Dads-To-Be Should Stop Drinking 6 Months Before Conception For Baby's Heart Health, Study SaysAlcohol consumption during pregnancy has long been linked to congenital defects and developmental problems in newborns. Now a new study has found a link between a baby's congenital heart defects and their prospective parents' drinking before conception.
Binge Drinking Is On The Rise Among Older Americans, Study SaysCollege students have long been criticized for drinking way too much alcohol in way too short a time. But they're not the only ones. A new study finds binge drinking to be a habit among some senior citizens, too.
Secondhand Harms of Drinking Impact 1 In 5 Adults, Study SaysAbout one-fifth of adults in the United States have experienced some form of harm due to someone else's behavior while drinking.
People Are Sick Of Drinking, Investors Bet On The 'Sober Curious'The emergence of sober bars is one of the signals that investor Anu Duggal points to when talking about the trend of not drinking.
British People Get Drunk More Often Than Anyone Else, Survey FindsBritish people get drunk more than any other nationality, according to a new global survey.
Binge Drinking Expected To Rise As Alcohol Use Increases Around The World, Study SaysPeople around the world are increasingly bending their elbows. Between 1990 and 2017, per capita adult alcohol consumption increased by nearly 0.7 liters (about the same in quarts) to 6.5 liters (6.9 quarts) annually, new research indicates. The number is predicted to reach 7.6 liters (8 quarts) by 2030.
'Beer Before Wine, Always Fine'? Not Really, Hungover Study Participants SayEuropean researchers have bad news for the 76% of Americans who experience hangovers after a drinking session: Try as you may to change up the order of your alcoholic beverages, if you drink too much, you will still be hungover.
Young Adults Are Drinking Themselves To Death, Study FindsAccording to the report published in the journal BMJ, deaths due to cirrhosis increased by 65 percent from 2009 to 2016.
Heavy Drinking Could Increase 'Bad' Bacteria In Mouth, Study FindsPeople who drink more than the recommended daily limit of alcohol may harbor an unhealthy mix of bacteria in their mouths, a new study suggests.
Parents Who Host Teen Drinking Parties Now Liable For LawsuitsParents who host teenage drinking parties could be in even more trouble if someone gets hurt.
Phelps Vows To Not Drink Until After Olympic Games In RioThe world swimming championships are underway in Russia, but swimming phenom Michael Phelps is not there. It's part of his punishment after a DUI arrest in September.