, Ukraine's winter death toll blamed on alcoholism, and Sony Pictures pays big for boozy Sundance movie, Smashed. MORE  

Steady Drinking Triples Mouth Cancer Risk

By Valerie Tejeda

Drinkers are largely unaware that they're in increased danger from various kinds of cancer. MORE  

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