Alcohol Use And Abuse Spiking In U.S., Study SaysSpikes in overall drinking and problem drinking were especially high among women, older Americans, and minorities.
Stanford Students Vote On Alcohol Ban In Undergraduate HousingResponding to Stanford University president John L. Hennessy's proposal to ban hard alcohol in undergraduate housing, students on Friday voted against it.
New Bay Area Alcoholism Treatment Uses Implant To Curb Cravings, 'Growing Pains' Star Talks About AddictionA new treatment for alcoholism is now in the Bay Area. While it’s not a cure, it may help more individuals achieve sobriety. Among those who claim it works is an actor whose battle with the bottle began in childhood.
Sex Offenders Not Screened From California Substance Abuse Counselor JobsThe investigative arm of the state Senate has found nearly two dozen registered sex offenders serving as substance-abuse counselors in California, which lacks procedures to screen them out.