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2014-08-07 15:46:41

The proportion of men who start to drink alcohol in their teens has surged more than threefold over the past few decades in India.

2014-07-30 10:06:12

An electronic screening tool that starts with a single question to assess the frequency of substance misuse appears to be an easy way to screen teenagers who visited a physician for routine medical care.

2014-07-29 23:12:32

Having cured over 20,000 hangovers, Dr.

2014-07-18 11:33:36

Very few national studies have examined racial/ethnic disparities in the use of alcohol services.

2014-07-18 11:29:32

College students, when compared to their age-matched peers who are not in college, report higher rates of previous 30-day drinking as well as binge drinking.

2014-07-18 11:21:49

Prior research has shown strong associations between adolescent alcohol abuse and adverse outcomes in early adulthood.

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2014-07-18 09:31:53

Adding alcoholic beverages to caffeinated energy drinks increases a person’s desire to continue consuming the beverages, according to research published online Thursday in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research.

2014-07-17 16:09:09

Neuroscientists at The University of Texas at Austin have generated mutant worms that do not get intoxicated by alcohol, a result that could lead to new drugs to treat the symptoms of people going through alcohol withdrawal.

2014-07-15 13:25:44

Even in moderation, consumption of wine and hard liquor may be a risk factor for atrial fibrillation, an abnormally fast heartbeat that can lead to stroke, heart failure and dementia.

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2014-07-13 04:45:49

A new study suggests that reducing alcohol consumption, even among light-to-moderate drinkers, could lower the risk of coronary heart disease, lower body mass index and blood pressure.


Word of the Day
quilisma
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.