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Early morning headaches can be caused by disturbed sleep, mood disorders and more: Tips on how to prevent them
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Early morning headaches can be caused by disturbed sleep, mood disorders and more: Tips on how to prevent them

Morning headaches can be of many different types like migraines, tension headaches, headaches caused due to medication overuse

Alcohol-related dementia: How to identify and treat condition that neurotoxicity, vitamin B1 deficiency may cause
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Alcohol-related dementia: How to identify and treat condition that neurotoxicity, vitamin B1 deficiency may cause

What many do not know is that excessive alcohol consumption is also a cause of dementia

Consumption of alcohol even in small amounts can result in obesity and metabolic syndrome, suggests study
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Consumption of alcohol even in small amounts can result in obesity and metabolic syndrome, suggests study

While daily consumption of alcohol increases apetite, studies have also associated alcohol with an increase in the amount of subcutaneous fat, both in men and women, especially around the abdominal area

Smoking, not sleeping enough, and three other habits that harm your sexual performance
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Smoking, not sleeping enough, and three other habits that harm your sexual performance

A study, published in Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology in 2020, indicates that an unhealthy lifestyle does contribute to the development of sexual disorders and dysfunctions in the long run

Tamil Nadu Lockdown Diary: From enforcing COVID-19 quarantine to managing alcohol withdrawal symptoms, health workers in rural TN have their task cut out
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Tamil Nadu Lockdown Diary: From enforcing COVID-19 quarantine to managing alcohol withdrawal symptoms, health workers in rural TN have their task cut out

In rural Tamil Nadu, a health sub-centre is the first institution from the primary health care system that anybody from the community would turn to,

Zomato, Swiggy start home-delivery of alcohol in Odisha; here's how to order online if age permits
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Zomato, Swiggy start home-delivery of alcohol in Odisha; here's how to order online if age permits

On-demand delivery platforms--Zomato and Swiggy, have now announced that they will start delivering alcohol in Odisha starting today.

Coronavirus Lockdown: Swiggy, Zomato start home delivery of alcohol in Ranchi; to add other cities over next couple of days
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Coronavirus Lockdown: Swiggy, Zomato start home delivery of alcohol in Ranchi; to add other cities over next couple of days

Swiggy, on-demand delivery platform, has enabled online processing and home delivery of alcohol through the ‘Wine Shops’ category on the Swiggy app

Coronavirus outbreak: Liquor majors Diageo, Radico to stop bottling alcohol, make hand sanitisers instead
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Coronavirus outbreak: Liquor majors Diageo, Radico to stop bottling alcohol, make hand sanitisers instead

The coronavirus pandemic has led to a high demand for sanitisers as hand washing is an effective way to keep the infection away.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Busting 12 common misconceptions you may have about COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Busting 12 common misconceptions you may have about COVID-19

A good way to deal with fake news is to arm yourself with the facts and educate others.

Coronavirus myth busted: Drinking vodka, or any other alcohol, does not prevent coronavirus
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Coronavirus myth busted: Drinking vodka, or any other alcohol, does not prevent coronavirus

Evidence suggests that alcohol actually weakens the ability of your immune system to fight against viral infections and makes you prone to pneumonia.

5 foods that are actually making your cough and cold worse
Health

5 foods that are actually making your cough and cold worse

Once you catch a cold, you are quite likely to stock up on soups, decongestants, etc to deal with the symptoms. But what about things you shouldn’t do?

Which foods to eat and which to avoid before drinking alcohol
Health

Which foods to eat and which to avoid before drinking alcohol

While you may think alcohol is fun, it dehydrates the body and messes with the balance of salt in your body.

Budget 2020 recommendations from Commerce Ministry: Restrict purchase of alcohol to 1 bottle at duty-free shops
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Budget 2020 recommendations from Commerce Ministry: Restrict purchase of alcohol to 1 bottle at duty-free shops

Currently, inbound international passengers are allowed to buy two litres of alcohol and a carton of cigarettes from these shops

Shivraj Singh Chouhan terms MP's new liquor policy anti-women; Kamal Nath accuses BJP leader of misleading public
India

Shivraj Singh Chouhan terms MP's new liquor policy anti-women; Kamal Nath accuses BJP leader of misleading public

A war of words has broken out between Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath and his predecessor Shivraj Singh Chouhan over the Congress-led state government's move to allow the opening of 'sub-liquor shops' in the state

Alcohol bottles contain harmful levels of lead and cadmium, a new study finds
science

Alcohol bottles contain harmful levels of lead and cadmium, a new study finds

Out of the 89 bottles examined, 76 were positive for low levels of lead and 55 were positive for cadmium

Hold my beer: Alcohol that could offer all the fun of drinking without the dangers?
science

Hold my beer: Alcohol that could offer all the fun of drinking without the dangers?

A scientist named David Nutt has developed a synthetic alcohol substitute he calls Alcarelle.

Mizoram Assembly passes bill to bring back total prohibition on alcohol production, consumption
India

Mizoram Assembly passes bill to bring back total prohibition on alcohol production, consumption

Mizoram Assembly has passed a bill to bring back total prohibition of liquor in the northeastern state after four years

Banning liquor cannot be the standalone solution
India

Banning liquor cannot be the standalone solution

Prohibition is not the only answer. India needs a comprehensive national policy to tackle alcohol

UP-Uttarakhand hooch tragedy: As toll rises to 92, govt must fix broken system to regulate alcohol consumption
India

UP-Uttarakhand hooch tragedy: As toll rises to 92, govt must fix broken system to regulate alcohol consumption

The current rising toll from such illicit hooch consumption in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarkhand is a cruel travesty of the effort to ban alcohol.

FIFA World Cup 2022 host Qatar introduces 100 percent 'sin tax' on alcohol
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FIFA World Cup 2022 host Qatar introduces 100 percent 'sin tax' on alcohol

The issue of alcohol is likely to be a sensitive subject in the run-up to the World Cup in three years' time.