Q&A: What is urinary auto-brewery syndrome?
A new type of auto-brewery syndrome was recently identified in a woman with cirrhosis and poorly controlled diabetes, according to a case report published in the Annals of...
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Call to action: Set new standards for alcohol-associated hepatitis transplant
MAUI, Hawaii - To better manage alcohol-associated hepatitis, standards for the liver transplantation process should be altered as liver transplantation gains support as a...
18 hours ago - Healio
Why Not Drinking Is The Least Radical Part Of My Sobriety
When I made the decision to stop drinking two years ago, it felt like a radical undertaking. Never much of a rule-breaker or risk-taker, I'd spent much of my life up until that...
19 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Cancer diagnosis linked to high rates of alcohol use, plus more top stories in hematology/oncology
A feature on new study data showing over half of patients with a history of cancer diagnosis report high rates of alcohol consumption was the top story in hematology/oncology...
22 hours ago - Healio - 3 articles
45 British Slang Words And Phrases To Read Over A Cuppa
Many countries around the world speak English, but that doesn't mean they all speak it the same way. Even the British themselves have variations in their use of slang. While...
23 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Mixing OTC meds and alcohol is never a good idea - especially if you're over 40
Mixing alcohol with medication is never a good idea. Research has already shown that people who do so are at an increased risk not just of overdoses, but also falls and traffic...
23 hours ago - Natural News
'Startling' Increase in Alcohol-Induced Deaths
Alcohol-induced deaths in the US have increased substantially over the years and have recently accelerated, prompting calls for urgent action. Medscape Medical News
1 day ago - Medscape
Brain Plays Key Role in Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
In the liver associated with excessive alcohol consumption, specifically binge drinking, two brain proteins help regulate fat accumulation, stated new research.
2 days ago - Medindia Health
Weight-based Bullying may Increase Risk for Adolescent Alcohol and Marijuana Use
Teenagers who are bullied about their weight or body shape may be more likely to use alcohol or marijuana than those who are not bullied, reports a new study.
2 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Appearance-related teasing may increase risk for adolescent alcohol and marijuana use
Adolescents who are bullied about their weight or body shape may be more likely to use alcohol or marijuana than those who are not bullied, according to new research published...
2 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
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Live updates as first coronavirus case confirmed in Wales
The first case of coronavirus in Wales has been confirmed by the Welsh Government
Will Coronavirus Slow Down In The Warmer Months Like Flu Season?
Past outbreaks might offer insight into whether the spread of the COVID-19 virus will continue in the spring.
Early Intervention after Traumatic Brain Injury More Likely to Reduce...
Early intervention after traumatic brain injury can cut down the risk of developing epilepsy, reveals a new study.
Fine Particle Air Pollution Linked to Poor Kidney Health
People living in areas with higher levels of air pollution faced higher risks of developing kidney disease, reports a new study.
Smaller Glasses may Prompt Diners to Drink Less Wine
People who eat out in restaurants drink less wine when they are given a smaller glass, reports a new study. The study suggests how a wine glass may influence how much you drink...
First-ever Pathology of the Early Phase of Lung Infection with the Novel...
New study describes the pathology of disease caused by SARS-CoV-2 or COVID-19 pneumonina since no autopsy or biopsies had been performed thus far.
New Artificial Pancreas System: Life-changing Support to Type 1 Diabetes People
New study is working to optimize an artificial pancreas with the ability to minimize the glucose highs and lows that diminish the quality of life and contribute to long-term...
Study Throws Light on the way the new Drug acts for COVID-19
A team of academic and industry researchers is reporting new findings about how exactly an investigational antiviral drug stops coronaviruses.
Info to Address Myths on Zika, Yellow Fever may Have Spillover Effects
Information used to counter myths about Zika and yellow fever not only failed to reduce false perceptions but also decreased the accuracy of people's other beliefs about the...
Opioid Use Disorder Drugs Improve Outcomes Post-hospitalization
Led by researchers at Boston Medical Center's Grayken Center for Addiction, new study proved that those who receive treatment within time are less likely to overdose or be...