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  • Binge
  • The way alcohol is consumed matters because spikes in blood alcohol concentrations are far higher from binge drinking . (factsandarts.com)
  • Making a clear distinction between binge drinking and moderate meal-time drinking can help clear up the confusion and allow alcohol its appropriate place in a healthy lifestyle. (factsandarts.com)
  • The researchers also tracked the incidence of alcohol-related problems, including binge drinking and symptoms of alcohol abuse. (tnp.sg)
  • At the end of the study, 25 per cent of the teens given alcohol by their parents admitted to binge drinking, compared with 62 per cent for those who got booze only from outside the home, such as friends or illegal purchase. (tnp.sg)
  • The rate of self-reported binge-drinking climbed to 81 per cent for teens who had procured alcohol from parents as well as other sources. (tnp.sg)
  • The authors acknowledged that the results may not apply to other countries, especially those with lower levels of alcohol consumption, or where binge drinking is infrequent. (tnp.sg)
  • States can influence drinking - especially dangerous binge drinking - with policies such as taxes on alcohol and restrictions on where and when it can be sold. (greenbaypressgazette.com)
  • Teens aged under 17 who drink alcohol weekly are three times more likely to binge drink and be dependent on alcohol as adults compared with their peers who don't drink, an Australian-led research said on Wednesday. (tribuneindia.com)
  • type of alcohol
  • Officials launched an investigation, which eventually showed that the lethal concoctions originated from 14 brands from the same factory in the coastal region of Guayas, where methanol, a type of alcohol that is highly toxic, was used as a base instead of ethanol. (csmonitor.com)
  • There is now good evidence that the risks versus benefits of alcohol are strongly influenced by the type of alcohol and the way it is drunk. (factsandarts.com)
  • access to alcohol
  • France and other southern European countries, for example, are famously lax in restricting access to alcohol for teens, but were all deemed "least risky" in a 2010 World Health Organisation comparative assessment of alcohol-related health problems. (tnp.sg)
  • They should also impose some staunch legal and regulatory measures to limit the access to alcohol in cases of individuals who are below the certain age. (merinews.com)
  • tobacco
  • You must file the proper paperwork with the Alcohol Tobacco Trade and Tax Bureau (TTB) for the benefit of paying excise taxes and get the labeling permits. (freedomworks.org)
  • By giving lectures and setting up an independent council on drug harms to provide an unbiased scientific perspective on drugs, including alcohol and tobacco, for the general public, the media and even - if they want to use it - politicians. (drugs-forum.com)
  • If the current ABC system is retained, alcohol would be rated a class A drug and tobacco class B. (superiorlizard.net)
  • obesity
  • A July 2004 study conducted by Harvard Medical School researchers and published in the journal "Obesity" examined 49,324 females over an eight-year period and found that those who drank beer heavily showed a higher risk of obesity after the researchers adjusted for diet. (livestrong.com)
  • Alcoholism
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. 'Alcohol & Drug Information. (howstuffworks.com)
  • According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism , drinking too much impairs brain function, damages the liver, inflames the pancreas, may lead to heart problems or stroke and may contribute to cancer of the mouth, esophagus, throat, liver or breast. (thebody.com)
  • According to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, alcohol is a factor in 40% of all violent crimes , and a study of college students found that the rates of mental and physical abuse were higher on days when couples drank. (businessinsider.com)
  • cannabis
  • The comparison is slightly unfair for another reason: While scientists have been researching the effects of alcohol for decades, the science of cannabis is murkier because of its mostly illegal status. (businessinsider.com)
  • moderate
  • Moderate amounts of alcohol reduce leptin, the hormone that makes us feel full. (gadsdentimes.com)
  • Moderate is defined as one serving of alcohol for women per day, and two servings of alcohol for men per day. (gadsdentimes.com)
  • The proportion of veterans in the higher-risk alcohol group rose steadily with each higher HIV disease severity group: 7% with moderate severity, 8% with high severity and 9% with extreme severity. (thebody.com)
  • Alcohol abstainers made up 28% of the low HIV disease severity group, 19% of the moderate group, 26% of the high group and 33% of the extreme group. (thebody.com)
  • Proportions of veterans in the lower- and moderate-risk alcohol groups dropped across each higher HIV disease severity group. (thebody.com)
  • Veterans in the higher-risk alcohol group had an 83% greater chance of being in the extreme HIV disease severity group than did veterans in the moderate-risk alcohol group. (thebody.com)
  • people
  • In Ecuador you can get people to consume less alcohol by educating them, not by raising taxes," he says. (csmonitor.com)
  • But Mr. Talbot argues that it too has simply pushed people to buy alcohol illegally. (csmonitor.com)
  • Many people switched from beer to happoshu because a can of beer typically costs 220yen while the same-sized can of happoshu can be bought at 130yen. (go.jp)
  • Healthy people are able to metabolize alcohol at a good rate. (ayushveda.com)
  • Also you are increasing a risk to drink , when you are grown up.800,000 people die in United states because of alcohol. (smore.com)
  • Alcohol is not cool and there bunch of people don't do alcohol , so you are not alone. (smore.com)
  • No one disputes the fact that many people drink too much alcohol. (factsandarts.com)
  • More innocent non-drug-using people die from road traffic accidents and other damage from alcohol than any other drug. (drugs-forum.com)
  • From alcohol to old pennies , are all these people driving away from the subject. (dhammawheel.com)
  • If I may say this is how people consuming alcohol would react. (dhammawheel.com)
  • He does not drink alcohol and encourages other people not to drink alcohol. (dhammawheel.com)
  • More often, people will notice difficulty with fermented products, such as beer or wine, but they can drink other alcoholic beverages. (healthsearchonline.com)
  • In general, people with asthma that is worsened by drinking alcohol become aware of the problem on their own. (healthsearchonline.com)
  • Alcohol is killing more people, and younger. (greenbaypressgazette.com)
  • Byrd, who died in April 2011 at the age of 42, is among the rising number of people in the United States who have been killed by alcohol in the last decade. (greenbaypressgazette.com)
  • But alcohol kills more people each year than overdoses - through cancer, liver cirrhosis, pancreatitis and suicide, among other ways . (greenbaypressgazette.com)
  • We already know some of the dangers of drinking too much alcohol, but new research suggests that heavy alcohol consumption exacerbates the negative effects of HIV in people living with the virus. (thebody.com)
  • For people living with HIV, the old adage of, 'Everything in moderation,' may be especially true when it comes to drinking alcohol. (thebody.com)
  • Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that a considerable proportion of people with HIV abuse alcohol. (thebody.com)
  • And the highest proportion of people in the heavy alcohol use group fell into the worst HIV disease severity group. (thebody.com)
  • A large new study suggested that for people between the ages of 15 and 49 years old worldwide, alcohol was the leading risk factor for death in 2016. (businessinsider.com)
  • The results showed that among people of all ages, alcohol was the seventh leading risk factor for deaths in 2016. (businessinsider.com)
  • In 2014, 30,722 people died from alcohol-induced causes in the US - and that does not count drinking-related accidents or homicides. (businessinsider.com)
  • consume
  • But several breweries are doing their best to create products that those who can't (or choose not to) consume gluten, which is found in crucial beer ingredients like barley and wheat. (pastemagazine.com)
  • react
  • Alcohol consumption becomes dangerous for body if you are under medication, so one must always consult your doctor, as some compounds present in medicines react with alcohol causing deadly effects on human body. (ayushveda.com)
  • heroin
  • Newser) - Alcohol is more dangerous for humans than crack or heroin, according to a surprising assessment by a British drug expert. (newser.com)
  • Alcohol is more dangerous for humans than crack or heroin? (newser.com)
  • amounts
  • Drinking low amounts of wine is usually found to reduce the risk of an early death more than not drinking or drinking other forms of alcohol. (factsandarts.com)
  • prohibition
  • Regulation of alcohol in the United States uses a three-tiered system that perpetuates big business's control on the alcohol industry and has helped maintain a cartel-like hold on the marketplace ever since the end of alcohol prohibition in 1933. (freedomworks.org)
  • harm
  • Parents who give their teens alcohol, even to teach them how to drink responsibly, are more likely to do harm than good, according to a six-year study in Australia published last Thursday. (tnp.sg)
  • Alcohol bought and sold on the black market has the potential to be dangerous and is more likely to harm consumers - the exact opposite the government had hoped for with this measure. (taxpayersalliance.com)
  • researchers
  • Alabama, in fact, ranked third among states with the strongest alcohol control policies, as rated by medical researchers in a 2014 report published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. (greenbaypressgazette.com)
  • Researchers working with the Veterans Aging Cohort Study (VACS) aimed to chart alcohol use over time in men and women with HIV and to see whether heavier alcohol use is linked to more severe HIV disease progression. (thebody.com)
  • The researchers also measured the levels of a marker for alcohol consumption to confirm the accuracy of the AUDIT-C questionnaire in determining alcohol use. (thebody.com)
  • The researchers conclude that their eight-year study shows a strong link between heavy alcohol use and worse HIV disease. (thebody.com)
  • drinks
  • Anyone who kills, steals, has affairs, drinks alcohol destroys his own roots in this life. (dhammawheel.com)
  • Anyone that gambles, drinks alcohol, has affairs, associates with bad characters, he wanes like the moon in its waning phase. (dhammawheel.com)
  • Studies show that 10 to 16 hours after three drinks (150 grams) of alcohol, testosterone drops by 23 percent in your body. (gadsdentimes.com)
  • reduce
  • The idea, put into place last year, was that banning alcohol on Sundays might reduce alcohol-induced criminality, which peaks on weekends, particularly at the end of the weekend. (csmonitor.com)
  • This can be explained, at least in part, by nutrients that are present at high levels in the Mediterranean diet, such as folates , which reduce the carcinogenic effects of alcohol. (factsandarts.com)
  • Parents should avoid supplying alcohol to their teens if they wish to reduce the risk of alcohol-related harms. (tnp.sg)
  • With already tight budgets, increasing alcohol prices could see them reduce their ability to spend elsewhere, lowering their living standards. (taxpayersalliance.com)
  • Increase alcohol prices, through volumetric taxation of products based on their alcohol strength, and other proven pricing mechanisms, to reduce alcohol consumption. (merinews.com)
  • less
  • Become a Supporter for less than the price of a beer per month! (beeradvocate.com)
  • In 1996, they raised the liquor tax as indicated in the table above, but under the current tax scheme, a substantial difference still exists between tax on beer and tax on happoshu, particularly on the 'less than 25% malt content' variety. (go.jp)
  • It is a rule of thumb that the less you weigh the more alcohol will affect your body, so ideally for two individuals who have same body type but different weights, the one with lighter weight will have higher concentration of alcohol in his blood. (ayushveda.com)
  • And when alcohol is consumed as part of a Mediterranean diet , it seems to carry far less cancer risk than most other ways of consuming alcohol. (factsandarts.com)
  • The District of Columbia, less than 10 miles away from the Venable law office where Byrd was a partner, had the highest rate of death from alcohol in the country, according to the institute's analysis. (greenbaypressgazette.com)
  • Though it measures at the same "less than five parts per million" of gluten that non-barley beers do, it's regulated by a different government agency in the U.S. and can't use the "gluten-free" tag. (pastemagazine.com)
  • cheaper
  • He says higher taxes on legal alcohol only served to increase sales of illegal alcohol, which is cheaper. (csmonitor.com)
  • Happoshu ('sparkling alcoholic beverage') is a unique beverage in Japan that looks and tastes like beer but is substantially cheaper. (go.jp)
  • taxation
  • The tax authorities are right in their move to equalize the level of taxation between beer and happoshu. (go.jp)
  • News
  • The study further debunks the myth that teen experimentation with alcohol promotes responsible drinking, instead it sets a young person up for later-life drinking problem,' Xinhua news agency quoted Professor George Patton from the Murdoch Children's Research Institute as saying. (tribuneindia.com)
  • Medical News Today: Ulcerative colitis: Does drinking alcohol make it worse? (isaude.net)
  • risk
  • Parental provision of alcohol is associated with risk, not with protection," said lead author Richard Mattick, a professor at the University of New South Wales. (tnp.sg)
  • According to Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S., the alcohol in some mouthwashes may increase your risk of oral cancer. (glamour.com)
  • In the higher-risk group AUDIT-C results indicated persistent unhealthy alcohol drinking. (thebody.com)
  • No one in the higher-risk alcohol use group fell into the low HIV disease severity group. (thebody.com)
  • Statistical analysis that considers many risk factors for HIV disease severity determined that AUDIT-C group (which measured alcohol use), by itself, predicted HIV disease severity. (thebody.com)
  • effects
  • The effects of alcohol on the body becomes deadly if alcohol is consumed in large quanity.Alcohol has very good affinity with water so it is absorbed in all body tissues and fluids which contain water. (ayushveda.com)
  • drug
  • Alcohol is a beverage but it is a drug. (smore.com)
  • So it may be more appropriate to view alcohol as if it were a pharmaceutical drug. (factsandarts.com)
  • Alcohol is a drug that is most worrying to most parents and it is the drug that is most likely to damage young teenagers. (drugs-forum.com)
  • One a day dies of alcohol poisoning and one or two a day die in a road traffic or other accident relating to alcohol - that's why it is the most dangerous drug. (drugs-forum.com)
  • wine
  • Recent headlines claim that a glass of wine or a pint of beer a day shortens your life . (factsandarts.com)
  • Predictably, the study shows that children who had no access to wine, beer and spirits experienced the fewest alcohol-related problems. (tnp.sg)
  • body
  • Worse for society, not worse for your body. (newser.com)
  • The effect of alcohol on the body is directly proportional to the concentration of alcohol in the blood. (ayushveda.com)
  • Don't do alcohol because you want to have a healthy body. (smore.com)
  • But when you introduce alcohol into the body, the focus of the metabolism quickly is diverted toward breaking down the alcohol instead. (gadsdentimes.com)
  • While the body is working feverishly to break down alcohol to a usable energy source called acetyl-CoA, everything your body needs that needs to be burned will be put on the back burner until alcohol is broken down to a usable source. (gadsdentimes.com)
  • To say it as nicely as I can, alcohol is one of your greatest foes if you are trying to lose weight or decrease body fat composition. (gadsdentimes.com)
  • drugs
  • We should be focusing our efforts on that, not pretending that other drugs are worse. (drugs-forum.com)
  • Perhaps this erroneous thinking stems from the fact that street drugs are illegal while alcohol is not. (howstuffworks.com)
  • In the study, drugs and alcohol were rated on a scale of 1 to 100 according to their harmfulness to the individual user and to others. (howstuffworks.com)