Tagged: Under-Age

NEWS: Nepal: Government Adopted New Alcohol Law

The government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, has adopted a new policy to coherently and evidence-based regulate sales of alcohol products in the country of 26 million inhabitants…

BLOG: Why Are Celebrities Glamorizing Alcohol In Southern Africa?

Just like the ordinary consumer, celebrities are also victims of the successful hijacking of the limbic system by the alcohol industry and their agents into believing this myth. The industry has unscrupulously managed to position alcohol as a feel good, aspirational and status product…

NEWS: Tamil Nadu: Court Inquires About Prohibition Plans

Tamil Nadu, India: High Court Inquires About Prohibition Plans Of Government
The Madras High Court Bench here on Monday inquired by when the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) government would implement total prohibition in the Tamil Nadu…

NEWS: 5 Most Read News Stories In 2016

5 Most Read News Stories On The IOGT Newsfeed
The IOGT Newsfeed has generated more than 270 breaking news stories in 2016…

NEWS: 6 Most Read IOGT Global Voices Blogs 2016

6 Most Read IOGT Global Voices Blogs In 2016
The Global Voices Blog Portal on www.iogt.org has generated 65 blog posts in 2016…

REPORT: Youth Alcohol Use Alters Brain Development

New study shows, alcohol use alters brain development in adolescents
Adolescents are in the period of transition where changes in physical, intellectual, personality and social development are seen. During this stage of development, consuming alcohol in large quantities alters the development of the brain in adolescents…

NEWS: Students Risk Health Mixing Alcohol, Energy Drinks

New research has found a link between consuming alcohol mixed with energy drinks and risk-taking behavior.
A new Victorian government report shows that youth who mix their alcohol with energy drinks are also more likely to be problem gamblers, show other risk-taking behavior such as heavy alcohol use or illicit drug use, and report more mental health problems…

NEWS: Teenage Alcohol Binging Can Affect Brain In Offsprings

Teenage binge alcohol use can affect brain functions in future offspring
Repeated binge alcohol use during adolescence can negatively affect brain functions in future generations, potentially putting offspring at risk for such conditions as depression, anxiety, and metabolic disorders, a new study has found…