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World Diabetes Day 2020: Less salt intake, exercising may help diabetics keep their heart healthy
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World Diabetes Day 2020: Less salt intake, exercising may help diabetics keep their heart healthy

A 2010 study suggests that cardiovascular complications are the major cause of death among 70 percent of patients with Type 2 diabetes

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

Why are some people more prone to drinking problems?
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Why are some people more prone to drinking problems?

Experts say that when you are an alcoholic, cutting back is not an option - in the sense that some people are wired to be alcoholic.

How much drinking is too much drinking?
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How much drinking is too much drinking?

The World Health Organization recommends no more than two drinks/units per day for adult men and one drink/unit per day for adult women of drinking age.

Slowdown in consumption: India Ratings cut GDP forecast to 6.7% for current fiscal from earlier estimate of 7.3%
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Slowdown in consumption: India Ratings cut GDP forecast to 6.7% for current fiscal from earlier estimate of 7.3%

India Ratings on Wednesday lowered the country's growth forecast to six-year low of 6.7 percent for the current fiscal from an earlier estimate of 7.3 percent on account of slowdown in consumption and moderation in industrial growth among other factors

Men’s Health Week: It is a numbers game for men to keep cardiovascular diseases away
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Men’s Health Week: It is a numbers game for men to keep cardiovascular diseases away

From 10-16 June, men's health is celebrated all over the world to remind them to put their health first and take better care of themselves.

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

After Goa CM Manohar Parrikar's 'beer' remark, women give it back as #GirlsWhoDrinkBeer hashtag trends on Twitter
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After Goa CM Manohar Parrikar's 'beer' remark, women give it back as #GirlsWhoDrinkBeer hashtag trends on Twitter

Under the hashtag #GirlsWhoDrinkBeer, several women on Twitter posted their images as well as short videos with beer.

I've begun to fear as even girls have started drinking beer, says Goa CM Manohar Parrikar
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I've begun to fear as even girls have started drinking beer, says Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is a worried man these days as girls have started consuming alcohol

Here is how alcohol ups breast cancer risk
Life

Here is how alcohol ups breast cancer risk

Drinking alcohol can put you at increased risk of breast cancer by enhancing the levels of a cancer-causing gene, new research has found.

Alcohol consumption can double the risk of heart attack, stroke: Study
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Alcohol consumption can double the risk of heart attack, stroke: Study

Moderate consumption of alcohol may double the risk of heart attack and stroke in the hour after drinking, a new study has warned.

Alcohol consumption has increased in India in the last decade
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Alcohol consumption has increased in India in the last decade

Consumption of liquor in India has increased during the past decade as 32 per cent men and 10.6 per cent females above 15 years of age were found to be drinking alcohol.