drinking http://wkms.org en Excessive Drinking Causes 10 Percent Of Deaths In Working-Age Adults http://wkms.org/post/excessive-drinking-causes-10-percent-deaths-working-adults Think about people dying from drinking too much, and you probably think of the classic disease of alcoholics, cirrhosis of the liver. Or perhaps an alcohol-fueled car crash. But there are many more ways to kill yourself with alcohol, unfortunately, and they account for 1 in 10 deaths in working-age adults, according to a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>"One in 10 is a big number," says <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/media/spokesperson/sme-bios/Brewer.pdf">Dr. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 19:25:21 +0000 editor 41605 at http://wkms.org Excessive Drinking Causes 10 Percent Of Deaths In Working-Age Adults "Not My Child" Paducah Town Hall Meeting On Underage Drinking http://wkms.org/post/not-my-child-paducah-town-hall-meeting-underage-drinking <p>Community discussions about underage drinking are going on in the Purchase area. On <em>Sounds Good</em>, Kate Lochte&nbsp;speaks with Dr. Patrick Withrow and Ms. Ellen Walsh about the Paducah/McCracken Town Hall Meeting at Baptist Health next Monday evening (April 28) being called "Not My Child: A Community Discussion about Underage Drinking."</p><p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:18:23 +0000 Kate Lochte 40110 at http://wkms.org "Not My Child" Paducah Town Hall Meeting On Underage Drinking Murray Police on National Drinking & Driving Prevention Effort http://wkms.org/post/murray-police-national-drinking-driving-prevention-effort <p>Each year, nearly 10,000 people die on the road due to drunk driving, which is the equivalent of 20 jumbo jets crashing each year and killing all aboard. In order to stop this deadly epidemic, law enforcement in every state and most US towns and cities will be cracking down on drunk driving through Labor Day. Murray Police Department Crime Prevention Sergant speaks with Chad Lampe about the crackdown.</p><p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 21:02:33 +0000 Chad Lampe 34442 at http://wkms.org Murray Police on National Drinking & Driving Prevention Effort UK Reconsidering Campus Alcohol Policy http://wkms.org/post/uk-reconsidering-campus-alcohol-policy <p>With lingering concerns about the University of Kentucky's alcohol policy coming to light in recent meetings between UK and surrounding neighborhoods, UK President Eli Capilouto says he's willing to reexamine the rules, which banned alcohol on campus 14 years ago. Wed, 19 Sep 2012 20:49:31 +0000 Josh James (KPR) 22295 at http://wkms.org UK Reconsidering Campus Alcohol Policy