Alcohol smell tempts us into boozing

Why is alcohol so addictive? According to a new study, for some people, the mere smell of booze can send them on a downwards spiral towards dependency.

Mar 18, 2016, 16:12 PM IST
Kim Jong-Un's favourite liquor shot is a hangover-free booze?

Kim Jong-Un's favourite liquor shot is a hangover-free booze?

Citing state-owned Pyongyang Times, the Sky News said that the Koryo Liquor, made with ginseng and organic rice, leaves drinkers free of a hangover.

Jan 22, 2016, 19:41 PM IST

Booze not an 'intoxicant': Punjab Health Minister

Punjab Health Minister Surjit Kumar Jyani, in a bizarre statement, said that he does not consider 'sharab' (booze) an intoxicant.

Dec 22, 2015, 14:46 PM IST

Gymming may be turning you into a boozer

Researchers found people wanted to extend the feel-good feeling of exercise.

Dec 06, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Booze brands skirting labelling responsibilities

As per a recent research, the alcohol industry is not meeting its 'Responsibility Deal' labelling pledges.

Oct 17, 2015, 16:23 PM IST
David Warner to continue self-imposed booze ban

David Warner to continue self-imposed booze ban

 London, Aug 29 (IANS) Australian opening batsman David Warner will continue to enforce a self-imposed booze ban during his team's limited overs cricket series against England, but said he would have ended it to celebrate if Australia had won the Ashes.

Aug 29, 2015, 17:18 PM IST
Middle-aged people heavy into booze before sex: Study

Middle-aged people heavy into booze before sex: Study

 Turned 40 and cannot think of sex without booze? Well, you are not alone. According to a recent study, having alcohol before sex is common in middle-aged people -- and this leads to adverse physical and sexual health outcomes.

Aug 14, 2015, 16:49 PM IST

Now, use your lungs and eyes to 'drink' booze!

 A new walk-in chamber in the UK lets people breathe in a cloud of alcoholic mist, absorbing booze into their bloodstream via lungs and eyes.

Jul 12, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

3 glasses of booze per day may cause liver cancer

 If you are a regular drinker, you might want to put that gas down, as new study has revealed that consuming 3 glasses of alcohol per day can cause liver cancer.

Mar 25, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

Working too hard can drive you to booze: Study

It`s true: working too hard can drive you to drink, said researchers Wednesday who warned of the health risks of such dual excess.

Jan 14, 2015, 06:34 AM IST
Nicole Scherzinger can chug more booze than guys

Nicole Scherzinger can chug more booze than guys

 Nicole Scherzinger has recently claimed that she has a better capacity than guys, when it comes to drinking.

Dec 27, 2014, 13:20 PM IST
Roger Moore dumps booze for 'new vice' diet coke

Roger Moore dumps booze for 'new vice' diet coke


London: Roger Moore has revealed that is off alcohol because of his dietary changes since he was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes and diet coke is his new vice.

Sep 02, 2014, 17:34 PM IST

Alcohol-related terms too can lead to aggression

Are you exposed to terms related to booze but do not drink alcohol? Exposing people to alcohol-related terms can influence aggressive behaviour in ways similar to actually consuming alcohol, a study reveals.

Jun 06, 2014, 17:57 PM IST

Lee Ryan reveals DUI and drug arrest was `biggest wake-up call`

Lee Ryan has revealed that his drink-driving and drug arrests have forced him to finally face his demons.

Apr 15, 2014, 09:42 AM IST

Science behind foaming beer bottle explained

Scientists have explained why tapping a newly-opened beer bottle quickly turns booze into foam.

Nov 25, 2013, 18:28 PM IST

Why booze makes us aggressive

Researchers, who investigated what are the causes of alcohol-related aggression, have outlined the social, psychological, and neurobiological factors that contribute to the link between alcohol consumption and increased aggression.

Nov 08, 2013, 12:07 PM IST

Candidates distribute booze among voters under Delhi EC`s nose

With Delhi assembly elections little over a month away, certain political parties are going all out to lure voters.

Oct 27, 2013, 16:08 PM IST

Ozzy Osbourne `gives up on smoke, booze and drugs for honey`

Ozzy Osbourne has said that he has ditched his former demons in favour of Manuka honey.

Apr 20, 2013, 11:22 AM IST

Women who drink pass bad habits to offspring

Women who drink heavily tend to pass their bad habits to their teen offspring, warns a UK study.

Dec 10, 2012, 18:15 PM IST

Two Iranians sentenced to death over booze

A court in the Iranian province of Khorasan has sentenced two local men to death after they were caught drinking alcohol for the third time.

Jun 26, 2012, 15:38 PM IST