While it’s in no way as bad as Big Tobacco, Big Alcohol also isn’t clean.
Alcohol and weed can mix well, but only if you’re careful.
You shouldn’t pick up drinking just yet — on the contrary.
This doesn’t mean you can’t keep blaming it.
Many studies have found naltrexone effective against alcohol addiction but few doctors prescribe it to addicts.
Teenagers’ use of hard drugs, alcohol and tobacco in the US has gone down significantly in recent years.
Genetic influence on drinking is real.
You can get drunk without having to deal with dry mouth, nausea, and headaches, says a British researcher.
A drink to die for.
This serves to explain why a drink or two when you’re down can go a long way.
When out for drinks, we’re careful not to be the drunkest — beyond that, anything goes.
Looks like happy hour isn’t just a human thing.
Blacking out from alcohol is a bit more complicated than you might think.
It took 10 million years to evolve the ability to metabolize alcohol. Was it worth it?
Ava Winery, a start-up based in San Francisco, wants to let you enjoy the best of wines for a fraction of their current cost. To this end, they’ll bypass the costly growing and fermentation processes; in fact, they won’t use grapes at all. Their wines will be synthetically produced, by combining aromatic compounds with ethanol.
Chemistry gets an undeserved bad reputation and it all starts in school. Can we nudge people to change their view of what is an undeniably awesome field of science? Is there a way to make chemistry a part of their life that they hold dear? I say yes. The answer is one of its most useful known abilities — that of turning boring old food into booze. And we’re here to tell you how to make vodka — so you can get hammered, all in the comfort of your home. With science!
Beer, liquor and wine lovers – rejoice!
“No amount of alcohol should be considered safe to drink during any trimester of pregnancy,” wrote the the American Academy of Pediatrics in a report which identified ingesting alcohol during pregnancy as the leading cause of preventable birth defects.
Even though driving after drinking small amounts is legal, it’s most definitely not safe, research from the University of Kentucky (UK) in the U.S. finds. Nicholas van Dyke and Mark Fillmore at UK reported that for intoxicated drivers, even those driving under the legally accepted alcohol limit, small distractions such as a text message or dashboard controls are just too much to handle safely. The study provides the first scientific evidence on the impact such distractions have on the ability of liquored drivers to safely control vehicles.
Well, microscopic drinks are not really a thing, aren’t they? Not in the clubs where I go, anyway – we like our drinks large. But just stop a moment and think – how would your cocktail or beer look under a microscope? I’d wager this: it’s not like anything you thought. So, this awesome company called BevShots specializes on microscopic