Alcohol consumption

alcohol consumption patterns in Indian states

BARABANKI, INDIA – MAY 12: A stampede of people looking to buy alcohol at a crowded liquor store on May 12, 2021 in Barabanki, India. (Photo by Deepak Gupta / Hindustan Times via Getty Images) The Kerala High Court recently arrested the state government for its “failure” to ensure that COVID protocols were followed at […]

Alcohol consumption

Researchers call for political action to reduce alcohol consumption – EURACTIV.com

A Lancet Oncology study found that 4% of all newly diagnosed cancers in 2020 could be associated with alcohol consumption, the highest proportion, around 6%, in Central and Eastern Europe. Drinking alcohol has been shown to damage DNA by increasing the production of harmful chemicals in the body and affect hormone production, which can contribute […]