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This gut bacteria produce a ton of alcohol in the body

The findings could help develop a screening method for early diagnosis and treatment of non-alcoholic fatty liver.
Quitting alcohol may improve mental well-being, health-related quality of life

Quitting alcohol may improve mental well-being, health-related quality of life

The association of moderate alcohol consumption with specific disorders, including heart disease and cancers, has been well documented. The evidence of the broader impact...
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Study highlights the relation between parent’s lenient attitude and children’s alcohol use

Alcohol use is not only an adult problem. Millions of adolescents drink alcohol. Many binge drink, having five or more drinks at a time. Exposure...
Is alcohol consumption more helpful than harmful?

Is alcohol consumption more helpful than harmful?

People drink to socialize, celebrate, and relax. Alcohol often has a strong effect on people – and throughout history, we’ve struggled to understand and...
Alcohol dependence and psychological disorders share genetic links

Alcohol dependence and psychological disorders share genetic links

The risk to alcohol dependence (AD) is heritable, however little is thought about its complex polygenic architecture or its genetic association with other disorders....
Drinking energy drinks with alcohol could make you aggressive

Drinking energy drinks with alcohol could make you aggressive

A new study by the University of Portsmouth in collaboration with the Federal University of Santa Maria in Brazil, suggests that a key ingredient of energy...
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Substance in hair may be a marker for alcohol consumption

Ethyl glucuronide (EtG) and ethyl sulphate (EtS) are 2 non‐oxidative and direct metabolites of ethanol. EtG is known to accumulate in hair and has...
Scientists discovered a wonder drug for alcohol use disorder ineffective

Scientists discovered a wonder drug for alcohol use disorder ineffective

Scientists at the University of Liverpool have recently highlighted the ineffectiveness of a specific drug treatment for alcohol use disorders. Baclofen is a pharmaceutical which has been...
Brain scans show why people get aggressive after a drink or two.

Study discovered why people get aggressive after a drink or two

Scientists measuring blood flow in the brain to better comprehend why individuals frequently end up noticeably forceful in the wake of drinking liquor have discovered...

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