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The car that won't let you drive if you are drunk

The car that won't let you drive if you are drunk

23 Mar 2015

New York: Researchers are working on an in-built blood alcohol level tester that can prevent people under its influence from driving.

alcohol level tester,   car,   alcohol ignition interlock devices,   alcohol-detecting sensors ,  
Tobacco use may double risk of <strong>alcohol</strong> dependency

Tobacco use may double risk of alcohol dependency

10 Mar 2015

London: People who use snus, a moist powder tobacco product, run twice the risk of developing alcohol dependency as compared with non-users. This suggests that nicotine dependency in any form could lead to alcohol addiction, says a new study.

Tobacco,   double risk,   alcohol,   nicotine,   Snus,  
 Brain protein can curb binge drinking

Brain protein can curb binge drinking

10 Mar 2015

New York: A new study has found that a naturally-occurring protein in the brain can suppress binge drinking.

Brain,   Brain protein,   drinking,   Neuropeptide,   alcohol,  
  Have an alcoholic partner? Seek help online

Have an alcoholic partner? Seek help online

04 Mar 2015

New York: An online interactive support programme has been found to help spouses of alcoholics cope with the stress of living with such a partner.

alcoholic partner,   online prograame,   alcohol abuse problems,   alcohol,  
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,  
 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,  
<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 ,  
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 ,  

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