09 Apr 2014
New York: A significant research reveals that binge drinking among teenagers and young adults is strongly associated with liking and identifying music that references alcohol by brand name.
11 Apr 2014
Beijing: Read this carefully if you cannot imagine your evenings without wine or vodka, and especially if you are a woman.
20 Mar 2014
London: Consuming alcohol more frequently than twice a week may increase the risk of stroke mortality in men, an alarming study has indicated. The effects of alcohol are not limited to the amount consumed but also the frequency of drinking matters, the researchers at University of Eastern Finland said.
03 Apr 2014
New York: Men who are less sensitive to the negative effects of alcohol drink more heavily and are more likely to become problem drinkers later in life and part of a brain plays a crucial role in deciding this.
22 Mar 2014
Washington: Parents who use alcohol, marijuana and other illicit drugs may run the risk of their children picking up their habits, a new study has warned.
28 Jul 2012
Scientists have reported yet another reason, besides possible liver damage, stomach bleeding and other side effects, to avoid drinking alcohol while taking certain medicines. The new report describes laboratory experiments in which alcohol made several medications up to three times more available to the body, effectively tripling the original dose.
29 Jan 2014
Washington: Alcohol use is more likely than marijuana use to lead to violence between partners, a new study has found.
07 Mar 2014
Toronto: Teens who drink high-caffeine energy beverages are more likely to use alcohol, drugs and cigarettes, a new study has warned.
04 Jun 2012
"Holiday heart syndrome," first coined in 1978, refers to patients who experience a potentially dangerous form of palpitation after excessive drinking, especially during winter holidays.
31 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Actor Sidharth Malhotra, who is seen on the cover of men’s magazine GQ India’s February 2014 issue, says alcohol is a stress buster for many but he likes to stay away from it.