5 Ways Alcohol Is Affecting Your Body
There are several ways heavy drinking is affecting your body. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), heavy drinking is characterised as more than four or five drinks in a two-hour sitting. From DNA to hormones, heavy drinking can alter your body’s biology in a big and detrimental way. Keep reading for…
Men addicted to alcohol, drugs are seven times likely to abuse their partners
Recent study has found that men with alcohol and drug problems are up to seven times more likely to abuse their partner.
Student Opens 'Museum Of Hangover' In Croatia
Hangovers maybe temporary but drunk stories are forever and a student in Croatia found a way to immortalize them. Rino Dubokovic, a university student in Zagreb, was out enjoying drinks with his friends when they started swapping their funniest hangover stories, CNN Travel reports. Suddenly, an idea dawned on him: "Some sort of collection where…
5 Tips On How To Handle Hangover
Hangover is a result of too much alcohol, such as wine, beer and distilled spirits in the system which can affect the body. Hangover can last for seven hours or more than 24 hours before the individual can feel better. Typical symptoms of a hangover include headache, dry mouth, dizziness, absence of hunger and…
Prostate Cancer And Alcohol: Is There A Connection?
The prostate is a small, squishy gland about the size of a ping-pong ball, located deep inside the groin, between the base of the penis and the rectum. The prostate is important for reproduction because it supplies the seminal fluid, which mixes with sperm from the testes. Seminal fluid helps the sperm to travel and…
How being shorter, having extra deep belly fat cause type 2 diabetes
Researchers already know that excess body fat can increase the risk of diabetes, but a new study shows that one form of fat, in particular — the “invisible” one that accumulates around organs and intestines — can heighten this risk more than seven times, at least in women.
Which Is More Harmful? Alcohol Vs Soft Drink
It is next to impossible to avoid a good beverage especially during social interactions hence why it is necessary to make healthy choices in deciding which beverage to take. There is a long-standing debate on the merits of various beverages, including soft drinks and alcohol. Which one is the healthier choice? Continuing reading on the details…
UK says to bring back duty-free booze if no-deal Brexit
Britons returning home from European Union countries will no longer have to pay taxes on alcohol and tobacco products bought on the continent in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the government announced Tuesday.
...Why you should be aware of your family history
If a person has relatives who are mentally challenged, there is a higher chance that they themselves will have one. Much like some physical illness, such as high blood pressure or breast cancer, it is essential to be aware of a family history of mental health, as they can have a predisposition to mental illness.
4 Natural Ways To Beat Alcohol Dependency
When you’re addicted to alcohol, there comes a point when enough is enough. You’re tired of blacking out, waking up hungover, and having no idea what happened the night before. You’re tired of disappointing friends and family over and over again. Alcoholism treatment and recovery are difficult processes that call for a great deal of…