ARTICLES RELATING TO ALCOHOL

Do you have a brewery in your gut?

2016-01-27 11:44

Some individuals appear to get roaring drunk without touching a drop. CyberShrink investigates if this seemingly absurd claim has any basis in reality.

Great debate: Should alcohol be served at children's parties?

2016-01-25 13:52

Two moms argue for and against.

The detox myth: Don't fall for it

2016-01-24 10:36

Juice cleanses, herbal supplements, colonic irrigation… Is our obsession with “cleansing” our bodies just a dangerous waste of time and money?

Espresso martini

2016-01-04 08:58

Make sure you use the best coffee and the best vodka.

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This is the perfect Sauvignon Blanc for your holiday party

Watch our wine expert, Cathy Marston, introduce Jennifer Sanasie to a delicious Sauvignon Blanc with a tiny bit of oak. We've paired this wine with Food24's zesty salmon roulade.

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What's the difference between the French and English style MCC?

Today we try two different South African MCCs, watch Food24's wine expert, Cathy Marston, talk you through the difference between French and English style bubbles.

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Alcohol the most dangerous drug for kids

2015-09-01 13:33

Parents spend a lot of time worrying about substance abuse, but a new report highlights the fact that the most commonly abused and dangerous drug for children is alcohol.

Drinking at conception ups baby's diabetes risk

2015-08-04 12:10

A University of Queensland study has found that alcohol consumption before and during pregnancy affects the long-term health of offspring.

Drinking alcohol during pregnancy common in England, Ireland and Australasia

2015-07-07 07:21

As many as four out of every five women in England, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand are drinking alcohol whilst pregnant.

Bigger groups of friends down more drinks on a night out

2015-03-13 09:07

On a night out on the town, bigger groups of friends tend to down more drinks than smaller ones.

 

Studies reveal your glass of red is not actually good for you

2016-01-26 16:00

There's another study to confuse us wine lovers.

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Leave wine behind and try an SA cider this week!

Cathy Marston introduces Jennifer Sanasie to Skollie apple and pear ciders.

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Is your colleague an alcoholic?

2016-01-13 12:15

Knowing the signs of alcohol addiction is helpful for both employer and employee, as early detection makes it easier to provide assistance and increases the person's chances of recovery.

Why chronic drinking on top of binge drinking is destructive

2015-12-31 12:25

Researchers have found that chronic drinking combined with binge drinking quickly spurs rapid liver damage.

CARDHU Scottish single malt whisky comes to South Africa

2015-11-17 12:09

World famous whisky is coming to town!

9/9 = World Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day

2015-09-09 08:26

At nine minutes past nine on the ninth day of the ninth month (9 September 2015 at 9:09), World Foetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) Day is commemorated annually.

Pernod Ricard unveils secret of success

2015-08-23 12:38

You may know how to spot a good whiskey, but you probably won't know how Pernod Ricard went from family business to a global leader in just 40 years.

How many more kids will die before SA takes away the bottle?

2015-07-08 15:28

It will go down in history as one of the worst birthday parties ever. Young people were celebrating when a shot was allegedly fired into a packed tavern in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.

Oxytocin lessens anxiety in social situations

2015-05-22 11:44

The hormone oxytocin which is involved in mother-child bonding, social interactions and romance has a possible use in treatment of psychological and psychiatric conditions.

YouTube videos of drunkenness don't show alcohol's dark side

2015-02-25 11:32

Research suggests that the popularity of YouTubes showing drinking activities could provide an opportunity to educate teens and young adults about the dangers of alcohol.

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