Tag: Alcohol

Not water, but this hand pump in MP village releases alcohol
Not water, but this hand pump in MP village releases alcohol

Police also recovered huge quantities of country-made liquor stored in drums which were hidden under the debris of fodder in farms.

  • Thursday, 13 October 2022
WATCH: Free Liquor & Chicken Distribution Ahead of TRS National Party Formation!

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao has announced formation of a national party - Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS). A day before the event, the leader of the TRS, Rajanala Srihari was seen distributing liquor bottles and chicken to locals of Warangal.

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  • Wednesday, 05 October 2022
Smoking, alcohol, high BMI leading causes of global cancer deaths: Lancet study
Smoking, alcohol, high BMI leading causes of global cancer deaths: Lancet study

Behavioural risk factors such as tobacco use, alcohol use, unsafe sex, and dietary risks were responsible for the vast majority of cancer burden globally, accounting for 3.7 million deaths and 87.8 million DALYs in 2019, they said.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
Alcohol may be more risky for heart than previously thought
Alcohol may be more risky for heart than previously thought

The results suggest that drinking more than 70 grams of alcohol per week is associated with worsening pre-heart failure or progression to symptomatic heart failure.

  • Wednesday, 25 May 2022
Rural India Beats Urban In Alcohol & Tobacco Consumption

According to NFHS, Alcohol consumption in men & women is higher in rural India than urban India. According to the survey, 1% of women aged 15 and above drink alcohol, compared to 19% of men in the same age group.

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  • Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Women block NH-53 demanding alcohol ban in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: Women leading an anti-liquor movement staged a road blockade on National Highway 53 in Anandapur of Keonjhar district today demanding ban on sale of alcohol in the region. Moreover, the agitating women visited all the shops in the area as a part of their awareness campaign to stop sale of liquor. The protestors have […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Alcohol may enhance memory, says study

London: Consumption of alcohol may help in improving memory for recalling information learned before the beginning of the drinking session, claimed researchers of University of Exeter in Britain. The new study highlights the limited positive effect of alcohol. However, the researchers are keen to stress that this limited positive effect should be considered alongside the […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Farmers spend agri loans to marry off daughters, consume alcohol: Dama Rout

Bhubaneswar: In a statement which could spell more trouble for the ruling BJD, senior party leader and Excise minister Damodar Rout on Wednesday said, the farmers are using agriculture loans for the marriage of their daughters. He too went on to say the major pie of the loan amount is spent on consuming alcohol. Rout […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Diabetes linked to deaths from alcohol, accidents, suicide: Study

London: People with diabetes are more at risk of deaths from alcohol-related factors, accidents or suicide, than non-diabetics, a study has found. The increased risk of death from these causes may be related to the mental health of patients, which may be adversely affected by the psychological burden of living with and self-treating this debilitating […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Sexual minority youth at higher risk of drug use: Study

New York: Young people who identify themselves as lesbian, gay or bisexual are at an increased risk of using substances such as alcohol, nicotine and marijuana, a new study has found. The study, published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence, suggested that they are also at higher risk of poly substance use than their […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
There is no safe level of drinking alcohol: Lancet

London: Contrary to claims that one or two glasses of wine a day keep you healthy, a study published in the prestigious journal The Lancet has warned that there is no safe level of drinking alcohol as it is associated with nearly one in 10 deaths among middle-aged people. The findings showed that any health […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Early-life alcohol intake may increase prostate cancer risk

New York: Consuming at least seven drinks of alcohol per week in your adolescence may increase the risk of high grade prostate cancer later, a new study has found. The study found that heavy alcohol intake at ages 15-19 was not associated with overall prostate cancer. However, consumption of at least seven drinks per week […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Alcohol with energy drinks may worsen violence, risky behaviour

London: Do you consume alcohol with energy drinks just to counteract its sedative nature? If so, it can exacerbate the negative effects of binge drinking such as increasing violence and risky behaviour, finds a study. Mixing energy drinks with alcohol tricks users into feeling more awake and less drunk than they really are. However, the […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Heavy drinking, abstinence from alcohol may up dementia risk

London: Middle aged people who abused alcohol or abstain from it may be at a higher risk of developing dementia, according to a study. However, the researchers warned that the results do not encourage people who do not drink to start drinking. “The findings strengthen the evidence that excessive alcohol consumption is a risk factor […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Alcohol may increase death risk in young TB patients

New York: Increased consumption of alcohol in people with tuberculosis (TB) may accelerate their risk of death, scientists led by an Indian-origin researcher have found. Chronic alcohol consumption modulates a host of immune defense mechanisms and increases susceptibility to infections with various pathogens such as Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) — the TB-causing bacterium. In the study, […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021