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
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- 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
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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
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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
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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