Scientists have identified a hormone that acts on the brain to stimulate thirst in response to sugar and alcohol, thereby preventing dehydration.Apr 13, 2018, 12:51 PM IST
Scientists have come up with a novel tiny, ultra-low power chip that can be injected just under the surface of the skin to continuously monitor patients of substance abuse.Apr 12, 2018, 17:19 PM IST
The results are largely consistent with a growing body of research about the neural basis of aggression, and how it is triggered by changes in the way that the prefrontal cortex, the limbic system and reward-related regions of the brain function.Feb 13, 2018, 19:09 PM IST
The findings showed that tandospirone can help our brains reboot and reverse the damage on the regeneration of brain cells, caused by heavy alcohol consumption.Feb 09, 2018, 19:00 PM IST
Importantly, teenagers supplied with alcohol by only their parents for one year were twice as likely to access alcohol from other sources the next year.Jan 29, 2018, 18:17 PM IST
Several women have approached the top court of the country against a Cabinet decision to revoke two gazette notifications which permit women to buy alcohol.Jan 18, 2018, 18:05 PM IST
For the new study, published in the science journal Nature, researchers gave lab mice diluted alcohol, known chemically as ethanol.Jan 04, 2018, 10:56 AM IST
While human socialisation has been built around alcohol consumption, regular and increased intake have resulted in toxic effects on the human body.
The scientists found that while the hangover can subside after 24 hours, the effects on the skin for a woman aged 40 can last 28 days.Dec 04, 2017, 20:31 PM IST
Heavy drinking and smoking are linked to visible signs of physical ageing and the consequences reflect on a person's face, sooner or later.
The researcher examined the associations between alcohol use and sleep-related issues on seventh and eighth-grade students.
The product on offer is “Baijiu”, the most common alcoholic drink in rural China made of grain. The distilled spirit packs a punch of 52 percent alcohol.Nov 09, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
When an adolescent who has been binge drinking becomes an adult, they're often left with an immature brain, which assists in the development of alcohol dependence.Nov 03, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
The state banned the consumption of eggs, non-vegetarian food and alcohol at the two 'pavitra tirth sthal'Oct 28, 2017, 08:13 AM IST
Despite being aware of the dangerous impact of alcohol consumption during pregnancy, many expecting mothers continue to overlook the ill-effects.Oct 25, 2017, 20:55 PM IST
Alcohol consumption gives you a boost while speaking to others and it can also make you a foreign language expert eventually.Oct 19, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
Such devices are already commercially available but are usually used for security and detection of hazardous materials, screening and pharmaceutical analysis.Sep 22, 2017, 14:11 PM IST
In 2014, the island made international headlines when "alien-looking" fossils from 500 million years ago were uncovered.Sep 22, 2017, 12:00 PM IST
Researchers found that a non-binge pattern of drinking does not adversely impact job search results among graduates unless and until their drinking reaches binge levels.Sep 21, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
Researchers were able to switch off the impulse to drink alcohol by giving mice a drug that blocks a specific response from the immune system in the brain.Sep 17, 2017, 18:30 PM IST