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 Tobacco use may double risk of <strong>alcohol</strong> dependency

Tobacco use may double risk of alcohol dependency

26 Feb 2015

London: People who use snus, a moist powder tobacco product, run twice the risk of developing alcohol dependency as compared with non-users.

Tobacco,   alcohol,   tobacco products,   Snus,  
'Love' hormone may treat <strong>alcohol</strong> addiction

'Love' hormone may treat alcohol addiction

24 Feb 2015

Sydney: 'Love' hormone does not only help you bond better with your partner but also has a sobering effect on alcohol use, an interesting study shows.

Love hormone,   alcohol addiction,   alcohol use,   oxytocin,   intoxication,  
Are YouTube videos eulogising <strong>alcohol</strong> use?

Are YouTube videos eulogising alcohol use?

22 Feb 2015

New York: The content of leading YouTube videos involving alcohol intoxication commonly juxtapose intoxication with humour and attractiveness, thereby undermining its negative consequences, new study reveals.

YouTube videos,   Alcohol intoxication,   Juxtapose intoxication,   Humour,   Attractiveness,   Negative consequences,  
<strong>Alcohol</strong>-related Facebook posts may promote drinking

Alcohol-related Facebook posts may promote drinking

10 Feb 2015

New York: The more a Facebook user gets involved in alcohol-related posts, the more likely he or she is to consider consuming alcohol, a new study says.

Alcohol,   Facebook posts,   drinking,   Social media,   Michigan State University ,  
Heavy drinking ups stroke risk more than BP, diabetes

Heavy drinking ups stroke risk more than BP, diabetes

30 Jan 2015

London: More than two drinks a day in middle-age may raise your stroke risk more than traditional factors such as high blood pressure and diabetes, warns a study.

drinking,   BP,   diabetes,   blood pressure,   alcohol ,  
Long working hours can lead to risky <strong>alcohol</strong> use

Long working hours can lead to risky alcohol use

14 Jan 2015

London: People who work more than 48 hours per week are more likely to engage in risky alcohol consumption than those who work normal weeks worldwide, finds a global study spanning across 14 countries.

alcohol,   alcohol consumption,   working hours,  office hours,   alcohol harms,  
Avoid excess <strong>alcohol</strong>, heavy workout during winter

Avoid excess alcohol, heavy workout during winter

22 Jan 2015

New Delhi: Following the drop in temperature during winter, health experts have urged people to avoid excess alcohol intake and heavy physical activity to keep the body warm, as it can lead to heart attack.

excess alcohol,   heavy workout,  winter season,   health experts,   heart attack ,  
Poor sleep leads to <strong>alcohol</strong> and drug addiction: Study

Poor sleep leads to alcohol and drug addiction: Study

19 Jan 2015

Washington: Sleep difficulties and hours of sleep can predict a number of specific problems, including binge drinking, driving under the influence and risky sexual behaviour, shows a study. The association between poor sleep and substance use has also been found in younger population.

Poor sleep,   alcohol,   drug addiction,   insomnia,   consuming alcohol,  
<strong>Alcohol</strong> intake before bedtime disrupts sleep patterns

Alcohol intake before bedtime disrupts sleep patterns

19 Jan 2015

Melbourne: A study has found that drinking before sleep results in an increase in frontal alpha power in the brain, a development which is associated with disturbed sleep.

Alcohol,   Alcohol before sleep,   sleep,   sleep disruption,   brain,   sleep patterns,  
New drug may curb excess drinking

New drug may curb excess drinking

04 Jan 2015

London: Researchers have patented a drug that could produce some of ecstasy's euphoric effects and at the same time limit the amount of alcohol people drink.

Alcohol,   Curb Excess Drinking,   Alcohol Problems,   ,  

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