Canada: It is common to hear this question after New Year’s party and any other day people choose to go clubbing: “Why do we drink the way we do?” A group of researchers has found that at least some of it has to do with a particular protein in the part of the forebrain that […]
Siddipet: Assistant Commissioner of Police, Siddipet, Deva Reddy called upon the NCC Cadets to set an example to other students in the college by leading a disciplined life. Participating as the chief guest of the 73rd NCC Day celebrations at Government Degree College Siddipet on Sunday, the ACP said that NCC made him an improved […]
Studies have shown that heavy drinking over a short period of time can trigger 'holiday heart syndrome' in some people, and in some atrial fibrillation patients, small amounts of alcohol can trigger arrhythmia episodes.
The authors also call for greater efforts to screen for alcohol use disorders during primary care visits and to provide treatments for individuals at risk for relapse or exacerbation of heavy drinking.