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Alcoholic? Blame it on Enzyme PRDM2

A research group has identified an enzyme whose production is turned off in nerve cells of the frontal lobe when alcohol dependence develops. The deficiency in this enzyme leads to ...

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Heart Attack, Stroke Within 1 Hour After Alcohol Consumption Likely, Warn Researchers

Many heart attacks reported immediately after alcohol consumption has been proved again and even moderate levels of consumption may double the risk of heart attack and stroke within an hour ...

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Alcohol Wards Off Early Death in Alzheimer’s Patients, Say Puzzled Danish Researchers

In a strange result from a study, consumption of alcohol was found to have warded off an early death in some patients of Alzheimer’s disease, making experts speculate on possible ...

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AFL, NRL, Cricket Promoting Alcohol to Kids: Study

Research from Australia-based Monash University shows that children along with adolescents receive millions of exposures to alcohol advertising when watching AFL, NRL, and Cricket on TV, with 47% of the ...

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3-year Old Diagnosed With Type-2 Diabetes in US, Youngest Ever

In a rare case, a three-and-a-half-year-old girl has been diagnosed with type-2 diabetes, making her one of the youngest people ever detected with the disease. Type 2 diabetes is linked ...

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Top 6 Mantras to Keep Diabetes Far Away From You

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Are you sure that your blood sugar is in control? There are about 8.1 million diabetes cases which go undiagnosed every year. Joy Bauer, a nutrition expert, has suggested to ...

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Your Partner Could Be Your Possible Killer: New Study

In the movie “Taking Lives” Angelina Jolie, who plays the role of a detective explains that for a serial killer, killing someone and brushing their teeth holds the equivalent significance ...

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Try These Steps to Have the Perfect Sound Sleep

Career expectations, work stress, late night parties. In short, the modern lifestyle that has a direct impact on your sleep pattern often leaves you insomniac or close to it, these ...

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Smoking, Alcohol, Obesity, Diabetes May Help To Imply Dementia, Alzheimer’s disease: New Study

Smoking, alcohol consumption, diabetes and obesity are known to cause risk to the heart, increasing chances of cardiovascular diseases like heart attack, stroke, and cardiac arrest. A new study has ...

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A Little Alcohol is Actually Good as It Heals Chronic Pain: New Study

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Alcohol consumption is always associated with harm to human health. Damaging liver, intervening with the actions of brain, high blood pressure and stroke are some of the known negative effects ...

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FDA Panel Approves Female Viagra ‘Flibanserin’ Finally, What Next?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) panel recommended approval of flibanserin, the female Viagra, by a vote of 18-6, with riders associated with the approval, prompting many women organizations to ...

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Binge Drinking by Teens, Adolescents Leads to Memory Loss: Study

  The adoscent age from 18 to 25 is crucial as brain keeps on maturity path during this phase and indulging in bringe drinking in this age would result changes ...

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Just one drink a day increases liver cirrhosis risk: study

If you like to believe that one alcoholic drink a day would not harm you, read this carefully. New research has found that moving from moderate to heavy daily drinking ...

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Protein Behind Alcoholism, Alcohol-Induced Heart, Liver Damage Identified

If there is a drug that can contain craving for alcohol, it would be a hit overnight throughout the world. That is precisely what Iowa University researchers are trying to ...

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Alcohol Ads on Television a Cause of Binge Drinking Among Teenagers

A recent study finds that alcohol advertisements on television can trigger binge drinking among teenagers, whereas alcohol companies claim that it is not the advertisements that affect underage drinking but ...

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Seven Drinks a Week May Lower Risk of Heart Failure

Having drinks not only create problem but may act as a solution for the same problem. A recent study found that having seven drinks a week can lower the risk ...

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Beer-digesting bacteria may help fight auto-immune disease: Study

Bacteria that helps us digest, develop prebiotic medicines and the yeast that gives beer and bread their bubbles could also help in fighting off yeast infections and autoimmune diseases such ...

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Gout attacks more common at nights or early mornings, reveals study

A new study has found that the risk of acute gout attack is almost double during the night or early morning hours than it is during the daytime. The nocturnal ...

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Smoking Can Hamper Treatment for Alcoholism

A new study has shown that smoking can inhibit the success of treatment for alcohol abuse, putting people who are addicted to both tobacco and alcohol in a double bind. ...

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Drink Red Wine, Prevent Head, Neck Cancer

  Researchers have found that a compound known as resveratrol in red wine and grape skin may help in preventing you from head and neck cancer. Alcohol damages cells and ...

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