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binge drinking

Binge drinking habits in women have been on the rise

Women continue to binge drink even after becoming parent, study finds.

28 Nov 2019 1:00 PM

India getting drunk more than ever before

China, India contribute to the growing global alcohol thirst according to the latest study by The Lancet journal.

08 May 2019 3:01 PM

Greeting cards portraying alcohol homogenise binge drinking, says study.

Birthdays and Christmas wishes through alcohol themed greeting cards generalise habit of binge drinking.

25 Dec 2018 3:59 PM

Muscle building may lead to binge drinking, depression

New study shows that 10 per cent of men have what is thought of as the more common type of body image disorder.

08 Nov 2018 2:43 PM

Mixing energy drinks and alcohol has ill effects

Many people mix energy drinks with alcohol to neutralize the sedative nature of alcohol.

15 Aug 2018 9:59 AM


Risk of heart disease in young adults may increase due to binge drinking

Binge drinking is often defined as consuming 5 drinks or more for men and 4 or more drinks for women per occasion within a span of 30 days.

27 Jun 2018 8:02 PM

Alcohol can harm teen bone health

Here is what a new study has found.

15 Jun 2018 9:28 AM

How this drug could repair binge drinking brain damage

Here is what a new study has found.

19 Feb 2018 2:03 PM

This 400-year-old hangover remedy promises to keep you going this festive season

Too much drinking and food was often associated with Christmas festivities even back then and was known as surfeiting.

26 Dec 2017 6:47 PM

Drinking too much ups risk of cancer in students

Study finds that having five or more beers for men, or four for women, within two hours leads to distinctive changes in brain activity.

15 Sep 2017 2:18 PM


Binge drinking in teenagers affects brain

Research shows that it affects memory, attention and language and an increased risk of developing alcohol use disorder later in life.

20 Jul 2017 7:49 AM

Binge drinking associated with diabetes risk in women

Study shows an association between alcohol consumption and higher blood glucose.

08 Jun 2017 11:42 AM

Underage binge drinking linked to sexual assault

A student, who heads to a bar or party might be more interested in sex than one who is content staying in the dorm and watching television.

13 Dec 2016 5:01 PM

Kids of binge drinking teens face depression risk: study

Adolescent binge drinking not only is dangerous to the brain development of teenagers.

15 Nov 2016 4:46 PM