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This is why you should never mix energy drinks with alcohol

This is why you should never mix energy drinks with alcohol

A new study has found that alcohol mixing with energy drinks could increase the risk of falls and injury as compared to drinking alcohol only.

Mar 22, 2017, 22:44 PM IST

Binge drinking dramatically ups mortality rate

A new study has provided a link between drinking behaviors with the overall mortality rate.

May 01, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

How to heal skin infections among chronic drinkers

Chronic alcohol intake could lead to severe skin infection and researchers have now found that boosting immune responses of those suffering from alcoholism could address the problem.

Apr 01, 2015, 15:28 PM IST

Tobacco use may double risk of alcohol dependency

People who use snus, a moist powder tobacco product, run twice the risk of developing alcohol dependency as compared with non-users. 

Feb 26, 2015, 16:56 PM IST

Gene mutations put some smokers at pancreatitis risk

Gene mutations in some people who drink and smoke put them at an increased risk of developing chronic pancreatitis, researchers from the University of Pittsburgh's School of Medicine in the US said.

Jan 11, 2015, 13:37 PM IST

Heavy drinking in teens lead to structural changes in brain

A new study has revealed that heavy drinking during adolescence may lead to structural changes in the brain and memory deficits that persist into adulthood.

Oct 29, 2014, 19:52 PM IST

Soda drinkers may be consuming more fructose than labels claim

A new study has revealed soda consumers may be getting a much higher dose of the harmful sugar fructose than they have been led to believe.

Jun 07, 2014, 00:26 AM IST

Drinking alone leads to risky behaviour

Do you often drive back home on your own at dangerous speed after a bout of drinking? You must be drinking alone most of the time. According to a new study, those who drink alone are more prone to risky behaviour than those who drink moderately in a group.

May 25, 2014, 13:16 PM IST

Heavy women drinkers at greater mortality risk: Study

Read this carefully if you cannot imagine your evenings without wine or vodka, and especially if you are a woman.

Apr 10, 2014, 19:12 PM IST

Avoid alcohol `three days a week`

Here`s an advice for drinkers --avoid alcohol at least three days a week, say doctors.

Oct 22, 2011, 16:49 PM IST

Charlotte Church serenades drinkers at gay club

Singer and presenter Charlotte Church belted out karaoke hits at a gay bar in London recently – much to the shock of drinkers.

Mar 03, 2011, 18:06 PM IST

Oz drinkers switching from beer to wine

Iconic image of an Australian with a beer in hand may not hold true forever.

Jan 20, 2011, 10:01 AM IST

Over-50s are now Britian’s biggest drinkers

A survey has found that Britons over 50 are a generation of regular drinkers, with 44 percent of them enjoying a drink a few times a week, compared to just 32 percent of those in their 20s.

Apr 05, 2010, 17:44 PM IST

Over-50s are now Britian’s biggest drinkers

A survey has found that Britons over 50 are a generation of regular drinkers, with 44 percent of them enjoying a drink a few times a week, compared to just 32 percent of those in their 20s.

Apr 05, 2010, 00:00 AM IST