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Europe's Last Dancing Bears Sheltered After Years of Abuse

...ronically misfed, beaten and often inebriated with liquor by their gypsy owners. Two bears at the park have already died of incurable conditions and the others are slow to recover, park workers said. "We fed them from our table -- meat, bread -- they ate what we ate," Veselin said as he tried to squeeze a c...

Scorching Heat in Rajasthan Has Pushed the Sale of Beer to a Record High

...s tourists are heading for the nearest beer bar or liquor outlet to quench their thirst with a chilled glass of beer . This is evident from the taverns in star-rated hotels in Jaipur which are packed with guzzlers. Over ninety percent of the bar occupants prefer beer with a mere ten percent opting for har...

Underage Youth Get Alcohol from Social Sources

...ts outside of 219 randomly selected convenience or liquor stores in both urban and suburban areas. Requesters were young adults (4 females, 1 male) aged 21 years or older who appeared to be 18 to 20 years old. Requesters explained that they did not have their identification with them, and asked the adults t...

New Zealand to Ban "party Pills"

...are widely sold in specialist "party pill" stores, liquor outlets and some corner grocery shops. Anderton said he hoped Parliament would pass legislation to make the party pills an illegal class C1 drug, which would put it on the same level as cannabis. "The research, analysis of submissions, advice fro...

Indias First condom Bar Inaugurated by AIDS Patient

... bar has real condoms dotting the wall that stacks liquor bottles. Besides having souvenirs like cups, T-shirts and caps highlighting the use of condoms and safe sex, the bar even has a counter that offers free condoms. It has been set up by the semi-government Chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Developme...

Heavy Drinking may Trigger Stroke

Heavy liquor drinking may trigger a dangerous heart condition that can trip off a stroke or heart failure - but reducing alcohol consumption even a little bit makes a big difference, say British scientists. Raising a glass too often could put the drinkers at r...

India is Uncorking Its Wine Market: Expert

...e religious and social taboos. Consumption of hard liquor was high - 120 million cases of whisky, vodka and ...er every year. "Add 200 million cases of country liquor and a sizable number that is unaccounted for, and 500 million cases of liquor are annually consumed....

Ramdev Starts Yoga Camp in Shimla

... tourists. He expressed concern at the increase in liquor and drug consumption in the state....

Moderate Drinking Lowers Women's Risk of Heart Attack

...osewho drank primarily liquor. Women who preferred liquor to wineexperienced a borderline increase in risk of heart attack, resultsshowed. "These findings have important implications, because heart disease isthe leading cause of death for women," said Joan M. Dorn, Ph.D.,associate professor of social and ...

A Tipple a Day may Be heart Friendly for Women

...se who drank primarily liquor. Women who preferred liquor to wine experienced a borderline increase in risk of heart attack, results showed. "These findings have important implications, because heart disease is the leading cause of death for women," said Joan M. Dorn, Ph.D., associate professor of social...

India’s First ‘condom Bar’ Inaugurated by AIDS Patint

... bar has real condoms dotting the wall that stacks liquor bottles. Besides having souvenirs like cups, T-shirts and caps highlighting the use of condoms and safe sex, the bar even has a counter that offers free condoms. It has been set up by the semi-government Chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Developme...

Condom Promotion-Crucial To HIV/AIDS Prevention

...lity”, Birstresses. The bar will not only sell liquor but also promote healthierdrinks. Reasonable discounts would be also offered in health drinkssegment, says Bir. Although condom use has increased in India over the past few decades, barely more than 3 percent of sexually active people regularly us...

Efforts Underway to Fight Alcoholism Among Tribals

...r alcoholism then it should stop promoting foreign liquor also," said Shankar. Alcoholism is linked to hi... It was found that if a person is a 'desi' (local) liquor addict, he spends a minimum of Rs.400 a month on it. But for a person addicted to foreign liquor, hi...

Cocoa Polyphenols may Offer Diabetes Benefits - Study

Dietary supplementation with cacao liquor proanthocyanidins (CLPr) reduced blood glucose lev...upplemented with 0, 0.5, or 1.0 per cent for cacao liquor proanthocyanidins (72 per cent total polyphenols) for three weeks. At the end of the study the re...

Alcohol Could Damage Youngsters' Brain

...dy, which stresses that teenagers should know what liquor misuse can do to them. // Thomas Heffernan, a psychologist at Northumbria University, examined over 100 college students for the research presented at the British Psychological Society's annual conference in York, reported the online edition of Dail...

Kerala Youth Die of Carbon Monoxide Inhalation

...7. Ten minutes earlier they had bought a bottle of liquor from a nearby outlet. One of them had made a final call on his mobile phone at 4.45 p.m. The girl was found dead inside the car while the bodies of two others were seen sprawled on the garage floor. Possibly two had rushed out of the car at the ...

Babies and Drinks Don’t Mi

... among others. There have been protests from the liquor lobby that say that the government is sending out mixed signals. As of now, there are no clear official guidelines like that of the US, where abstinence from drinks while pregnant, is compulsory. In the UK the Department of Health's own official...

Binge Drinking Excessive Among Less Educated Middle-aged Women

... Aggressive marketing also could be a reason as liquor makers target well-incomed professionals by creating smarter drinking lounges and using more powerful advertisements. In the case of lesser-educated women, they are likely to curb excessive drinking at younger ages due to domestic responsibilities l...

New Scan to Spot Early Effects of Alcohol on Liver

...veloped a scan that could spot the early effect of liquor on liver and signs of liver-related illness.// The new machine, which uses technology similar to ultrasound, can assess the degree of liver damage drinkers may be doing themselves, reported the online edition of Daily Mail. Until now damage could b...

British Hospitals Reeling Under the Effect of Alcoholic Excesses

...cohol at Christmas time in a drinking binge. Since liquor becomes available round-the-clock majority go into a binge mood. Sales of alcohol have currently crossed record levels. Centre for Public Health had released a report earlier warning the government that binge drinking is one major reason for red...

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