The morning after ... underestimated danger of alcohol hangover - Minge M.
If the blood alcohol concentration has already dropped back to zero per mille after drunkenness, however, the mental and physical limitations can persist for up to 20 hours after usually high alcohol consumption. In such cases, it is called the hangover (c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The definition of hangover after cannabis use and potential effects on the ability to drive - Minge M, Kollra HG, Brieler P.
With regard to alcohol, a standardized definition for hangover exists, which means effects on cognitive and psychomotor performance that occur when the blood alcohol concentration is already at zero. Effects of alcohol hangover in neurological tests and on... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Sensitivity to experiencing alcohol hangovers: reconsideration of the 0.11% blood alcohol concentration (BAC) threshold for having a hangover - Verster JC, Kruisselbrink LD, Slot KA, Anogeianaki A, Adams S, Alford C, Arnoldy L, Ayre E, Balikji S, Benson S, Bruce G, Devenney LE, Frone MR, Gunn C, Heffernan T, Hensel KO, Hogewoning A, Johnson SJ, van Lawick van Pabst AE, van de Loo AJAE, Mackus M, Merlo A, Murphy RJL, Owen L, Palmer EOC, van Rossum CJI, Scholey A, Terpstra C, Vatsalya V, Vermeulen SA, van Wijk M, Stock AK.
The 2010 Alcohol Hangover Research Group consensus paper defined a cutoff blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.11% as a toxicological threshold indicating that sufficient alcohol had been consumed to develop a hangover. The cutoff was based on previous r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Lyme disease like 'waking with a hangover' every day
A engineer forced to quit work hopes pop star Justin Bieber will raise awareness of the condition. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Reliefband & #194; & #174; Wearable Devices for the Prevention and Treatment of Nausea ...
FDA Clears Indications for Nausea and Vomiting Related to Physician-Diagnosed Migraines as well as Anxiety and Hangovers LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) JANUARY 06, 2020 - Reliefband Technologies LLC, an innovator in wearable technology that prevents and treats nausea and vomiting symptoms, announced its Reliefband® family of wearable therapeutic devices have received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) expanded indication clearance for nausea and vomiting associated with anxiety,...This story is related to the following:Health, Medical,& Dental Supplies and EquipmentSearch for suppliers of:Electronic M...
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - January 8, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

NHS issues ‘party drip’ health warning
Celebrity endorsed hangover cure IV drips are potentially harmful says NHS medical director Related items fromOnMedica Playing to type: why diabetes education isn ’t one-size-fits-all How GPs can address Babylon ’s burning platform Better support after self-harm will reduce suicide-risk Statins of small and uncertain benefit in primary prevention Northern Ireland GP patients encourage self-care (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - January 2, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Hangover cure: Best food, drink and supplements to reduce your symptoms
HANGOVERS can bring on splitting headaches, feeling sick, dizziness and dehydration, making going about your day extremely difficult. So what are the best cures to relieve these symptoms? Certain foods, drinks and supplements have proven effective. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How To Prevent A Hangover, What To Do To Treat One
By the way, people may drink some alcohol to celebrate New Year ’s Eve. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 31, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Trendy 'hangover cure' IV drips plugged by Love Island stars are slammed by nation's top doctor
Professor Stephen Powis, NHS England's medical director, said there was no evidence to back up any of the touted health benefits. He slammed them as 'reckless', 'exploitative' and 'dangerous'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangovers: Why you get them and how to fight them off
Research shows that grateful people tend to be healthy and happy. They exhibit lower levels of stress and depression, cope better with adversity and sleep better. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - December 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Africa: A Mum's Hangover Survival Guide - Keeping the Kids Entertained
[MumsVillage] Something that parenting manuals never say is that children are no respecters of a hangover or a burnout. We have all been there, when you're tired, unwell, hangover from a bender or just retiring from a hectic day but, parenting calls. There are some ways you can still keep the kids happy by using the least amount of energy possible. We have come up with creative sofa-centric ways to entertain even the most active of toddlers. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 23, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Two IV therapy businesses coming to Milwaukee's 3rd Ward
Two businesses that provide intravenous hydration services are adding locations to the 3rd Ward neighborhood in Milwaukee. One business, H2O Health Hydration Oasis, opened its first location in Brookfield. Dr. Alia Fox founded the health and wellness clinic, which offers custom IV therapy. H2O promotes its services as “IV therapy cocktails.” The company markets its “cocktails” as a solution for viral illness es, fatigue, wound healing and hangovers, among other uses. Fox said although IV… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sari Lesk Source Type: news

How to Have a Better Hangover? How to Have a Better Hangover?
Does order of drinking beer and wine affect hangover severity? Or does it just not matter?Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Clinical Case Source Type: news

ANTONIA HOYLE reveals everything DOES go wrong at 40 but here's how you can fight back
Antonia Hoyle is a British working mother of two children and lacks much spare time. Since turning 40 she has experienced broken sleep, brutal hangovers and back pain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sherry and port will get you sloshed more quickly but cause the worst hangovers, doctor warns
Sherry and port provide the 'optimum way of getting very drunk very fast', according to Dr Hal Sosabowski, professor of public understanding of science at Brighton University. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'My boss lets us book hangover days'
One firm lets employees work from the comfort of their own sofa, even after they've been out drinking. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

It ’s holiday party season – here’s what you need to know about the science of hangovers
The holiday season is here, bringing with it many opportunities for parties, celebrations, and for some – overindulging. So, it’s a good time to understand a little more about the possible consequences of these festivities, particularly the dreaded hangover. Check out the December NIAAA Director's blog post tolearn more.    (Source: NIAAA News)
Source: NIAAA News - December 10, 2019 Category: Addiction Authors: Katherine Source Type: news

Going out to drink? Eat these 15 foods to beat the adverse effects of alcohol
(Natural News) Going out for a fun night with friends often come with one too many drinks. As the night wears on, you may lose track of how many glasses or bottles you’ve had. This makes you more susceptible to problems like a nasty hangover or even alcohol poisoning. You can avoid these adverse events... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Therapy'Hangovers' Are Totally Real. Here's How To Deal With Them.
Therapy sessions can sometimes make you feel drained or exhausted. Follow this advice to get back on track. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - December 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

This Is Your Body On A Hangover
You're working overtime, both physically and mentally, to recover from drinking alcohol. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - December 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is this the ultimate hangover cure? Scientists claim drinking coconut water, pear and lime helps
The foods facilitate the breakdown of alcohol by boosting the activity of two enzymes. This, scientists at the Institute of Chemical Technology in Mumbai claim, could help the body to overcome a hangover. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Intimacy Without Intoxication: Is Sober Sex Better?
The sun is streaming through the curtains of a room that you have never seen before. You squint and rub your bloodshot eyes, as your hand reaches out to feel the prone body of the snoring person who a few hours earlier was a stranger. You notice your own naked body and wonder how the two of you spent the interceding time. You look at the floor next to the bed and see your clothes, strewn across the carpet, wine bottles and glasses, a few joints, and a line of cocaine on the dresser across the room. You slide out of bed, gather your belongings, hightail it to the bathroom and quickly get yourself street ready. Wondering ho...
Source: Psych Central - November 22, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Edie Weinstein, MSW, LSW Tags: Addictions Sexuality Substance Abuse Drug Abuse Rape Sexual Assault Sober Support Sobriety Trauma Source Type: news

IV hydration spa Vida-Flo sues former franchisees for 'brazen conspiracy'
Founded in 2012, Vida-Flo provides IV hydration with vitamins and minerals that it claims improves hangovers, increases athletic performance and provides other physical benefits. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David Allison Source Type: news

IV hydration spa Vida-Flo sues former franchisees for 'brazen conspiracy'
Founded in 2012, Vida-Flo provides IV hydration with vitamins and minerals that it claims improves hangovers, increases athletic performance and provides other physical benefits. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 19, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: David Allison Source Type: news

Student left fighting for life after being struck with deadly meningitis he mistook for a hangover
Matthew Griffin, of Stourport-on-Severn, woke up with a migraine and was vomiting. His parents found him lying unconscious on the kitchen floor and he was rushed to hospital. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rabbits may hold key to solving mystery of human female orgasm
Study suggests climax may be an evolutionary hangover – but crucial questions remainA possible explanation for one of biology ’s greatest mysteries, the female orgasm, has been bolstered by research showing that rabbits given antidepressants release fewer eggs during sex.The human female orgasm has long proved curious, having no obvious purpose besides being pleasurable.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 30, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Tags: Biology Science Sexual health Fertility problems Society Animal experimentation Drugs Medical research Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Foods to eat and avoid when hungover
Certain foods and drinks may help to alleviate the symptoms of a hangover. Discover what to eat and drink and what to avoid when hungover. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

German Court Says a Hangover is an Illness
The state court in Frankfurt ruled that an “anti-hangover shot” violated a ban on claiming that foods or supplements can cure human ailments. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mike Ives Tags: Oktoberfest Bavaria (Germany) Frankfurt (Germany) Munich (Germany) Source Type: news

German court rules that a hangover is an illness
A German court has ruled that a hangover is an illness, in a verdict against the distributor of what was marketed as an "anti-hangover drink." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

A German Court Defines Hangovers as an Illness
As Oktoberfest begins, a German court said that companies selling anti-hangover products were illegally marketing them as “preventing, treating or healing a human illness.” (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mike Ives Tags: Oktoberfest Bavaria (Germany) Frankfurt (Germany) Munich (Germany) Source Type: news

Student, 20, who dismissed her headache as a hangover had meningitis and blood poisoning
Alice Baird, 20, felt worse for wear after a night out with friends in Portsmouth on March 28 this year. After trying to 'sleep it off', she woke in agony an hour later and started having convulsions. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Back to work blues are real and treatable
The #backtoworkblues or a "post-vacation hangover" is real, but there is a scientifically proven way feel better -- promise. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - September 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Back to work blues you're feeling are real, and treatable
The #backtoworkblues or a "post-vacation hangover" is real, but there is a scientifically proven way feel better -- promise. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcohol hangover slightly impairs response selection but not response inhibition - Opitz A, Hubert J, Beste C, Stock AK.
Alcohol hangover commonly occurs after an episode of heavy drinking. It has previously been demonstrated that acute high-dose alcohol intoxication reduces cognitive control, while automatic processes remain comparatively unaffected. However, it has remaine... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Alcohol Hangover: Underlying Mechanisms Alcohol Hangover: Underlying Mechanisms
What have we learned about the underlying mechanisms implicated in hangover pathology?Alcohol and Alcoholism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Journal Article Source Type: news

Cognitive performance and mood after a normal night of drinking: a naturalistic alcohol hangover study in a non-student sample - Devenney LE, Coyle KB, Verster JC.
AIMS: The alcohol hangover is typically investigated in student samples. However, alcohol hangovers are also reported by non-student drinkers, beyond the age and drinking behaviors of a student sample. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Bring on the tartan blankets and half a shandy, I ’m happy to embrace later life | Kevin McKenna
As a survey reveals that the over-50s are joining gyms and having sex, the reality is something rather more comfortableThe psychological challenges that arrive with your 50th birthday are rarely addressed in debates about Scotland ’s health. To be honest, they’d all been pulsing and fermenting away for a few years before then anyway. Many of us choose to put them in one of those wee mental boxes that psychologists tell their patients to imagine when they want to dodge bad memories and negative vibes. We then mark it with big virtual red capital letters: “NOT TO BE OPENED UNTIL YOU’RE 50.” Thes...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 14, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Kevin McKenna Tags: Scotland Ageing Science Middle age UK news Society Source Type: news

More Americans Seek Alcohol-Free Social Spaces More Americans Seek Alcohol-Free Social Spaces
A national trend of boozeless bars is cropping up nationwide to create social spaces without the hangovers, DUIs, and alcoholism culture. It's part of a new push for sober options.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

How hangovers REALLY impair your brain
Researchers at the University of Ulster conducted a study in a pub in a town in Ireland that they did not name. None of the volunteers were paid for taking part. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Was the Virginia Beach "shooter" taking psych meds? Anti-depressants make males MORE AGGRESSIVE after a period of time
(Natural News) Why are so many Americans mentally unraveling as of late and turning guns on innocent people and then themselves? It’s genocide in America by serial homicide–suicide. Did you know SSRI drugs are like energy drinks with the worst, long-term hangover, also known as chronic depression? These dangerous pharmaceuticals reduce the amount of serotonin... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

900-year-old grape pips reveal unbroken history of French wine variety
DNA testing shows 900-year-old savagnin blanc vines identical to modern plantsToday ’s drinkers might have more in common with medieval boozers than simply a hangover: research suggests they could be quaffing wine made from identical grapes.Grapevines are often grown from cuttings of existing plants or by techniques such as grafting, rather than being planted from seeds, since this offers far greater consistency when it comes to the grapes.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 10, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Tags: Archaeology Plants Wine Science World news Environment Genetics Source Type: news

Alcohol hangover has detrimental impact upon both executive function and prospective memory - Heffernan T, Samuels A, Hamilton C, McGrath-Brookes M.
The alcohol hangover (AH) is a state of general malaise following an evening of heavy episodic drinking when the blood alcohol concentration of the person reaches/approaches zero. The aim of the current study was to investigate what impact the AH has upon ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Sleep after heavy alcohol consumption and physical activity levels during alcohol hangover - Devenney LE, Coyle KB, Roth T, Verster JC.
Alcohol consumption can negatively affect sleep quality. The current study examined the impact of an evening of alcohol consumption on sleep, and next day activity levels and alcohol hangover. n = 25 healthy social drinkers participated in a natural... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Why Alcohol Companies Are Betting on Non-Alcoholic ‘Booze’
It’s a Wednesday evening in Brooklyn, NY, and bars are dead. Tea-candle-dotted tables sit empty, waiting for a happy hour rush that isn’t. But tucked away on a side street, hours before its midnight closing time, a bar called Getaway hums with activity. Metal straws clink against ice and cocktail shakers rattle as patrons belly up to the marble bar. A woman fresh out of work reads and nurses a drink at a corner table. An early-thirties couple chats over a pre-dinner beverage, holding hands in the flattering dim lighting. This is New York City’s first permanent booze-free bar, and no one is drinking alcoho...
Source: TIME: Health - June 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized public health Source Type: news

Effects of alcohol hangover on cognitive performance: findings from a field/internet mixed methodology study - Scholey A, Benson S, Kaufman J, Terpstra C, Ayre E, Verster JC, Allen C, Devilly GJ.
RESULTS from studies into the cognitive effects of alcohol hangover have been mixed. They also present methodological challenges, often relying on self-reports of alcohol consumption leading to hangover. The current study measured Breath Alcohol Concentrat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Alcohol Hangover: Underlying Biochemical, Inflammatory and Neurochemical Mechanisms - Palmer E, Tyacke R, Sastre M, Lingford-Hughes A, Nutt D, Ward RJ.
AIM: To review current alcohol hangover research in animals and humans and evaluate key evidence for contributing biological factors. METHOD: Narrative review with alcohol hangover defined as the state the day after a single episode of heavy drinki... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Synthetic alcohol that gets you drunk WITHOUT the hangover 'could be ready within five years'
Professor David Nutt, based in London, and colleagues have been creating 'alcosynth' for years. It targets parts of the brain that make consumers feel tipsy but not nauseous. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could ‘alcosynth’ provide all the joy of booze – without the dangers?
Scientist David Nutt memorably said alcohol is more dangerous than crack. Now, he is trying to invent a healthy synthetic alternative, and the race is on to get it to market‘This is what my brain looks like,” says David Nutt, showing me an intense abstract painting by a friend of his that is sitting on the windowsill in his office. Nutt’s base at Hammersmith hospital has a cosy, lived-in feel – a stark contrast to the gleaming white laboratory he oversees as di rector of the neuropsychopharmacology unit at Imperial College London. Lab coats hang on a hook by the door, an ancient kettle sits in the c...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 26, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Amy Fleming Tags: David Nutt Food & drink industry Alcohol Life and style Alcoholism Science Source Type: news

Rugby player and former England captain Chris Robshaw, 32, answers our health quiz
The Rugby player admitted his hangover cure is a day on the sofa, broccoli and some coconut water. He revealed he's keen on lager tops, 'nothing too wild'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news