Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Alcohol 1,425 headlines found

5 Views

[Maryland] LETTER: Raising age to legally buy tobacco promotes disrespect of the law

As a public health professional, I have to disagree with The Baltimore Sun....and my more orthodox public health colleagues... To come now and say to young adults that “you are old enough now to do all the above adult activities, except drink alcohol and
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Feb 24, 2018 14:04
6 Views

[New Zealand] E-cigarettes could have a positive impact in hospital environments, research finds

Dr Penelope Truman from Massey University's School of Health Sciences said their research found e-cigarettes could aid patients battling alcohol addiction and patients admitted to psychiatric units. More than 40 patients at Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Feb 24, 2018 00:01
1 View

[UK] Mother, 43, died in house fire after dropping lit cigarette on the sofa and then falling asleep after a night drinking alone

Natasha Taylor suffered 80 per cent burns after falling asleep with a lit cigarette Mrs Taylor, 42, who dozed off on the sofa, had a history of being a heavy drinker She was 'unable to react to the threat of a fire' due to high levels of alcohol in he
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 23, 2018 01:30
6 Views

[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Tobacco at 21

Our view: Raising the minimum age to buy tobacco in Maryland from 18 to 21 would save lives and bring tobacco laws in line with alcohol restrictions
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Feb 24, 2018 14:04
3 Views

Varenicline for tobacco-dependence treatment in alcohol-dependent smokers: A randomized controlled trial [FREE FULL TEXT]

Varenicline is safe and efficacious for increasing smoking abstinence rates in smokers with alcohol abuse or dependence. Varenicline may decrease alcohol consumption in this population of smokers.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Feb 15, 2018 20:51
3 Views

Cigars And Tequila Are 'Complementary' Products, TTAB Says ($$)

The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board has ruled that a Ternura brand of cigars is confusingly similar to a same-named line of tequila, saying the two types of product are "complementary" and linked in the minds of consumers. In an opinion issued Feb. 1, t
Law360
added Feb 8, 2018 05:57
3 Views

[China] Drinking hot tea increases your risk of esophageal cancer FIVE-fold, new study claims

The new study by scientists in China found drinking tea heated to over 65C was associated with a five-fold increased risk for esophageal cancer when combined with excessive drinking or heavy smoking
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 6, 2018 23:43
1 View

[China] Effect of Hot Tea Consumption and Its Interactions With Alcohol and Tobacco Use on the Risk for Esophageal Cancer: A Population-Based Cohort Study

High-temperature tea drinking combined with either alcohol consumption or smoking was associated with a greater risk for esophageal cancer than hot tea drinking alone... Conclusion: Drinking tea at high temperatures is associated with an increased risk fo
Annals of Internal Medicine
added Feb 6, 2018 16:49
2 Views

[China] Drinking hot tea linked to cancer

The risks to smokers also increase with high-temperature tea drinking, said the study, which examined data on 456,155 Chinese adults ages 30 to 79. Drinking boiling hot tea every day was associated with roughly twice the risk of oesophageal cancer as con
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 6, 2018 16:47
0 Views

Hot Tea Drinking Linked with Esophageal Cancer

But can a study enroll so many people that it becomes difficult to interpret the results? In this Deep Dive, F. Perry Wilson, MD, give a hot take.
MedPage Today
added Feb 6, 2018 16:55
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines