Navigation Links
Snap Shot of the Drinking Habits of the Scots and Its Associated Memory Loss

According to the survey conducted by the Scottish executives large numbers of Scots is experiencing memory loss as a result of binge// drinking. The researchers feel that memory loss is associated with long-term brain damage. It can also leave young women in vulnerable situations, becoming a target for rapists.

This survey targeted young people in four cities found that a large percentage was losing their memories as a result of alcohol. In Aberdeen, 100 % said that they had suffered memory loss due to drinking at some point and 41 % revealed that they had experienced in the previous week. In Glasgow about 98 % suffering some memory loss and 42 % of them in the past week. In Edinburgh about 94 % suffered memory loss but only 44 % in the previous week, and 93% in Falkirk suffered memory loss and 56 % in the previous week due to binge drinking.

About 300 people were surveyed in the age group of 18 to 35. Jack Law, the chief executive of Alcohol Focus Scotland was very sad about the plight of the youth and expressed concerns. He said that awareness has to be created among the people regarding binge drinking and its harmful effects. The average for the four cities was 72% and 84 % of them said that drinking was part of their lifestyle. A Scottish Executive spokeswoman said that both the Government and an individual have a role to play in tackling alcohol related problems.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Drinking arsenic water leads to cancer
2. Alcoholism Drug Fails To Prevent Drinking Relapses
3. Heavy Drinking Raises Risk of Liver Cancer
4. Drinking wine as part of a healthy living
5. Drinking adequate amounts of water
6. Drinking wine beneficial in dementia
7. Drinking milk: Good or bad?
8. Is Drinking Extra Fluids Safe When You’re Sick
9. Could Midlife Alcohol Drinking Lead To Dementia ?
10. Understanding The Link Between Metabolic Syndrome And Drinking Patterns
11. Heavy Drinking Can Increase Stroke Risk
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/5/2016)... Lehi, Utah (PRWEB) , ... May 05, 2016 ... ... emergency life support certifications, is pleased to announce its new referral program, giving ... , “Healthcare is a tight-knit community, and we know many professionals share ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... ctellez(at)msnva.org , The Medical Society of Northern Virginia, Announces DoctorsTelemed?, A ... The Medical Society of Northern Virginia (MSNVA) launches DoctorsTelemed?, a telemedicine solution ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... 2016 , ... In the midst of making plans for the popular Mexican ... planning a safe way of getting home after the festivities. Every year, millions of ... lead to drunk drivers on the roads who become involved in fatal car accidents. ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... , ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... 1,000,000 mark for blood and service orders. Blood suppliers and their hospitals ... , “BloodHub serves 13,000 active users across 2,100 hospitals who use our ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... MD (PRWEB) , ... May 05, 2016 , ... The ... directions. High impact injuries like falls, or traffic accidents can cause the talus bone ... (AVN)—the death of the bone. In a first-of-its-kind procedure using 3D printing technology, internationally ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/4/2016)... Research and Markets has ... Myeloma Market and Competitive Landscape Highlights - ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160330/349511LOGO ) , ... Highlights 2016, provides comprehensive insights into Multiple ... Myeloma market valuations and forecast, Multiple Myeloma ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... , May 4, 2016 ... of the  "Global Acute lymphocytic Leukemia Market ... to their offering.       (Logo: ... Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia Market and Competitive Landscape ... Lymphocytic Leukemia pipeline products, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... -- Axiogenesis has acquired a major investment from Sino-German High-Tech Fund to further expand product development, strengthen its disease modeling ... ... ... ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: