Tag: drinking

Liquor Store Sales Rose During Pandemic

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Aug. 24, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Americans did more drinking at home during the early months of the coronavirus pandemic,...

What is rainwater harvesting? Methods of Rainwater Harvesting? How it is done? Read Here

Every now and then we read reports on rapidly depleting groundwater levels in many parts of India. The problem is further exacerbated during some parts...

Rethinking Your Post-COVID Relationship With Booze

June 28, 2021 — The pandemic was more than unnerving, lonely, and isolating. It ended up being a drinker’s dream, with margarita Mondays and...

Want to Have a Baby? Mind Your Alcohol

The women submitted monthly urine samples to assess pregnancy status, and their monthly cycle phases were calculated using a calendar-based method and compared between...

Pandemic Boosted Drinking Among Americans Over 50

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, June 10, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Drinking rose among older Americans during the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic, and that...

Drugged Driving a Growing Threat on U.S. Roads

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 4, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Combining drugs with driving is a potentially deadly but all too common combination...

Can I Drink Alcohol While Taking Schizophrenia Medications?

If you have schizophrenia, you may wonder if it’s OK to drink alcohol when taking medications to manage your condition. Doctors say that for most...

How Alcohol Affects Heart Failure

Asking heart failure patients about their alcohol habits is something cardiologist David Brown, MD, does every day. So he was surprised when one of them,...

Anxiety, Depression and Drinking During a Pandemic

MONDAY, Jan. 25, 2021 (HealthDay News) — People with anxiety and depression are more likely to step up their drinking during the COVID-19 pandemic than...

Drinking Most Harmful at 3 Points in Life Span

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Dec. 8, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Alcohol poses the greatest threat to brain health at three periods of...

Binge Drinking Soared During Lockdown: Survey

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Dec. 8, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The COVID-19 pandemic and the life stresses it triggers are exacerbating binge...

Alcohol-Linked Deaths Spike in Rural America

THURSDAY, Oct. 1, 2020 (HealthDay News) — In rural America, drinking has become particularly deadly for many, a new government report shows. Deaths related...

Pandemic Has More Americans Turning to Alcohol

“People sheltering at home might also just be bored, and drinking was an activity they could still do,” he added. “In that respect, the results...