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Heavy drinking ‘kills you quicker than smoking’

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Heavy drinking kills you more quickly than smoking, a study suggests. Continue reading “Heavy drinking ‘kills you quicker than smoking’” »  More...

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By IANS On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
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Smoking befogs brain post stroke

Smoking post a stroke erodes the brain’s capacity to solve problems, decision-making and memory Continue reading “Smoking befogs brain post stroke” »  More...

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By IANS On Sunday, September 23rd, 2012
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Swiss citizens reject harsher smoking law

In a referendum held in Switzerland, citizens rejected harsher smoking Continue reading “Swiss citizens reject harsher smoking law” »  More...

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By IANS On Thursday, September 20th, 2012
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Painkillers overuse causing a million headaches in Britain

Over a million people in Britain could be suffering from constant and crippling headaches because of taking too Continue reading “Painkillers overuse causing a million headaches in Britain” »  More...

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By IANS On Thursday, September 20th, 2012
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Party drug damaging to memory?

A euphoric high delivered by party drug mephedrone not only makes it extremely addictive but also prompts users to quaff massive doses to maintain the kick, says a study. Continue reading “Party drug damaging More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 5th, 2012
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Britain may crack down on e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes – that contain nicotine-infused water which is inhaled as a vapour – face a crackdown in Britain after the health minister said some were found to pose a potential danger Continue More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 14th, 2012
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New tech bids goodbye to wine allergies

There is good news for people who suffer from wine allergies, as researchers might have found a way to solve this problem Continue reading “New tech bids goodbye to wine allergies” »  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 7th, 2012
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62 pc people ‘turn to drink’ to relax in evening

Almost two-thirds of people take a few drinks when they get home from work to relieve their stress Continue reading “62 pc people ‘turn to drink’ to relax in evening” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 6th, 2012
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Daily `relaxing` booze may up risk of liver disease and cancer

Many people usually take a few drinks when they get home from work to relieve their stress Continue reading “Daily `relaxing` booze may up risk of liver disease and cancer” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 6th, 2012
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Drinking wine may cause symptoms akin to allergy

Around seven percent of adults suffer from intolerance to wine Continue reading “Drinking wine may cause symptoms akin to allergy” »  More...