21 Jul 2014
New York: Mixing energy drinks with alcoholic beverages may strengthen a person's urge to continue drinking, a new study has found. Australian researchers found that young adults who consumed an energy drink mixed with alcohol had a small to moderate increase in their desire to keep drinking compared with people who drank alcohol alone.
13 Jul 2014
Toronto: If you are looking to track your off-limit daily alcohol intake and develop mature drinking habits, get this app on your smartphone.
06 Jul 2014
London: Having even a single drink at age 14 can make you a binge drinker, a research warns. In a first, researchers have developed a model that can help predict - with about 70 percent accuracy - which teenager will become a binge drinker.
09 Jul 2014
London: Want to extend your life by 10 years? Adopt a lifestyle that includes healthy diet, staying active, limiting alcohol intake and saying no to smoking, scientists say.
07 Jun 2014
Washington: Are you exposed to terms related to booze but do not drink alcohol? Exposing people to alcohol-related terms can influence aggressive behaviour in ways similar to actually consuming alcohol, a study reveals.
14 Jun 2014
London: In what could pave the way for new pharmaceutical drugs and therapeutic options that reverse the alterations produced by alcohol, researchers have identified, for the first time, the damages caused by chronic excessive abuse of alcohol to the brain at a molecular level.
03 Jun 2014
New York: Breath alcohol testers or breathalyzers that traffic police use to check your bubbly quotient when you drive can soon be things of the past.
21 May 2014
London: Exposure to alcohol use in movies can encourage drinking in young people, a significant research shows.
18 May 2014
New York: Not a daily alcohol lover but love to binge drink over weekends? Threat this as a statutory warning, especially if you are a woman. Even one night of heavy drinking can cause bacteria to leak from the gut - causing an increased level of toxins to build-up in the blood, researchers warn.
05 Jun 2014
New York: Do you regularly drink to excess? Even before conception, a son's vulnerability for alcohol use disorders could be shaped by a father who chronically drinks to excess, a significant study indicates.