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.

Playing alcoholic was a bit different: Akshay Kumar
Playing alcoholic was a bit different: Akshay Kumar

 Superstar Akshay Kumar, who is doing a cameo in his upcoming production venture 'The Shaukeens', says he found it very different to play an alcoholic in the comedy drama.

Roger Moore quits drinking

'James Bond' star Roger Moore has confessed he has given up alcohol because he suffers from type 2 diabetes.

Scott Disick turns teetotaller?

Reality TV star Scott Disick has reportedly quit drinking in a bid to save his relationship with Kourtney Kardashian.

Daniel Radcliffe turned to alcohol to deal with pressure

‘Harry Potter’ star Daniel Radcliffe, who shot to fame at the age of 11, says he started drinking to deal with the pressure of being famous.

Meds can help people with alcohol use disorders cut drinking

Researchers have said that several medications can help people with alcohol use disorders maintain abstinence or reduce drinking.

Zac Efron sells former home

Actor Zac Efron has sold his luxurious bachelor pad in Hollywood Hills for USD 2.7 million.

Zac Efron feels `great` post addiction admission

Zac Efron recently said that he has no regrets for revealing his addiction.

Subramanian Swamy calls Priyanka Vadra `alcoholic`, Congress workers protest in Delhi

Slamming the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy for his comments against Congress president Sonia Gandhi`s daughter Priyanka Gandhi, Congress leader Ajay Maken on Tuesday said that Swamy`s statement has crossed all limits.

Alcoholism: Why it is bad for your health

Drinking alcohol can be enjoyable and is a socially acceptable activity in many parts of the world, but it can also influence you and your lives.

Lindsay Lohan coping well post rehab: Friend

Actress Lindsay Lohan has quit alcohol and is doing fine after her recent stint in a rehabilitation centre, according to her friend Max George.

Mahie Gill plays alcoholic for `Gangs Of Ghost`

Mahie Gill will play an alcoholic woman in ‘Gangs Of Ghost`.

Peg or two lowers risk of liver disease

People with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NALFD) who consume a peg or two daily are half as likely to develop hepatitis as non-alcoholics with the same condition.

Just because I fall, it doesn’t mean I’m drunk, says Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron has revealed that she is not an alcoholic and does not swear like a sailor.

Gene that makes people alcoholic discovered

According to a new study, some people are genetically predisposed to becoming alcoholics.

Man kills father over property dispute, arrested

A 23-year-old "alcoholic" man was arrested for allegedly murdering his father over a property dispute, police said on Wednesday.

2 or more alcoholic drinks up cancer risks

A study has indicated that drinking more than two alcoholic drinks a day can significantly increase the risk of some cancers. Men should drink not more than three to four units a day, while women should not go over two to three units a day.

I was darker than alcoholic Arthur: Comedian Russell Brand

British comedian Russell Brand, who has battled alcoholism and drug addiction, admits he was much darker than the alcoholic character he plays in `Arthur`.

Tobacco battle helped Gwyneth Paltrow play alcoholic in new movie

Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that her own struggle with tobacco addiction helped her play an alcoholic in new movie ‘Country Strong’.

Gwyneth Paltrow plays alcoholic in new movie

Gwyneth Paltrow is all set to play an alcoholic musician in her new movie `Country Strong`.