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Youngsters And Drug Abuse

Drug abuse is proving to be a tough nut to crack across the entire world. In the current scenario where the world has become a global village, the implications of this serious problem have already travelled far and wide. The ... Read More »

Alcohol intoxication may not always be visible

Washington, May 23 (ANI): Alcohol intoxication is often accompanied by trouble walking or slurred speech, however, exceptionally tolerant individuals do not show signs of tipsiness even though they are very intoxicated, says an expert. John Brick, executive director of Intoxikon ... Read More »

‘Cyber Millenials’ most prone to risky binge drinking

Washington, May 12 (ANI): An American study suggests that ‘Cyber Millenials’—a term used to describe tech-savvy singles and couples living in fashionable neighbourhoods on the urban fringe—are most likely to engage in high-risk drinking. Howard B. Moss, the study’s corresponding ... Read More »

Footballers ‘are seedier than criminals’

Melbourne, May 10 (ANI): Football stars are more likely to have alcohol problems, be more verbally aggressive and more sexually promiscuous than criminals, a new study has shown. The study, which was published in the Australian Psychological Society’s journal InPsych, ... Read More »

Binge drinking ‘raises dementia risk’

London, May 10 (ANI): Heavy drinking can increase a person’s risk of suffering from dementia, say UK doctors. Doctors have associated alcohol intake with the development of the brain-wasting condition in between 10 and 24 percent of the estimated 700,000 ... Read More »

Now, alcohol flows at this UK prison!

London, May 7 (ANI): A damning report prepared by Sussex inspectors has revealed that the Ford Open Prison is ‘awash with alcohol’ and has sacrificed its role as a place for the rehabilitation of prisoners. According to The Independent, iInspectors ... Read More »