Fructose intake is not associated to the risk of hepatic fibrosis in patients with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease has been linked to fructose intake. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether the dietary FI from different food sources (added/industrial...
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How Much Does Drinking Alcohol Contribute to US Cancer Burden?
Alcohol consumption accounts for 4.8% of all cancer cases overall, but this rises to 12.1% of female breast cancer, 11% of colorectal cancer, and more than 45% of mouth and...
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COVID, Politics Make Dry January Harder Than Ever
From the deadly pandemic to the cratered economy to the toxic political campaign season, laying off alcohol was more of a struggle for many.
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Naltrexone Cuts Hospitalization, Deaths in Alcohol Use Disorder
A study suggests that clinicians treating AUD have a toolkit of pharmacologic options to help their patients, with naltrexone as a potential option. Medscape Medical News
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Cannabis associated with reduced fentanyl exposure in Vancouver study
Patients who used cannabis and underwent opioid agonist therapy in Vancouver had a significantly lower risk of being exposed to fentanyl, according to a study published in Drug...
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At least 80% of people with diabetes also have fatty liver, warns endocrinologist
As an organ the size of a football, the liver plays an outsized role in maintaining good health. It filters out toxins in the bloodstream, breaks down fats, stores nutrients...
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Researchers simulate tailgating to examine the impact of excessive eating and drinking
The NFL playoffs are underway, and fans are finding ways to simulate tailgating during the COVID-19 pandemic. Football watch parties are synonymous with eating fatty foods and...
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I tried four hangover 'cures' and found only one winner
In what turned out to be a very stupid idea, I set out to find a cure to end the alcohol-induced pain once and for all. But the answer I found was one I didn't realise I was...
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Why Alcohol Is Bad for Sleep
The University of Sussex conducted a survey to find out what happened when 800 people took part in “Dry January,” or abstaining from alcohol for the first month of the year. A...
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Just One Drink a Day May Increase Risk of Atrial Fibrillation
As alcohol consumption increased, so did the risk of the potentially fatal heart rhythm disorder.
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Anxiety, Depression and Drinking During a Pandemic
People with anxiety and depression are more likely to step up their drinking during the COVID-19 pandemic than those without these mental health issues, an online survey revealed.
No need to Hesitate to take Covaxin: AIIMS
After the Lancet study, the raging controversy over the efficacy of Covaxin, India's first indigenous COVID-19 vaccine, should not exist.
Moderna Study: Vaccine Effective Vs. COVID Variants
Moderna on Monday said laboratory tests have shown its COVID-19 vaccine could protect against the U.K. strain but that it is less effective - while still meeting efficacy...
COVID-19 Update: India Needs Vigilance on New UK Strain
With reports now showing the new UK COVID-19 strain to be not just more infectious but also associated with a higher degree of mortality, health experts have cautioned that...
33 elderly people dead after first dose of coronavirus vaccine
Norway has recorded 33 deaths of elderly people who received a first dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine since the start of the country's vaccination campaign in...
New Tool Predicts Chemotherapy Toxicity In Breast Cancer Patients
In older breast cancer patients, to determine the risk of severe toxicity to chemotherapy a new tool has been developed called Cancer and Aging Research Group- Breast Cancer score.
Intensity of Past Smoking Linked to COVID-19 Severity
Cumulative exposure to cigarette smoke was associated with more severe outcomes among individuals testing positive for COVID-19, including higher risks of hospitalization and...
Champ & Major Biden Have Arrived At The White House
The Biden fur babies have finally arrived The Bidens have officially reunited with their dogs, Champ and Major , who moved into their new digs on Pennsylvania Avenue on Sunday...
Placental Function Can Predict Future Diseases In Children
Placental function in pregnant women can help to determine metabolic disorders like obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease in children and adults.
Toothbrushes Can Also Spread COVID-19
Asymptomatic people can spread COVID-19 to their closed ones through their toothbrushes if stored in the same vicinity as other toothbrushes.