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30 August
Higher glutamate level in brain may trigger alcohol cravings in AUD sufferers: Study
By Rachael

Higher glutamate level in brain may trigger alcohol cravings in AUD sufferers: Study

People often end up drinking more than they intend to or for longer periods. There may be cases where they are unable to rein in their drinking habit despite facing harmful effects of prolonged drinking. Those who experience a strong urge to drink even during periods of abstinence suffer from alcohol use disorder (AUD).

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10 June
Middle-schoolers exposed to alcohol ads every day: Study
By Rachael

Middle-schoolers exposed to alcohol ads every day: Study

It is a known fact that alcohol causes dependency just like any other addictive substance. But unlike other addictive substances, it is legal and easily available. Millions of American teens take to drinking out of curiosity, peer pressure, lack of parental control and a host of other reasons. Though it can be difficult to identify […]

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20 May
Scientists identify brain circuit that controls binge drinking
By Rachael

Scientists identify brain circuit that controls binge drinking

Binge drinking is common in the United States, especially among young adults. Despite repeated warnings by the government regarding alcohol-related emergencies, young adults tend to drink heavily within a short period to become inebriated. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), binge drinking cost the country an estimated $249 billion in 2010. […]

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28 April
A leap from social drinking to binge drinking
By Rachael

A leap from social drinking to binge drinking

It takes no time for a casual, social drinker to indulge in heavy or binge drinking. Anyone who is a regular at booze parties can have a tendency to drink more than what is nominal. An alcoholic was once defined as “anyone who drinks more than you.” Numerous studies, evidence and data go on to […]

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13 April
Drinking during pregnancy may cause alcoholism in future generations: Study
By Rachael

Drinking during pregnancy may cause alcoholism in future generations: Study

Americans are drinking at an unprecedented rate. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 30,700 people died in 2014 due to alcohol-induced causes. While the increasing number of people consuming alcohol has been attributed to the glitz and glamour associated with drinking, the fact that booze has left a lasting effect […]

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