Prevalence of hangover resistance according to two methods for calculating estimated blood alcohol concentration (eBAC) - Terpstra C, Scholey A, Verster JC, Benson S.
Hangover resistance may be linked to an increased risk of continuing harmful drinking behaviours as well as involvement in potentially dangerous daily activities such as driving while hungover, mainly due to the absence of negative consequences (i.e., hang... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

A cure for hangovers? 13p pill can alleviate the dreaded nausea and headaches, scientists claim
Men given the pill reported fewer hangover symptoms of nausea, headache, stress and anxiety compared to men given a placebo, according to the results of the University of Helsinki trial. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

End nicotine, sugar, or caffeine cravings using these five BRAIN FOOD supplements
(Natural News) Most consumers who indulge themselves with mood-enhancing “treats” like sugar, nicotine, alcohol, or high doses of caffeine, are also paying a price on the back end when the dopamine “crutch” wears off, and they experience what has come to be known as the “chemical hangover.” With the chemical hangover, the only mainstream “relief”... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The impact of mood and subjective intoxication on hangover severity - Verster JC, Arnoldy L, van de Loo AJAE, Benson S, Scholey A, Stock AK.
The aim of this study was to investigate whether baseline mood and/or mood while drinking have an impact on alcohol hangover severity. A survey was held among N = 331 young adults (mean age = 23.6 years, range = 18-35 years). Demographics, alcohol consumpt... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

FDA Warns Companies Illegally Selling Hangover Cures
THURSDAY, July 30, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has sent warning letters to seven companies for illegally selling products they claim will cure, treat, mitigate, or prevent hangovers. " Dietary supplements that claim to cure, treat,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 30, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Health myths: 20 most common myths Brits believe - from ’pulling out’ to curing hangovers
HEALTH myths are everywhere online and it can be hard to tell the difference between fact and fiction. Here are the 20 most common myths Brits believe. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya: COVID-19 Pandemic Could Widen Existing Inequalities for Kenya's Women in Business
[IPS] Nairobi -Pauline Akwacha's popular chain of eateries, famously known as Kakwacha Hangover Hotels and situated at the heart of Kisumu City's lakeside in Kenya, is facing its most daunting challenge yet. Akwacha and other women in business across this East African nation are bracing themselves for the post-COVID-19 economy. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 3, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Perceived immune fitness, individual strength and hangover severity - van de Loo AJAE, Kerssemakers N, Scholey A, Garssen J, Kraneveld AD, Verster JC.
Various factors may contribute to alcohol hangover severity. The purpose of the current investigation was to evaluate the possible impact of alcohol consumption patterns, perceived immune status, and baseline fatigue on hangover severity. A survey was comp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Plant Extract Blend Might Reduce Hangover Symptoms Plant Extract Blend Might Reduce Hangover Symptoms
A supplement that blends plant extracts with vitamins, minerals and sweeteners may help relieve hangover symptoms, a small study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

The impact of alcohol hangover on simulated driving performance during a 'commute to work'-zero and residual alcohol effects compared - Alford C, Broom C, Carver H, Johnson SJ, Lands S, Reece R, Verster JC.
Driving is increasing across the world and road traffic accidents are a major cause of serious injuries and fatalities. The link between alcohol consumption and impaired driving has long been established and has led to legislation in many countries, with e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Humpback Whales Have Made a Remarkable Recovery, Giving Us Hope for the Planet
In the depths of the ocean, and out of sight for most of us, there’s a quiet miracle happening. Many humpback whale populations, previously devastated by commercial whaling, are making a comeback. And no, before you ask, this has nothing to do with the coronavirus. A recent study on humpbacks that breed off the coast of Brazil and call Antarctic waters home during the summer has shown that these whales can now be found in the sort of numbers seen before the days of whaling. Records suggest that in the 1830s there were around 27,000 whales but, after heavy hunting, by the mid-1950s only 450 remained. It is reassuring...
Source: TIME: Science - May 16, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Dr. Kirsten Thompson Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Have a Hangover? Try This Herbal Remedy
FRIDAY, May 1, 2020 -- For as long as humans have been drinking alcohol, they have sought a cure for hangovers. Now, a small study suggests that a mix of plant extracts might help ease the misery. Researchers found that the herbal blend -- of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 1, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The effects of alcohol hangover on mood and performance assessed at home - Alford C, Martinkova Z, Tiplady B, Reece R, Verster JC.
The current study evaluated the next day consequences of a social night of drinking compared to a no alcohol night, with standardised mood and portable screen-based performance measures assessed in the morning at participants' homes, and a breathalyser scr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

New research reveals heavy cost of excessive drinking on people's decision making
(University of Bath) A new study highlights how hangover inhibits individuals' 'core executive functions' with knock-on impacts for those currently working from home. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Hangover drug shows wider benefits in USC research
(University of Southern California) The hangover remedy DHM may have broader applications for substance abuse treatment and liver disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Updating the definition of the alcohol hangover - Verster JC, Scholey A, van de Loo AJAE, Benson S, Stock AK.
In 2016, the Alcohol Hangover Research Group defined the alcohol hangover as "the combination of mental and physical symptoms experienced the day after a single episode of heavy drinking, starting when blood alcohol concentration (BAC) approaches zero". In... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Alcohol hangover differentially modulates the processing of relevant and irrelevant information - Opitz A, Beste C, Stock AK.
Elevated distractibility is one of the major contributors to alcohol hangover-induced behavioral deficits. Yet, the basic mechanisms driving increased distractibility during hangovers are still not very well understood. Aside from impairments in attention ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

'All suffering together': student drinkers' experiences of alcohol hangover - Griffin C, Freeman M, Adams S, Smith P.
BACKGROUND: There is a pervasive norm of drinking to intoxication among young people in many affluent countries, despite recent falls in overall alcohol consumption. Students' accounts of their experiences of alcohol hangovers have not been explored in any... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Naps don’t work for everyone. Genetic differences are why.
I wake up from a quick sleep feeling like I’m in the throes of a New Year’s Day-strength hangover. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - March 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Allison Hirschlag Source Type: news

Coronavirus threatens paracetamol shortage: Misery for millions of hungover Brits
Exports of the world's most popular painkiller - used to cure hangovers by millions of Brits every weekend - is being restricted by India, the NHS' main supplier of drugs, as production in China dries up. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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