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Father Charged after Throwing Alcohol Party for Teenage Daughter

A 39 year old man from Michigan threw his daughter and her friends an alcohol fuelled party, before engaging in a sexual act with one of the 16 year old girls present. The man, and his wife provided alcohol for

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More Evidence to Support Not Mixing Energy Drinks And Alcohol

As if you needed more proof that mixing alcohol and energy drinks is a bad idea, new meta-analysis has been published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs which reveals that people who add energy drinks to alcohol

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Heineken Launches Zero Alcohol Beer

The Dutch brewery Heineken has launched a non-alcohol beer recently at the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona. The second largest beer maker in the world, launched the Heineken 0.0 which will be sold in 17 markets across Europe, Russia and

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Why You Need to Work for Your Tips

Bartenders and waitrons need to really work for their tips if new research from Open Table is anything to go by. The study shows that only one in five Australians always or frequently leave a tip when dining out. Others

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Research Shows Alcohol Could Disrupt Heart Rhythm

A new study by German researchers has found even more reason to avoid binge drinking. According to researchers, binge drinking increases your risk of developing abnormal heart rhythms. The researchers based their findings on more than 3000 drinkers who attended

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Study Reveals Poorest at Risk from Heavy Drinking

According to a study by researchers at The University of Glasgow, published in The Lancet journal, poorer people in the community are more likely to suffer from the health repercussiond of excessive alcohol consumption. Researchers discovered that people from poorer

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Annual Poll Shows Australia Has Alcohol Problems

If figures from the latest FARE alcohol poll are to be believed, Australia has a serious problem with excessive drinking. The national poll also shows that alcohol is linked to domestic violence, with one third of Australians being affected by

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Study Claims Australians Don’t Like Drinking in Moderation

It turns out many Australians are drinking at alarming levels, according to research funded by the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE), an independent charity organisation. The study revealed that 28 per cent of Australians are drinking at levels

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Alcohol Best for Pain Relief

As strange as it may sound, alcohol is a stronger painkiller than paracetamol, a recent UK study has found. After a night out drinking whether you’ve over indulged or not, it’s common to have a headache the next day. Well

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Claims More Intelligent People Drink Alcohol

A new stidy published in Psychology Today claims that people who drink are actually smarter than people who don’t. According to the study, intelligent people are more likely to binge drink and get drunk, demonstrating behaviour categorised as “evolutionarily novel”.

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