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alcohol

Healthy LifestyleTravel & holiday
October 19, 2016

10 ways to prep for festival season

Whether you’re into ground-vibrating trance music or soulful jazz, festival season has something for everyone.  To enjoy it to its full potential, keep your health in check for the party ahead. 1. Stay hydrated You may think booze in paper cups and the occasional caffeine run will be enough to keep you going on your festival weekend, but water will keep you buzzing more than any beer can. Dehydration causes dizziness, headaches and in some cases, loss of consciousness, so if you want to continue jumping around to your favourite tunes without a hiccough, pack plenty of water and suss…
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Addiction
May 20, 2016

Nope, alcohol won’t make you warm

Another glass of wine, or tot of rum seems like the perfect fix for a chilly winter’s evening. After all, alcohol warms you up, right? Not quite – its effects are quite the opposite. (more…)
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Addiction
April 23, 2016

You can’t stop a hangover

It's weekend! you’re planning to relax and have a good time, and that usually includes alcohol. The party is great, but no one likes the hangover that comes the day after. So what is a hangover and how can we make them GO AWAY? (more…)
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Healthy Lifestyle
January 1, 2016

Get the hangover, over with!

Good morning (or…afternoon!) How are you feeling…is your head pounding? Get up, get up – it’s 2016! A brand new year full of goals to achieve – okay you’re probably not listening to us because the room is spinning…yup, it’s a nasty hangover. Don’t worry. We have your cure! (more…)
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Addiction
October 9, 2015

What happens to your body when you drink?

Did you know that alcohol is absorbed by many parts of your body? But it cannot be stored and it’s eventually left up to certain organs to deal with. So, are you causing damage and if so, how much damage exactly? Well, prepare to swallow this information. (more…)
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Healthy Lifestyle
August 29, 2015

Why teens are hitting the bottle

We came across this article from the Times LIVE, from the headline “Teenagers hitting the bottle to cope”, we knew it was vital that parents know (and have the skills) to help their teens – please pay attention. (more…)
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Addiction
May 15, 2015

The line-up: Booze under the spotlight

“So, you’ve been busy, my friend. You’ve caused a lot of trouble, using your addictiveness on people who don’t fully understand how dangerous you actually are! But we’ve got you this time! Here’s the proof.” (more…)
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Healthy LifestyleSafety
April 10, 2015

Your tick-list for a great night out

So, your 2nd term is on its way. But for now, it’s holiday! It’s time to recharge, catch up with friends and have some fun, before you get back to work. Whether you’re planning a road trip or rock out with One Republic in June, here’s how to keep the awesome times rolling. (more…)
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Addiction
October 15, 2014

The pros and cons of alcohol

Every week you get hit by a new opinion on what alcohol might do to, or for, you. So, is it good or bad to have a glass of wine with dinner? It turns out that regular moderate drinking has quite a few benefits - let’s see what that means. (more…)
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