Tagged: Alcohol

NEWS: Russia: Vodka Production Increases 30%

The production of vodka in Russia has increased year on year by 30% in April and 29% in May. The increase has been informally linked to raids carried out by the the Federal Security Service (FSB) and Federal Tax Service in February 2016. The agencies raided a number of illegal vodka factories in the Northern Caucasus, closing down their alcohol production line and a tax evasion scheme…

NEWS: Already Smell Of Alcohol Affects Behavior

The smell of alcohol appears to reduce people’s level of control over their behavior, according to research published in the journal Psychopharmacology. Research carried out at Edge Hill University in the UK suggests that even the smell of alcohol may make it harder for people to control their behavior, suggesting that it could attract people to consume…

NEWS: People Who Exercise Tend To Use More Alcohol

A new study depicts the challenges of making healthy lifestyle choices – and of sticking to them. A new paper describes the alcohol consumption and physical exercise habits of 150 largely white, low-risk, community-dwelling adults in central Pennsylvania. That is, the research did not include people who were in the hospital or a nursing home…

BLOG: Alcohol Promotion By Celebrities Is Health Hazard

Increasingly celebrities in India seek to make loads of money in a short period of time, and choose collaboration with unethical companies, promoting harmful products. And then there are powerful role models who choose another path…