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Stress Leads Some Doctors to Abuse Prescription Drugs, Study Says

Stress Leads Some Doctors to Abuse Prescription Drugs, Study Says

Oct 12, – In general, doctors abuse alcohol and drugs at about the same rate as everyone else: Studies estimate that 10 percent to 15 percent develop a substance-abuse problem in their lifetime. When doctors abuse painkillers or other prescription drugs, they’re usually not doing it to get high. Instead, they’re doing it to deal […]

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Study finds: Coffee to Lower Risk for Rare Liver Disease

Study finds: Coffee to Lower Risk for Rare Liver Disease

May 20, – Investigators from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., found that drinking coffee was associated with a reduced risk of developing the disease, which can lead to cirrhosis of the liver, liver failure and biliary cancer. This association, however, does not prove a cause-and-effect relationship. Just a few extra cups of coffee each […]

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