Why are there days when you just can’t stop eating? Blame it on lack of sleep
If you're 'hyper hungry', there may be a scientific reason why. Being ravenous can indicate a hangover, not sleeping for long enough or even smelling your favourite food. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 8, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is freshers' flu anything more than just a HANGOVER?
Derek Gatherer, a lecturer at Lancaster University, reveals that while freshers' flu is unlikely to be a strain of seasonal influenza, it is likely a mix of illnesses triggered by thousands of students arriving at university at once. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 8, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why DO hangovers give you a headache and how can you banish them?
A team of nutritionists reveal their top tips to help beat the dreaded hangover. They reveal how the vinegar in pickle juice boosts the liver and soothes the stomach and yoga increases blood flow. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 7, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Things You Need To Know About Making Your Next Hangover Less Awful
Unlike food, alcohol requires no digestion by your body. Although, sadly, this does not mean that beverages and liquors come without calories and fat. As a matter of fact, how our body processes alcohol, and the alcohols makeup, determines everything about how we feel during and after drinking. Shockingly, only 20% of the alcohol you drink even passes through your stomach like food would. However, this 20% is the portion that can reach the brain in less than one minute. The other 80% of alcohol consumed passes through the duodenum (small intestine), then through membranes and directly into the bloodstream. Upon entering th...
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 6, 2015 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nicole Fisher Source Type: news

New Swiss Phizz rehydration remedy promises to zap symptoms of a boozy night
Swiss Phizz tablets promise to ease your hangover with a perfect mix of glucose, vitamins and minerals. FEMAIL writer Annabel (pictured) felt 'perked up' after her heavy night. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 22, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tuna Does Not Grow on Trees
It is said that the cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears or the sea. So what, then, is the cure for the sea should it need saving? It should come as no surprise that the ocean is in broad trouble. As a passionate diver and board member of Project 0, I was really pleased to hear that the United Nations have now set a goal for ocean health as one of the new 17 Sustainable Development Goals, which will come into force in January 2016. Now while this is great news, it seems long overdue. These new "goals" will replace the Millennium Development Goals, which expire at the end of the year. These older sustai...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - September 21, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

4 Steps to Get Back on Track After Over-Indulgent Eating
Article Source: makeyourbodywork.com It's the weekend and your social schedule is packed. You've got a night out with friends on Friday, followed by a wedding Saturday afternoon, and then a birthday party to cap it all off on Sunday. Fun? Yes. Healthy eating? Not so much. Whether it's an entire weekend of not-so-healthy eating choices, just one day, or even one really big meal (hello all-you-can-eat sushi!), there's a good chance you'll be looking to rebound afterwards. Here are 4 steps to help your body and mind recover so that you can get back to eating and feeling the way you'd like. 1. Top Up With More Water The though...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How freshers' week should carry a health warning: Sorry mums and dads, booze binges are the least of your worries
With lots of students heading off to university in the next few weeks, take a look at the most common illnesses that await. Students get ill from more than just the occasional hangovers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is the health hangover worth it?
This report estimates that the direct costs of alcohol use to the government in England - including NHS, police, criminal justice and welfare costs - amount to just under £4bn each year, while revenues from alcohol taxes amount to over £10bn. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 9, 2015 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

An event-level investigation of hangovers' relationship to age and drinking - Huntley G, Treloar H, Blanchard A, Monti PM, Carey KB, Rohsenow DJ, Miranda R.
Animal and human data suggest that adolescents experience hangover effects that are distinct from adults. The present study used ecological momentary assessment (EMA) methods to examine the temporal relationships between drinking and hangovers, and how thi... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - September 8, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The Truth About Water As Hangover Prevention
Dutch scientists are saying that drinking water won't actually prevent those hangovers. HuffPost Live explores the data behind that conclusion. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 5, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calculator reveals the true cost of booze bingeing to your wallet AND waistline
A survey by Cancer Research UK reveals one in four adults admitted nursing a hangover stopped them going outside this summer, with researchers calculating the average person lost 22 hours in the sunshine. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 31, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can you avoid hangovers after heavy drinking?
Are some people immune to hangovers, and can eating or drinking water after heavy drinking prevent a hangover? The answers appear to be 'no' and 'no' according to new research. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - August 29, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

Hangover cures: The only way to avoid suffering the morning after is 'to drink less alcohol', say scientists
Hangover cures, whether it be drinking coffee, downing a fizzy drink, tucking into a fry-up or even the 'hair of the dog that bit you' are pretty much a waste of time and effort, scientists have concluded. (Source: The Independent - Science)
Source: The Independent - Science - August 29, 2015 Category: Science Tags: Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Drinking water, eating after heavy drinking 'does not prevent hangovers'
Contrary to the beliefs of many student drinkers, a new study finds that drinking water or eating directly after heavy alcohol consumption does not prevent hangovers. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 29, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Drinking water 'no hangover cure'
Snacking or drinking water after a heavy night of drinking alcohol does not prevent a hangover, research on Dutch students suggests. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 29, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hate Hangovers? Then Don't Drink Too Much
Researchers say supposed cures don't chase away that woozy morning-after misery (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 29, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hate Hangovers? Then Don't Drink Too Much
Researchers say supposed cures don't chase away that woozy morning-after miserySource: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alcohol, Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - August 29, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The only way to avoid a hangover is to avoid drinking too much
If you are reading this with a sore head, it may ring particularly true. Scientists say that there is no way to avoid a hangover – other than not drink enough to cause one in the first place. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 29, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is it possible to prevent a hangover?
Researchers test whether drinking water and eating after an alcohol bender affects the severity of hangovers (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 28, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

An autopsy case of abnormal behaviour induced by zolpidem - Usumoto Y, Kudo K, Sameshima N, Sato K, Tsuji A, Ikeda N.
We report an autopsy case of abnorma... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - August 28, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Can you avoid hangovers after heavy drinking?
(European College of Neuropsychopharmacology) Are some people immune to hangovers, and can eating or drinking water after heavy drinking prevent a hangover? The answers appear to be 'no' and 'no' according to new research presented the ECNP conference in Amsterdam. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - August 28, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Nottinghamshire student left totally paralysed after blaming symptoms on a hangover
Rachael Bailey, 20, from Nottinghamshire, was diagnosed with Guillain-Barre syndrome, a neurological condition where the immune system begins to attack the nervous system. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 27, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pears can beat a hangover because they're low in fat and calories
Looking for a hangover cure? Try pears. Studies have shown the fruit can help reduce symptoms after a night out, as well as helping with allergies, diabetes, bone health and a healthy pregnancy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 27, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obama’s hangover: Capitalising on the hype
As the euphoria of the US president’s visit subsides, is it simply back to business as usual for most Kenyans? (Source: SciDev.Net)
Source: SciDev.Net - August 3, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Hangovers could be prevented by drinking pear juice before alcohol, scientists say
Drinking pear juice before starting alcohol could keep hangovers at bay and lower the blood alcohol level, according to new research. (Source: The Independent - Science)
Source: The Independent - Science - August 3, 2015 Category: Science Tags: Science Source Type: news

Don't go for the fry-up: What hangover cures really work?
As new research suggests drinking pear juice before alcohol could ease the symptoms of a hangover, we look at the best ways to recover after a heavy night (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - August 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: what to eat to beat hangover carbs hangover pears hangover sprite hangover hangover cure telegraph food best hangover cures toast hangover fry up for hangover telegraph health Source Type: news

Don't go for the fry-up: What hangover cures really work?
As new research suggests drinking pear juice before alcohol could ease the symptoms of a hangover, we look at the best ways to recover after a heavy night (Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice)
Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice - August 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: what to eat to beat hangover carbs hangover pears hangover sprite hangover hangover cure telegraph food best hangover cures toast hangover fry up for hangover telegraph health Source Type: news

Can this hangover drink really cure your morning-after misery?
A new night-time drink, Ohayo, claims to have a 100 per cent success rate in preventing hangovers. Is it too good to be true? (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - July 30, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DUI for Candida
Imagine that you haven't been feeling like yourself for a while. You wake up every morning feeling a little sick and having a hangover. You've put on weight and are constantly dealing with excessive gas and bloating, and occasional abdominal pain. You notice that sugar really makes all of your symptoms worse, but you find yourself craving sweets. One day while driving back to work after a lunch with pasta, bread, dessert, and a soda, you pass out while waiting for a red light in your car. You awaken to police officers pounding on your window with a heavy metal flashlight. In a dazed state, you open the car door. Suddenly, ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - July 21, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Survive a Migraine at Work
You have a critical presentation to deliver at the end of the day. The one you've been working on for months. And then it happens. That feeling when you know a migraine is coming. Today is definitely not the time for a migraine. Yet, like it or not, it's coming. Don't throw in the towel just yet. There are ways to survive the day. Try these seven simple strategies to save your next workday. 1. React When you feel a migraine strike, take action early. The quicker you respond the more likely you are to stop it in its tracks. Take your remedy as early as possible. Then take a minute to either go for a short walk or rest you...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - July 6, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cruel Summer: how hot weather makes people angrier | Dean Burnett
The UK is currently experiencing something of a heatwave. However, as much as people claim to look forward to and enjoy hot weather, the evidence suggests that people are actually far more aggressive and violent when the temperature rises. What is it about the heat that makes people so angry?Wednesday 1 July saw the hottest July day in the UK on record, and of course the population and the media responded with the typical calm and level-headedness you’d expect.I myself missed most of it as, by astonishing coincidence and following a celebratory pub visit with some friends, I was enduring the worst hangover on record....
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 3, 2015 Category: Science Authors: Dean Burnett Tags: Science Summer Environment Psychology Source Type: news

Top summer hangover cures revealed
While there have been many old wives' tales about how to combat a hangover, experts say the best solution is to prepare your body by eating the right foods before a night out. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 30, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is It Bedtime for Benzos?
“Bernard also laughed; after two grams of soma the joke seemed, for some reason, good. Laughed and then, almost immediately, dropped off to sleep.” — Aldous Huxley, Brave New World It’s been a tough few years for benzodiazepines, the pharmaceutical industry’s top-selling family of prescription drugs. Tough in every way, that is, except sales: Xanax remains the world’s most popular pill, and U.S. prescriptions for it and other benzos grow by 12 percent every year. It’s their reputation, long enjoyed, as harmless and effective medicines that’s taking a flurry of hits — so...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - June 25, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

Why is my hangover so bad?
It’s not just the booze giving you a hangover – it’s the microbes in your stomachEver woken up on a Sunday morning with the worst hangover ever? The headache was bad enough, but the nausea and lethargy made you feel as if you had been poisoned. Yet, when you had done the same thing two months before, it hadn’t felt this bad, even though you had drunk the same amount of wine and avoided the usual culprits (the spirits, such as brandy and whisky, with their particularly toxic chemicals). What was worse, your friend, who drank even more than you, felt fine. The usual excuse is to blame the after-effect...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 21, 2015 Category: Science Authors: Tim Spector Tags: Food & drink Health wellbeing Life and style Alcohol Society Science Books Source Type: news

Driving while hungover: the necessity of biomarkers of the alcohol hangover state - Verster JC, van de Loo AJ, Downey LA.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - June 16, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

If You Look Hard Enough, Vaginas Are Everywhere
“I think that all pussies are perfect, in being un-perfect... My pussy, your pussy, everybody’s pussy is f**king perfect.” That's how Chelsea Jones responded when Bullett Media asked her to describe the perfect pussy. Amen, sister. Jones and her friend Eva Sealove aren't usually asked by media outlets to describe their idea of the "perfect pussy" -- well, until recently. About nine months ago, the two L.A. natives created an Instagram account called "Look At This Pusssy," which curates images of objects and sceneries that look like vaginas. In less than a year, the account has acc...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - June 10, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Pedialyte cure hangovers?
The popular children's diarrhea medicine is finding a whole new market: adults after a night of partying (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 19, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don't go for the fry-up: What hangover cures really work?
From a can of Sprite to toast, the best ways to fend off a headache when you've overdone it (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - May 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don't go for the fry-up: What hangover cures really work?
From a can of Sprite to toast, the best ways to fend off a headache when you've overdone it (Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice)
Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice - May 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The effect of alcohol hangover on the ability to ride a bicycle - Hartung B, Schwender H, Mindiashvili N, Ritz-Timme S, Malczyk A, Daldrup T.
To investigate the effects of alcohol on the ability to ride a bicycle, practical cycling tests were carried out at different blood alcohol concentrations (BAC). For this purpose, various alcoholic beverages could be consumed from around 2 p.m. until 11 ... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - May 9, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

My Conversation With Sleep Apnea Expert Richard Schwab
Dr. Richard Schwab is a professor of medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His groundbreaking research has used innovative imaging techniques to study the development of sleep apnea (when tissues in the mouth close during sleep, resulting in repeated airway obstructions and associated oxygen drops). In our conversation, he shared his insights on the most important facts in sleep apnea research: the high prevalence of the disorder, how obesity and alcohol can cause sleep apnea, the resulting cardiovascular problems, and the importance and ease of treatments. Here is a lightly edited transcript of our c...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - April 28, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

Alex Jones recommends a Sunday roast and a Virgin Mary for a hangover cure
The One Show presenter Alex Jones, 38, answers our health quiz. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 28, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can you cure a hangover with an IV?
IV nutrient therapy is touted as a quick fix for hangovers, and it is gaining traction across the country. CBS News' Parvati Shallow met with a client of the Hangover Club to see how well the treatment really works. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does IV therapy really cure hangovers?
Drank too much and have work to do? Some companies like the Hangover Club claim they have the answer, for a price (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 Important Money Lessons I Learned by My 29th Birthday
Today I'm celebrating the last birthday of my twenties. I can't say that I'm feeling any wiser (older? I'd rather not talk about it). But if you ask my friends and family, they'd probably say I'm pretty far ahead of the curve when it comes to my finances. Sure, I've been writing about personal finance for the better part of my adult life, but that's not to say all this money wisdom didn't come without some serious trial and error. You learn a lot on the way to thirty. I'll spare the more colorful life lessons -- here's the financial guidance I can provide, based on experience. 1. It's better to invest in staples than co...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rhino Rescue Project Is Injecting Poison Into Horns In Desperate Attempt To Curb Poaching
As Africa's rhino population continues to grow more vulnerable due to poaching and increasing demand for their horns in Asian countries, one organization is taking a different approach to curb the hunting by poisoning the animals' horns. Lorinda Hern, co-founder of the Rhino Rescue Project, explained to HuffPost Live's Josh Zepps on Monday that the "dramatic increase" in rhino poaching over the years is due in part to a rumor that began circulating several years ago in countries like China and Vietnam that the horns had healing powers and were linked to curing many "high-profile individuals" of anythin...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - March 25, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

Partied too hard on St Patrick's Day? Here are the best hangover cures
From fizzy pop to paracetamol, here's what to do (and what not to do) if you over-indulged last night (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - March 18, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Guinnness painkillers paracetamol hangover cures St Patrick's Day water fry-up Sprite hair of the dog caffeine Source Type: news

Powdered Alcohol Is Now Legal, But Experts Are Torn Over Risks To Children
By: Rachael Rettner Published: 03/17/2015 10:40 AM EDT on LiveScience A powdered form of alcohol called Palcohol is now approved for sale in the United States, but how safe is this product? Some health experts say they are concerned that powered alcohol could be abused by minors, or could be more easily more easily hidden and consumed in places where people are not allowed to have alcohol. But others argue that there is no reason the drug would be more hazardous than liquid alcohol. On Tuesday, the U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau approved Palcohol, a powdered alcohol that people can drink by mixi...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - March 17, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

7 Reasons Why You Should Go Clubbing in the A.M.
Going clubbing at night is getting sooooooo old, amiright? I mean, it's so last year to come home at 5 a.m. when you could totally just get the party going at 6 a.m. Seriously, it is all the rage these days so you should def hop on the bandwagon. Unconvinced? Here's why you should flip the switch on your party habits and hit the dance floor earlier, rather than later: 1) Because it gives you an excuse to get up on time. You're way less likely to bump the snooze button when you know you're heading out to bust a move. 2) Because it's the same as a morning workout. Dancing = cardio = burnin' those calories right up. Ima...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - March 13, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news