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Daily smoking, drinking linked to advanced brain age

Researchers have found that daily drinking and smoking may be linked to modest increases in relative brain age compared to those who drink and smoke less.The study, published in the journal ...

Daily smoking, drinking linked to advanced brain age

3 die after taking alcohol in Kushtia

Three youths reportedly died after taking alcohol in Kushtia town on Thursday. The deceased were identified as Jihadur Rahman Sajid, 20, son of late Mofiz Rahman of Amlapara; Fahim Hossain, 21, son ...

3 die after taking alcohol in Kushtia

Man held with 180 bottles of phensedyl

Police arrested an alleged drug peddler with 180 bottles of phensedyl in Pachgharia area at Haripur, Thakurgaon on Sunday night.The arrestee is Abdul Gaffar, 27, son of Abdul Based of Geruadangi ...

Man held with 180 bottles of phensedyl

7 die after taking ‘excessive’ alcohol

Seven people including a woman and two siblings died reportedly after taking ‘excessive alcohol’ during Durga Puja celebrations in Khulna city and Rupsha upazila on Tuesday and Wednesday, ...

7 die after taking ‘excessive’ alcohol

Ireland launches first 'dry pub'

It's happy hour in Dublin and the drinks are flowing, but in Ireland's first "dry pub" patrons are forgoing Guinness and whiskey for non-boozy beers and zero per cent wine.The Virgin Mary, which ...

Ireland launches first 'dry pub'

China, India boost global booze binge: Study

The world consumed ten per cent more alcohol per adult in 2017 than in 1990, due in large part to heavier and more widespread drinking in China and India, researchers said Wednesday.On current ...

China, India boost global booze binge: Study

India's toxic liquor deaths jump to 133

At least 35 more workers have died in northeastern India after drinking toxic liquor, police said Sunday, taking the death toll from the latest mass alcohol poisoning beyond 130.The deaths in Assam ...

India's toxic liquor deaths jump to 133

Bootleg alcohol kills at least 84 in India

At least 84 people have died from drinking toxic bootleg liquor in the northeastern Indian state of Assam, and around 200 others have been hospitalised, a government minister said on Saturday.The ...

Bootleg alcohol kills at least 84 in India

3 women die after taking liquor

Three women, including two siblings, died after taking excessive liquor at Hosendi in Gazaria upazila in Munshiganj on Saturday, reports UNB.The deceased are Chameli, wife of Mantu, her sister Chaina ...

3 women die after taking liquor

There is no safe level of drinking alcohol: Lancet

Contrary to claims that one or two glasses of wine a day keep you healthy, a study published in the prestigious journal The Lancet has warned that there is no safe level of drinking alcohol as it is ...

There is no safe level of drinking alcohol: Lancet
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