People who use alcohol and marijuana together may be at greater risk for alcohol-related problems, such as drunk driving and health issues, than those who use only alcohol, a new study finds.
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Mice that were given energy drinks along with alcohol had changes in their brains similar to those seen in mice given cocaine.
Visits to the emergency room for alcohol intoxication have increased by more than 50 percent over the past decade, a new study finds.
The hops found in beer not only add flavor, but also may lessen the damaging effects of alcohol on the liver, a new study in mice suggests.
A drink called "alcosynth" is being touted as a hangover-free version of synthetic alcohol. But what's in it, and is it really safe to drink?
A new drug may benefit people with alcohol addiction, particularly those who are experiencing high levels of stress, a new study suggests.
Drinking alcohol, even in moderate amounts, may increase the size of the heart's left atrium, a new study finds.
Nearly 21 million Americans ages 12 and older had a substance use problem in 2015, according to a new federal estimate.
A specific group of brain cells appears to drive excessive alcohol drinking, and targeting these cells may reverses alcohol dependence, at least in rats.
A recent study in rats found that a certain enzyme plays a critical role in resisting alcohol, and that alcohol use and dependency increased in the enzyme's absence.
Parents can help prevent their underage kids from drinking by employing a relatively simple strategy: setting clear rules that prohibit drinking, new research shows.
Although drinking may be a common way to unwind after a hard workout, it could undercut the effects of a hard weight-lifting session, new research suggests.