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Cold weather and less sunlight may increase alcohol consumption: Study

November 20, 2018 2:53 pm

As per a recent study conducted by the University of Pittsburgh, Division of Gastroenterology, it was found that people who live in colder climates consume more alcohol than people who live in warm weather.

Upset over father's alcoholism, boy commits suicide in Tamil Nadu

May 02, 2018 8:44 pm

In his note, the boy urged the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy to save other families from the liquor menace by closing all liquor shops across the state, the police said.

Heavy drinking in college lowers job prospects later: Study

September 21, 2017 7:06 pm

Do you know drinking habits formed in college may impact future careers? Researchers have found that heavy drinking six times a month could lower chances that a new college graduate will land a job by 10 per cent.

Do you boast about your drink? You might be at addiction risk

May 27, 2016 6:50 pm

An experiment proves that people tend to consume more alcohol when they are presented with different cues.

Decoded: why some people are more prone to drinking

May 03, 2016 12:17 pm

Brain tissues of those with alcohol-dependence show a variety of hormonal and neurotransmitter changes compared to those of non-alcoholics.

97-yr-old freedom fighter tries to torch liquor shop

January 31, 2016 3:23 pm

According to the police, Chimman Lal Jain had announced that he would begin torching liquor outlets from January 30, the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, as part of his campaign.

Teens who drink alone more likely to develop alcohol problems

November 19, 2013 4:16 pm

Regular alcohol intake and addiction have a number of harmful health consequences.

Helping others made Anthony Hopkins overcome alcohol addiction

March 18, 2013 2:57 pm

The <i>Silence of the Lambs</i> star went on to join Alcoholics Anonymous.

'Love hormone' can help people beat alcohol addiction: study

October 14, 2012 1:52 pm

A whiff of "love hormone" oxytocin may help people beat alcoholism: study

Docs remove shaving kit handle,tongue cleaner,chess pieces from patient

November 15, 2011 4:30 am

Doctors at a private hospital in Sector 34 have performed a rare surgery on a 45-year-old resident of Sector 2,Panchkula with a history of alcohol addiction,who had swallowed a shaving kit handle,steel tongue cleaner and chess pieces were removed from his stomach and intestine with an open surgery.