A Pint Of Beer A Day Can Increase The Risk For Your Heart
With the number of beer lovers all around the world, could your love for beer pave the way for your health problem in the future? What’s the truth behind claims that consuming a pint of beer a day can actually increase your risk of developing heart problems? Find out what health professionals have to say
Can You Drink Alcohol With Penicillin? Find Out Here
Considering that penicillin is a well-known type of antibiotic drug, will it make any difference if it were to be taken with an alcoholic beverage? If so, will this difference be beneficial or will it just result to a more adverse health condition? Find out what health experts have to say
Brainwave Password Found Useless Under The Influence Of Alcohol
A study recently published and presented at a conference showed how alcohol intoxication can affect the authenticity of a brainwave password. According to the research, persons under the influence of drugs or alcohol can lose up to 33 percent of their password's accuracy.
Pregnancy Drinking Worse In The UK And Ireland, New Study Reports
A lot of pregnant women binge-drink in the first few months because they do not realise they are expecting. A recent study found that women in the UK and Ireland are among the world's worst for drinking during pregnancy.
Providing Alcohol To An Underage Child Increases Likelihood Of Drinking Later In Life
Researchers say that the most important finding from the study underage kids who are given alcohol are more likely to drink later in life. Also, young women are more likely to drink alcohol at an early age compared to young men.
Heart Attack Linked To Alcohol Abuse, Study Confirms
A new study confirms alcohol abuse to be linked to a range of heart diseases including heart attack. However, moderate alcohol consumption is not found to affect heart function.
Alcohol Substitute 'Bath Oil' Caused Nearly 50 Deaths In Russia
Boyaryshnik (Hawthorn) contains methanol, a highly toxic substance. The alcohol substitute is bought regularly by locals because it is very cheap.
Teen Drug And Alcohol Use Are Down, Surveys Claim
Drugs and alcohol use of teenagers are down, according to a survey. The "2016 Monitoring the Future" survey showed a continuing decline in the use of illicit substances — marijuana, alcohol and tobacco — and misuse of prescription drugs among teens.
Intensity Of Hangovers Depend On What You Drink, Experts Say
When it comes to giving hangovers, beers give the worst hangover, vodka gives the least. Make sure you drink lots of water while drinking alcohol to avoid hangovers the next day.
This Gene In Your Body Could Be Blamed For Alcohol Drinking
Researchers found that a liver-brain pathway affects alcohol consumption. Now that the link has been identified, drugs could be developed to target the pathway to control alcohol drinking.
Unhealthy Lifestyle Blamed For Increase In Mouth Cancer Cases
Mouth cancer cases increased by 68% over the last 20 years. 9 out of 10 cases are due to smoking, drinking and other unhealthy habits.
Light Drinking Cuts Stroke Risks
One or two glasses of alcohol a day reduces the risk of the most common stroke, says a new study; but two or more drinks daily increases risk.
US Surgeon General Says Drug Addiction Is A Treatable Brain Disease
U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy said drug and alcohol addiction “a moral test for America.” He said that these disorders are something that the nation can address.
The Urge To Use The Internet Is More Than The Cravings For Alcohol, Chocolates And Even Sex, Study Finds
In This Highly Modernized World, How Much Does A Person Crave To Use The Internet? Are We Really Controlled By Technology More Than We Control It? Is Internet Addiction Taking Over Our Lives?