Can A Hangover Give You Anxiety?
Experts explain that post-party panic. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rhino horn used to comfort the terminally ill in Vietnam
(Faculty of Science - University of Copenhagen) From treating cancer and erectile dysfunction to managing hangovers, the horns of endangered wild rhinoceros are widely used as a medical cure-all in parts of Asia. A new Danish-Vietnamese study from the University of Copenhagen uncovers new reasons for why Vietnamese consumers buy illegal rhino horn. This knowledge can now be used in campaigns to save endangered rhinoceros. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How to get rid of a hangover: Eat this soup to cure a fragile stomach and headache
HOW TO GET RID OF A HANGOVER: A couple of glasses of wine or a few pints of beer at the weekend always seems like a good idea at the time, but the same can ’t always be said the following day. If you drink too much, it usually results in a hangover. So what’s the best way to cure a splitting headache, sickness, dizziness and dehydration? Eating a particular soup may be the answer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UCLA faculty voice: A hangover pill? Tests on drunk mice show promise
UCLAYunfeng LuYunfeng Lu is a professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering in the UCLA Samueli School of Engineerg.  Thiscolumn appeared in the Conversation.“Civilization begins with distillation,” said William Faulkner, a writer and drinker. Although ourthirst for alcohol dates back to the Stone Age, nobody has figured out a good way to deal with the ensuing hangover after getting drunk.As a chemical engineering professor and wine enthusiast, I felt I needed to find a solution. As frivolous as this project may sound, it has serious implications. Between 8 and10 percent of emergency room visits in Am...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - May 11, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

A hangover pill? Tests on drunk mice show promise
In inebriated mice, the experimental treatment decreased blood alcohol levels by 45 percent in just four hours (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UCLA professor claims the fabled hangover pill really does work
Yunfeng Lu, a professor in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at UCLA, has decided to join the rapidly-expanding market of hangover pills. Tests on his prototype have shown promise. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does the fabled hangover pill REALLY work? Yes, scientists say
Yunfeng Lu, a professor in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at UCLA, has decided to join the rapidly-expanding market of hangover pills. Tests on his prototype have shown promise. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangover in post-college-aged drinkers: psychometric properties of the Hangover Symptom Scale (HSS) and the Hangover Symptom Scale-Short Form (HSS-5) - Chavarria J, Rueger SY, King AC.
This study investigated... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Two sweet cocktails may actually help you STAY hydrated, study finds
Drinking sugary cocktails will make you want water, helping to prevent dehydration and hangovers, but after two hours of boozing, the effect fades away, a University of Texas study has found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sepsis shock: Duncan Bannatyne’s daughter cheats death after symptoms mistake
SEPSIS symptoms can be mistaken for less serious health conditions, as the daughter of Dragon ’s Den star Duncan Bannatyne found out. Abi’s life was put at risk after she mistakenly thought the condition was just a hangover. She appeared on This Morning to raise awareness over the deadly illness. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Daylight Saving Time Starts Sunday. Here ’s What Losing An Hour of Sleep Really Does to Your Body
The start of Daylight Saving Time, when the clocks spring forward by an hour, is among the most hated days of the year. Aside from the obvious reason — losing an hour of sleep — research has shown that the time change, which this year falls on March 11, may contribute to everything from lost productivity to a heightened risk of heart attack and stroke. How can resetting your clocks do all that? TIME asked Dr. Cathy Goldstein, an assistant professor of neurology at the University of Michigan School of Medicine Sleep Disorders Center, what really happens to your body when you lose an hour of sleep for Daylight Sa...
Source: TIME: Health - March 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime sleep Source Type: news

Daylight Saving Time Starts Today. Here ’s What Losing An Hour of Sleep Really Does to Your Body
The start of Daylight Saving Time, when the clocks spring forward by an hour, is among the most hated days of the year. Aside from the obvious reason — losing an hour of sleep — research has shown that the time change, which this year falls on March 11, may contribute to everything from lost productivity to a heightened risk of heart attack and stroke. How can resetting your clocks do all that? TIME asked Dr. Cathy Goldstein, an assistant professor of neurology at the University of Michigan School of Medicine Sleep Disorders Center, what really happens to your body when you lose an hour of sleep for Daylight Sa...
Source: TIME: Health - March 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime sleep Source Type: news

Alcohol metabolism in hangover sensitive versus hangover resistant social drinkers - Mackus M, van Schrojenstein Lantman M, Van de Loo AJAE, Kraneveld AD, Garssen J, Brookhuis KA, Verster JC.
BACKGROUND: Previous research demonstrated that urinary ethanol concentrations were significantly lower in hangover resistant individuals compared to drinkers who reported having a hangover. This finding suggests that the rate of ethanol metabolism is fast... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Houston startup lands spot on 'Shark Tank' with its 'vitamin for alcohol' product
"We're not college kids who invented a hangover cure." (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 22, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jack Witthaus Source Type: news

Hangover resistance in a Canadian University student population - Kruisselbrink LD, Bervoets AC, de Klerk S, van de Loo AJAE, Verster JC.
BACKGROUND: Resistance to alcohol hangover may be a risk factor for alcohol use disorder. Previous research to establish the prevalence of hangover resistance in a drinking population has either not used comparable intoxication levels or has considered han... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Is an Anti-Aging Pill on the Horizon?
Anti-aging products from skin creams to chemical peels are part of a $250 billion industry, but scientists have yet to discover a longevity elixir that stands up to medical scrutiny. A group of researchers believe they’re getting closer, however, thanks to a compound called nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, or NAD+ for short. “NAD+ is the closest we’ve gotten to a fountain of youth,” says David Sinclair, co-director of the Paul F. Glenn Center for the Biology of Aging at Harvard Medical School. “It’s one of the most important molecules for life to exist, and without it, you’re dea...
Source: TIME: Health - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alexandra Sifferlin Tags: Uncategorized anti-aging healthytime Longevity Source Type: news

Pharmacists debunk old wives' tales
Urinating on someone who has been stung by a jellyfish won't actually help and drinking alcohol to cure a hangover won't help and can even make it worse, say experts at PharmacyOutlet.co.uk. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why hangovers get worse with age revealed
As we get older, we tend to drink less, and to do it less frequently, driving our tolerance down and our dehydration up to create a perfect storm for a hangover that only gets worse with age. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The REAL reason hangovers get worse with age
As we get older, we tend to drink less, and to do it less frequently, driving our tolerance down and our dehydration up to create a perfect storm for a hangover that only gets worse with age. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ask Well: Do Hangovers Get Worse as We Age?
It ’ s still unclear what causes hangovers. But they are a sign that you are drinking too much, at any age. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: KAREN WEINTRAUB Tags: Age, Chronological Alcoholic Beverages Source Type: news

The best ways to help you avoid and deal with a hangover
British experts have revealed the best ways to prevent and cure a sore head and an upset tummy after a night out. Apparently carbonated drinks are a big no no, but fermented foods are great. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

' IV Lounges' Are the Latest Health Fad, But Are They Safe?
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 31, 2018 -- " Rent-a-drip " IV lounges are popping up across the country, promising speedy recovery for hangover sufferers, jet lag victims and others seeking an intravenous solution to modern dilemmas. But experts say these lounges... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 31, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Behavioral effects of the combined use of alcohol and energy drinks on alcohol hangover in an experimental mice model - Asorey LG, Carbone S, Gonzalez BJ, Cutrera RA.
In last few years it has been a significant increase in the consumption of alcohol combined with energy drink. The aim of this work was to study the effect of this mixture in motor and affective behaviors during an alcohol hangover episode. Male Swiss mice... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Stricter liquor rules give Lithuanians a severe hangover
Lithuania's new liquor law has increased the legal drinking age from 18 to 20, banned alcohol advertising and drastically curtailed the opening hours of liquor stores (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

New Morning-After Hangover Herbal Remedy Raises The Bar On Indiegogo
Pharmacist creates morning after relief after a night of drinking(PRWeb January 23, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/01/prweb15092210.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 23, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The One Hangover Remedy That Will Work This New Year's Eve
It ’s almost New Year’s Eve, and just as many people are looking for a surefire way to avoid a hangover to ring in 2018, the only tried and true approach that is guaranteed to work is this: abstinence. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert Glatter, MD, Contributor Source Type: news

Beer before liquor makes no difference
A professor of addiction at Edith Cowan University in Australia explained that a hangover is due to the amount of alcohol consumed in a specific time period and not the type of alcohol. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lining your stomach before drinking does not fix hangovers
Researchers from Coventry University debunked popular drinking myths to prevent hangovers including drinking water before bed and lining your stomach before having alcohol. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

There's no magic cure for a hangover, but this may help
Drinking ​ too much on New Year's Eve can lead to a painful morning after, but there are some strategies to ease the effects (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What to eat to beat a hangover
You're enjoying beer, cocktails or some bubbly with friends, and before you know it, night turns into day, and you wake up with a massive hangover. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - December 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to prevent, treat a New Year's Eve hangover
Dr. Jennifer Ashton breaks down what works, and what doesn't, on "GMA." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

How to prevent and treat a New Year's Eve hangover
Dr. Jennifer Ashton breaks down what works, and what doesn't, on "GMA." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

How to Survive a New Year's Hangover
FRIDAY, Dec. 29, 2017 -- Excess drinking on New Year's Eve can lead to a painful morning after, with no sure-fire cure available. But helpful strategies for treating a hangover do exist. Hangover symptoms -- headache, nausea and dizziness -- occur... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 29, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

NHS considers expanding use of ‘drunk tanks’ in England
Health chief attacks drift towards acceptance of a ‘National Hangover Service’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 29, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Christmas Day warning: Eat THIS for breakfast to CURE a hangover
CHRISTMAS Day is upon us, and it is likely to be accompanied by a spike in hangovers. However, eating eggs for breakfast can cure one, says an expert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

You'll avoid a New Year's hangover with these spirits
At this time of year, drinking right may be more important than eating right. In a bid to quell that nasty hangover, consumers are seeking cleaner, lighter alcoholic beverages. And for designated drivers, teetotalers and anyone else choosing to refrain from liquor this holiday season, there are... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - December 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kavita Daswani Source Type: news

GP reveals the hangover cures that work
Dr Dan Robertson, an  in-house GP at Manchester-based Push Doctor, an NHS-backed service, has offered his professional advice on the tricks that work - and those that definitely don't. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother discovered Christmas party hangover was cancer
Elizabeth Graham, 33, of of Paisley, Scotland, felt like she'd downed 20 drinks next morning but had consumed only five. A blood test revealed that she had leukaemia, which needed urgent treatment. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Christmas party warning: Eat THIS for breakfast to CURE a hangover
CHRISTMAS party season is upon us, and it is likely to be accompanied by a spike in hangovers. However, eating eggs for breakfast can cure one, says an expert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The effects of alcohol hangover on future drinking behavior and the development of alcohol problems - Courtney KE, Worley M, Castro N, Tapert SF.
INTRODUCTION: Alcohol hangover experiences in young adulthood have been shown to predict more subsequent alcohol problems. Hangover susceptibility appears to be partially heritable and related to family history of alcohol use disorders. However, very littl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 9, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Susceptibility to alcohol hangovers: not just a matter of being resilient - van Schrojenstein Lantman M, van de Loo AJAE, Mackus M, Kraneveld AD, Brookhuis KA, Garssen J, Verster JC.
INTRODUCTION: Although most drinkers have experienced a hangover the day following heavy alcohol consumption, a minority claims to be hangover resistant despite consuming the same large quantities of alcohol as those reporting alcohol hangover. The aim of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Maybe the healthiest wine in the world
When I was in South Africa last year, I met a revolutionary winemaker… His wine was completely organic. It had no toxins, and it contained powerful antioxidant properties. It was infused with a local herb called rooibos, also known as “red bush.” You may have seen rooibos tea on supermarket shelves. I immediately knew this wine should be made widely available in America — and I’m still hopeful a distributor will bring it here. I enjoy a nice glass of red wine from time to time, but the trouble with most of the wines sold in America is that they’re loaded with dangerous chemicals. Winema...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - December 7, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cathy Card Tags: Health additives natural organic Sulfites wine Source Type: news

Pharmacist reveals medicines to stock up for Christmas
London-based Netdoctor pharmacist Rita Ghelani reveals what items she recommends. From colds and bugs to indigestion, diarrhoea and hangovers, she's got everything covered. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts reveal the 8 hangover cures that really work
As many as 75 to 80 percent of people suffer from hangovers even after a few drinks. Health writer Anna Magee gave her best tips and tricks for avoiding hangovers and how to cure them. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drinking: Excessive alcohol can cause skin problems for 28 days
ALCOHOL does not just make you fat and give you a hangover, it causes skin ageing that can last a month. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for Christmas: Four nutrients to survive party season hangover-free
CHRISTMAS has long been associated with drinking alcohol and late nights. Try these four ways to protect your body against too much partying. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New 'hangover cure in a bottle' to launch in UK and Europe
EXCLUSIVE: YourSaint contains vitamins, minerals and 'liver cleansing' ingredients. It is taken one hour before drinking and then every 6 hours and promises to 'neutralise' alcohol's effect. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Helen McGinn reveals gin that may be good for your liver
Helen McGinn rounded up her pick of drinks which she believes reduces the chance of a hangover. Her selection includes organic prosecco and vodka, gin and Japan's national drink. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

gin that may be good for your liver
Helen McGinn rounded up her pick of drinks which she believes reduces the chance of a hangover. Her selection includes organic prosecco and vodka, gin and Japan's national drink. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangover cure: FOUR things to add to your diet to FIGHT effects of drinking alcohol
HANGOVERS could be eased by adding particular foods to your diet this Christmas, says an expert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news