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Risks of problem drinking are on the rise among women.
What makes us reach for a drink? Do people get influenced and pushed to start drinking by certain circumstances, or is there something else?
Drinking can be influenced by both personal and societal factors, including economic fluctuations, political instability, and social norms.
A meta-analysis of case-control and cohort studies on the association of alcohol consumption with colorectal cancer was carried out, based on 22 studies from Asia, 2 from Australia, 13 from Western Europe, and 24 from North America.
For the first time, new research shows that patterns of alcohol consumption – a drink or two every night, or several cocktails on Friday and Saturday nights only – may be more important in determining alcohol’s influence on heart health than the total amount consumed.
New research shows that women who enjoy one alcoholic drink per day at midlife may be healthier in old age.
Victims who suffer violence at the hands of a spouse, boyfriend or girlfriend, or other intimate partner aren't only brutalized physically; they also suffer disproportionately higher rates of mental health distress.
British women are now as likely as their male counterparts to binge drink, claims a new study from researchers at University College London.
Excessive drinking and an unbalanced diet are two preventable contributors to health problems in the developed world.
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