Beer drinking ups gastric cancer risk

Last Updated: Monday, April 25, 2011, 18:23

Heavy beer drinkers who have a specific genetic variant are at higher risk of developing gastric cancer.

Drink daily, keep dementia at bay

Last Updated: Thursday, May 26, 2011, 10:08

A study has found that older people who continue to drink a glass of alcohol everyday are less likely to develop dementia.

Black tea and fruits reduce lung cancer risk

Last Updated: Monday, October 24, 2011, 14:16

Bigher BMI and increased consumption of black tea and fruit could reduce the risk of the deadly disease.

Chinese herbal medicine may counteract alcohol intoxication

Last Updated: Friday, January 06, 2012, 17:51

A constituent of ancient Chinese herbal anti-hangover medicine may help in thwarting alcohol intoxication and dependence.

Eating asparagus may prevent a hangover: Study

Last Updated: Thursday, December 27, 2012, 19:44

Asparagus, a common vegetable, may alleviate alcohol hangover and protect liver cells against toxins, researchers claim.