Alcohol abuse refers to recurring intake of alcohol despite the negative consequences.
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Heart disease is no longer restricted to the middle-aged and the old. Long working hours at the desk, little physical exercise and unhealthy eating
- Anusuya Suresh
March 26, 2013 at 08:39am
A viral or bacterial infection is one of the most common causes of fever; the rise in body temperature above the normal 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit is a
November 30, 2012 at 12:33pm
The 33-year-old married woman from Chandigarh had never imagined that her excessive clubbing and partying would one day push her to the brink of
- Ankita Chakrabarty
August 27, 2012 at 09:25am
In recent years, India has managed to control communicable diseases like malaria, cholera and polio. However, the nation now has to deal with a new
- Nirmalya Dutta
July 30, 2012 at 08:04am
The last episode of Aamir Khan's Satyamev Jayate highlighted the basic tenets of the constitution which promised equality for all. It showed us the
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July 30, 2012 at 06:40am
Do you have what you affectionately refer to as an alcoholic liver? Or does your body hate the effects of alcohol? Whether you suffer from alcoholism
- Sowmiya Bhas
July 05, 2012 at 11:10pm
The recent Satyamev Jayate episode brought forward some questions that we tend to ignore about alcoholism. Addictions are dependent on external
- Nirmalya Dutta
July 01, 2012 at 12:43pm
Today’s Satyamev Jayate episode dealt with alcohol abuse. Alcoholism is a problem that ails our society yet we usually refuse to acknowledge its
- Religion can counter alcohol and drug use
A new study has revealed that religious youth are less likely to experiment with drugs and alcohol. Researchers at Baylor University’s Institute
- Teens who live with a single parent likelier to drink, smoke
These days, many teens are becoming addicted to alcohol or drugs. According to a new study, teenagers who live with single parents are more likely to
- Hungover? Blame it on your genes!
Know why you get a hangover after a night of drinking while some of your friends do not? Blame it on your genes. According to new research from
- Now, drink Bloody Mary topped with `whole fried chicken` to cure hangovers!
A US diner has created an enormous hangover cure that consists of Bloody Mary with entire fried chicken on the top, served in a big pitcher.
- Does aggression lead to alcohol abuse?
A new study has demonstrated that adolescents who are aggressive in nature are more likely to drink alcohol and in larger quantities than their peers
- Revealed — teenage drinking in India reaches an alarming stage
Alcohol consumption in India is already a major health concern but now alcohol intake among teenagers is on the rise. In a recent study published in
- Now mutant worms that don’t get drunk under the influence of alcohol!
The answer to treat alcohol withdrawal symptoms in people has been found in worms. Neuroscientists have generated mutant worms that do not get
- Even moderate drinking is bad for you
A glass or two of booze is good for your heart, according to long-standing medical advice that drinkers are often fond of citing. But, according to a