Binge Drinkers' Social Media Posts Can Haunt Them
FRIDAY, Dec. 21, 2018 -- The hangover is bad enough. But for binge-drinking young people, embarrassing social media posts can be another headache. College students often show signs of social media " addiction " and can suffer significant... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 21, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

NHS will fund 'drunk tanks' over the festive period
Simon Stevens, the chief executive of NHS England, said the NHS was not the ‘national hangover service’ and should be preserved for those most in need of medical help. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One in four U.S. parents unprepared for holiday hangover
(Reuters Health) - - While most parents heading out for alcohol-infused holiday parties will have arranged for child care while they're out and for transportation back home in case they become tipsy, one in four won't have put much thought into how they'll handle the kids if they have a hangover the next morning, a U.S. survey suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Are parents prepared for holiday hangovers?
Christmas parties are upon us, but how many parents think about how a hangover will affect their parenting? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One in 4 parents not prepared for 'parenting hangovers' this holiday season
(Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan) A quarter of parents of young children who drink alcohol on special occasions do not think about limiting how much they drink or whether they'll be able to take care of their child the next day, according to a new national poll. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Paracetamol and ibuprofen: Can you take both together? Hangover advice this festive season
PARACETAMOL and ibuprofen are both used for treating pain and fever, proving particularly helpful in the case of a hangover. But can you take both together - is this more effective or is it in fact dangerous? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for a hangover - the 1p a day capsules to prevent nausea
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to treat the symptoms of a hangover. Add this cheap capsule to your diet after a night of heavy drinking to get rid of your nausea, headache and dehydration symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangover cure: Dr Chris reveals the drinks that will give you the WORST hangover
HANGOVER cures can vary from person to person, but there are a number of proven methods for making one less severe. Avoiding certain drinks can be a huge help, according to Dr Christ Steele on This Morning. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to avoid a horrible hangover, by the Mail On Sunday's DR MICHAEL MOSLEY
At this time of year many of us are loving the enemy more than usual. So what are the scientifically proven ways to stay sparkling this festive season? (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Who is most likely to experience 'hangxiety?'
New research finds that 'hangxiety,' the experience of anxiety during a hangover,  is higher among shy, introverted people than it is in extroverted people. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

'It never killed anybody': Is this drink really a new 'alcohol alternative'?
Pace is being sold to Canadians as having a buzz similar to alcohol, but without calories or a hangover. Health Canada says it's illegal. But the company disagrees. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/New Brunswick Source Type: news

Hangover cure: Six quick and easy ways to cure a hangover naturally WITHOUT aspirin
HANGOVER cure: Christmas and New Year are traditionally the time of year for cheer and celebration, and with that often comes a tipple or too - sometimes more. The consequences of one too many drinks can include a headache and nausea, but if you ’re looking for an alternative treatment to aspirin or painkillers, here are six natural cures for you to try. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Hangxiety' higher in shy people
(University of Exeter) Very shy people are more likely to suffer 'hangxiety' -- anxiety during a hangover -- than their extrovert friends, new research shows. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

A New Study Says There Are Five Different Types of Problem Drinkers. Here ’s What They Are
For those who choose to drink alcohol, the healthiest level of consumption is typically defined as up to a drink per day for women, or up to two per day for men. “Low-risk” drinking, meanwhile, is defined for women as no more than three drinks in a single day and no more than seven per week; for men, it’s four in a day and 14 per week. People who exceed these benchmarks are considered at risk for alcohol use disorder, as well as health conditions such as cancer and cognitive decline. As clear as these definitions are on paper, however, identifying problem drinking can be more challenging in real life. To...
Source: TIME: Health - November 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime Research Source Type: news

A New Study Says There Are 5 Different Types of Problem Drinkers. Here ’s What They Are
For those who choose to drink alcohol, the healthiest level of consumption is typically defined as up to a drink per day for women, or up to two per day for men. “Low-risk” drinking, meanwhile, is defined for women as no more than three drinks in a single day and no more than seven per week; for men, it’s four in a day and 14 per week. People who exceed these benchmarks are considered at risk for alcohol use disorder, as well as health conditions such as cancer and cognitive decline. As clear as these definitions are on paper, however, identifying problem drinking can be more challenging in real life. To...
Source: TIME: Health - November 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime Research Source Type: news

Does alcohol give you a hangover or injury? Scientists uncover five types of problem drinkers
Researchers defined types with a set of symptoms by looking at 5,400 drinkers. What category you fall into will largely depend on your age, say the Pennsylvania State University experts. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for a hangover: Take this vitamin supplement to beat nauseating symptoms
BEST supplements for a hangover: When it comes to alcohol, moderation appears to be key. But with the festive season in full swing, and more people likely to let their hair down, experts recommend a particular vitamin supplement for helping with the aftermath of too much alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for a hangover: Take this vitamin supplement to help headaches and nausea
BEST supplements for a hangover: When it comes to alcohol, moderation appears to be key. But with the festive season in full swing, and more people likely to let their hair down, experts recommend a particular vitamin supplement for helping with the aftermath of too much alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Holiday indulgence: 4 natural remedies for hangover
(Natural News) The holidays are fast approaching, and one of your family members will surely take you down the long road of inebriety. If you’ve had one too many drinks, then you know what it is like to have a hangover. For those of you who have never experienced it, hangovers are the varying discomforts you... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Are We All Having So Little Sex?
Matt, a 34-year-old data analyst from Texas, and his wife dated for seven years before getting married in 2013. When they didn’t live together, they had sex every time they saw each other. After they moved in, however, he says things changed. Their sex life became inconsistent. They’d have a really active week and then a month with nothing, or just one at-bat. It began to hurt their relationship. At one point early in their marriage, Matt’s wife got pregnant, but they weren’t sure the marriage was going to make it, so they terminated the pregnancy. Part of the problem for Matt, who spoke to TIME abo...
Source: TIME: Health - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized Sexual Health Source Type: news

Scientists uncover whether the five most popular hangover 'cures' actually work
Researchers from the University of Bath examine whether there is any evidence behind increasingly popular hangover medication, as well as if drinking lots of water is enough. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Book Review: Social Courage:  Coping & Thriving With the Reality of Social Anxiety
“Most people who feel trapped by shyness or social anxiety will settle with the status quo and never seek help, be it from a knowledgeable therapist or from finding a scientifically based self-guided program and tackling it on their own,” writes Dr. Eric Goodman. Instead, social anxiety becomes a sort of silent suffering that is endured for years, coloring the way we think, interact, and feel when around other people. Yet, the idea that social anxiety is a disease that needs to be cured is just one of the many myths that often keeps us from getting help. In his new book, Social Courage: Coping and Thriving...
Source: Psych Central - September 22, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Claire Nana Tags: Anxiety Book Reviews Disorders General Habits Loneliness Memory and Perception Mindfulness Motivation and Inspiration Psychology Self-Esteem Self-Help Social Phobia books on social anxiety social anxiety book social courage Source Type: news

Driving, Cognitive Abilities Impaired During a Hangover Driving, Cognitive Abilities Impaired During a Hangover
A new meta-analysis has shown that people with hangovers are impaired in a variety of everyday cognitive and psychomotor functions, including driving.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

How Long Does It Take For The Brain To Recover From Drinking? Science Says Longer Than We Think
A hangover is more than just a headache and uneasy stomach, according to a new analysis of several studies showing that our brains are still impaired long after the party is over. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 27, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David DiSalvo, Contributor Source Type: news

Hangovers slow your brain down by lowering its electrical activity
Researchers in British Columbia, Canada, found that both learning and decision-making are impaired when people are recovering from alcohol consumption. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Join the latest craze as zero-alcohol spirits are taking Britain's bars by storm  
Sara Malm has investigated the growing trend of using non-alcoholic spirits in cocktails for people who still want the taste of a classic Negroni without the risk of a hangover. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are The Health Benefits Of Turmeric Too Good To Be True?
(CNN) — Alzheimer’s disease. Diabetes. Arthritis. Unwanted hair growth. Baldness. Infertility. Erectile dysfunction. Hangovers. Glaucoma. Cancer. If you have an ailment, there’s a good chance that someone, somewhere, is studying whether turmeric can treat it. There are more than 15,000 manuscripts published about curcumin, the active ingredient in turmeric, and about 50 manuscripts added to this collection each week, according to the National Institutes of Health. “It’s really taken on sort of panacea-like properties in terms of the things it’s being studied for and the things it has bee...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - August 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Local TV turmeric Source Type: news

Are the health benefits of turmeric too good to be true?
Alzheimer's disease. Diabetes. Arthritis. Unwanted hair growth. Baldness. Infertility. Erectile dysfunction. Hangovers. Glaucoma. Cancer. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Susceptibility to Alcohol Hangovers: Not Just Resilience Susceptibility to Alcohol Hangovers: Not Just Resilience
Why do some drinkers claim to be hangover-resistant? Do they differ from hangover sufferers in regard to their levels of mental resilience and wellbeing?Alcohol and Alcoholism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Journal Article Source Type: news

Get rid of your "cigarette hangover" for good the natural way
(Natural News) Did you know that when you smoke, you get not just one, nor two, but three dangerous chemicals seeping into your body? Most people think it’s the nicotine that holds them captive in this dangerous habit, but the truth is, it’s the combination of three toxic chemicals in one cigarette stick that traps... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangover cure: This four ingredient milkshake is the key to fast recovery says Dr Hilary
HANGOVER cure: A splitting headache, sickness, dizziness and dehydration are often the aftermath of too much alcohol. But what is the key to a fast recovery? Dr Hilary Jones revealed a drink containing four ingredients is the answer to a fast recovery. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Top Tips For Avoiding A Hot Summer Hangover
It ’s finally summer. Here come the parties, festivals, extended weekends and long, hot days, with cool beverages. But the combination of alcohol, sun and heat can take a nasty toll on you the day – or two – after drinking. So here are some tips for preventing and recovering from a nasty hangover . (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nicole Fisher, Contributor Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is it possible to prevent a hangover?
A hangover is what some people experience the morning after an evening of heavy drinking. There are many supposed hangover cures, but few are proven. Here, we look at nine evidence-based ways to prevent a hangover, including drinking in moderation, eating first, staying hydrated, and avoiding chemicals called congeners (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Minimize the unwanted side effects of alcohol with these nutritional supplements
(Natural News) Drinking alcohol in small to moderate amounts can be beneficial to the heart, but it can also cause unwanted side effects. When you drink alcohol, the ethanol breaks down the toxic compound called acetaldehyde. This compound is the reason you get a hangover after excessive alcohol consumption. In addition to morning-after headaches and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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