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.
Women's Binge-Drinking Are 'More Negatively' Portrayed Than Men
Study shows that that there is a "disproportionate focus" on women when it comes to alcohol driking, and that women's binge drinking are given more coverage, despite the fact that men drink more.
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.
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?
Young Heavy Drinkers To Suffer From More Health Problems As They Grow Older
Drink now, suffer later.
Alcohol Addiction Treatment: Scientists Create Genetically Engineered Virus
A new alcohol addiction treatment is being developed which uses a genetically engineered virus to curb the addiction. The core of the process is to influence neuron activities responsible for decision-making when a rise in liquor craving occur.