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The proportion of men who start to drink alcohol in their teens has surged more than threefold over the past few decades in India.
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.
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Very few national studies have examined racial/ethnic disparities in the use of alcohol services.
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.
Prior research has shown strong associations between adolescent alcohol abuse and adverse outcomes in early adulthood.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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