New Year's Day: What hangover cures really work?
From greasy breakfasts to hair of the dog, the best ways to fend off your post-New Year's Eve headache (Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice)
Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice - December 31, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Year's Day: What hangover cures really work?
From greasy breakfasts to hair of the dog, the best ways to fend off your post-New Year's Eve headache (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - December 31, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 Best: Hangover cures
From organic tinctures to pampering massages and recovery juices, we've tapped up the experts for some powerful hangover cures (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - December 31, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What to drink to avoid a hangover on New Year's Day
Ruairi Giles, of The Bonneville French restaurant and cocktail bar, London, shares New Year's Eve cocktail recipes. He advises sticking to clear spirits to avoid a sore head. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 31, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Have a hangover? Some remedies to try
If you overdid it New Year's Eve, there are a number of "cures" drinkers swear by - and a few you should probably avoid (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 31, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangover cure is elusive but symptom relief fizzles and flows
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Revelers are preparing to ring in the New Year with parties and celebrations, and those whose heads are still ringing will spend their first waking hours of 2015 searching for hangover relief. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 30, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

How to help your hangover
Here's the secret to avoiding a hangover this holiday. Don't drink. Or at least drink in moderation, doctors say. (Source: WDSU.com - Health)
Source: WDSU.com - Health - December 23, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to help your hangover
Here's the secret to avoiding a hangover this holiday. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - December 23, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangover cure may aid a longer life
Ibuprofen, taken by millions of Britons every day, could provide an extra 12 years of good health, scientists say (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - December 18, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What IS the best breakfast to banish that festive hangover?
CHARLOTTE GRIFFITHS tries four hangover curing breafasts: a full English, a ‘wellness’ meal devised by a nutritionist, a bowl of Coco Pops and granola, and, most terrifying of all, fasting. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 14, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 Best: Hangover cures
From organic tinctures to pampering massages and recovery juices, we've tapped up the experts for some powerful hangover cures (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - December 12, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangover severity may be partly genetic
Alcohol researcher Sally Adams investigates recent research suggesting that a tendency to experience horrendous hangovers is partially inherited Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 12, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Sally Adams Tags: Science Genetics Alcohol Health Human biology Society Source Type: news

The 12 Microresolutions of Christmas
We stand on the brink of the holiday season, a time when we generally eat, drink, and spend to excess. By New Year's Day we are so fed up (literally!) that we fervently resolve to change our ways. Why wait for the new year? Offered below are 12 easy microresolutions designed to promote holiday joy and reduce New Year's Day remorse. Pick two to practice until New Year's Day and you'll find that big benefits often come in small packages. Better to give than to receive; keep spending in check by making a microresolution not to buy gifts for yourself while shopping for others. If you've been too merry too often during past...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - December 12, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to deal with a killer hangover at work
The downside of the Christmas party season is having to cope with the after-effects of too much booze in the office. Rhymer Rigby offers some survival strategies (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - December 11, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangover prevention: Do lighter colored drinks help?
(Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist)
Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist - December 11, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

the magic powder that'll help you beat that hangover! 
There are numerous remedies that claim to banish hangovers - or even stop them occurring. festive hangover. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 9, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Have a good morning after! Top five ways to beat a hangover
WITH the festive party season in full swing, hangovers are inevitable. But you can help ease them with these tried-and-tested cures (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 2, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Coca-Cola is the best hangover cure
Call the "Black Doctor"! Send for the "Red Ambulance"! Supermodels say there's only one thing to cure a hangover: a can of Coke (Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice)
Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice - November 5, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: alka-seltzer coca-cola celebrity hangover cure best hangover cure fix fizzy drink kate moss homemade cure coke hair of the dog hungover remedy Source Type: news

Why Coca-Cola is the best hangover cure
Call the "Black Doctor"! Send for the "Red Ambulance"! Supermodels say there's only one thing to cure a hangover: a can of Coke (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - November 5, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: alka-seltzer coca-cola celebrity hangover cure best hangover cure fix fizzy drink kate moss homemade cure coke hair of the dog hungover remedy Source Type: news

After The NIH Funding 'Euphoria' Comes The 'Hangover'
The way the National Institutes of Health doles out research grants accentuates booms and busts in the financing of scientific research. More variety in the length of grants could help.» E-Mail This (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - September 24, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Richard Harris Source Type: news

UCLA faculty voice: This is your child’s brain on alcohol
UCLA Rotheram-Borus Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus is a professor of psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences at UCLA and the director of the UCLA Center for Community Health. Mark Tomlinson is a professor of psychology at Stellenbosch University in South Africa. Thinking L.A. is a partnership of UCLA and Zócalo Public Square. This op-ed appeared Sept. 16 on Zócalo Public Square. Social scientists have calculated that detrimental effects of alcohol cost the United States some $223.5 billion a year. We’re talking health issues such as liver disease, impaired driving, lost work due to hangovers, and eme...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 19, 2014 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Afraid of spiders? Then blame your forebears
Many of our phobias are an evolutionary hangover from ancient survival instincts, writes Anjana Ahuja (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - September 12, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lauren Bradfield, 20, mistook her stroke for a hangover
Lauren Bradfield, 22, from Woking in Surrey suffered her first stroke at the age of 20, leaving her partially paralysed. A year to the day later the then 21-year-old was struck by a second attack. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 11, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Britons spend almost a year of their life hungover
The average Briton spends almost a year of their lives nursing a hangover, a charity has said. (Source: Nursing Times Breaking News)
Source: Nursing Times Breaking News - September 9, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

How to Drink Less and Still Have Fun
If you’re like most people, your brain loves it when you drink—and it shows you its appreciation by rewarding you for it. A few sips of the right stuff and you feel funnier, smarter, more confident, and certainly more attractive to the opposite sex—even if not all of this stands up to later, sober scrutiny. Your body, however, was never consulted on the deal, which may be why it makes you feel absolutely lousy the day after a night on the tiles. MoreHow to Increase the Number of Hours in Your DayHow to Achieve ‘Flow’ in Your WorkEmmys: Jimmy Kimmel Honors Robin Williams With Style NBC NewsJour...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - August 25, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized Addiction Alcohol behavior Consumption drinking Hangover psychology rules of thumb Source Type: news

Genes determine the level of hangover pain you endure the morning after the night before
Researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia studied 4,000 people from the Australian Twin Registry, and found genetic factors accounted for 45 per cent of the difference in hangover frequency in women and 40 per cent in men. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 25, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The 'hair of the dog' could really be the best hangover cure, book says
The “hair of the dog” could really be the best hangover cure, according to a new book examining the science of alcohol. (Source: The Independent - Science)
Source: The Independent - Science - August 23, 2014 Category: Science Tags: Science Source Type: news

Seeking Proof For Why We Feel Terrible After Too Many Drinks
Author Adam Rogers says there are lots of myths about what causes hangovers. His new book, Proof: The Science of Booze, explores these and other scientific mysteries of alcohol's effect on the body.» E-Mail This (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - August 18, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Genetic influences on alcohol-related hangover - S.ske WS, Piasecki TM, Nathanson L, Statham DJ, Martin NG.
AIMS: To quantify the relative contributions of genetic and environmental factors to alcohol hangover. DESIGN: Biometric models were used to partition the variance in hangover phenotypes. SETTING: A community-based sample of Australian twins. PARTI... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - August 14, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Is melon juice the new hangover cure?
Mello is made from pressed melons and nothing else. There is no added water, sweeteners or preservatives — and it is low-calorie, fat-free and full of vitamins and minerals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 12, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is this IV drip the ultimate hangover cure? FEMAIL road tests the rehydration treatment loved by Cara Delevingne, Rihanna and Rita Ora ahead of its UK launch
Cara admitted she sought treatment to help with a cold and Lily conceded that her hectic travel schedule was catching up with her. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 22, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcohol hangover as a cause of impairment in apprehended drivers - Høiseth G, Fosen JT, Liane V, Bogstrand ST, Mørland J.
OBJECTIVE Previous studies have already shown the possibility of impairment during a hangover phase, after alcohol ingestion, when the blood alcohol concentration has returned to zero. The prevalence of drivers being in a hangover phase, in the driving pop... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - July 17, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

7 bogus hangover cures that NEVER work
(NaturalNews) No matter how many times we say, "I'll never do that again!" when we imbibe in alcohol a little too much, for many there is, sadly, a next time. And a next.And each time, people seem to want to try new and better ways to ease the pain of the inevitable hangover ... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 11, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating food chemicals worsens a smoker's addiction to cigarettes - but there's a solution
(NaturalNews) Smokers in general underestimate the power of processed, chemical-laden foods, chemical-laden drinks and chemical-laden personal care products to put their body in an acidic state, which makes them rely on nicotine even more for temporary relief of their "chemical hangover... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 1, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Part of the brain for 'hangover guilt' identified
Conclusion This was animal research that aimed to investigate the role of the lateral habenula (LHb) in conditioning responses to alcohol. The LHb is a brain region key in learning driven by adverse outcomes. It is believed to play a role in stopping us repeating actions that have previously resulted in negative outcomes. In this study in rats, surgical damage to the LHb stopped the rats learning to moderate their alcohol consumption. When given free and open access to ethanol, rats with LHb damage showed continuously increasing rates of ethanol consumption and reached higher blood alcohol levels. Comparatively, r...
Source: NHS News Feed - June 30, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology Mental health Source Type: news

Utah scientists pinpoint 'never again' part of brain when suffering a hangover
Neuroscientists at the University of Utah found when a region of the brain - the lateral habenula - is inactivated in rats, they repeatedly drink to excess and are less able to learn from the experience. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 27, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A fry-up DOES cure a hangover: Leading alcohol researcher says carbs in the meal aid recovery
Richard Stephens, professor of psychology at Keele University, says the carbohydrates in a full English will help restore depleted sugar levels. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 23, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bachelor Party Discovers 3-Million-Year-Old Elephant Fossil
Some bachelor parties are like the “wolf pack” in The Hangover, wreacking havoc wherever they go; others accidentally end up making valuable contributions to natural history — like one did in New Mexico earlier this month. A group of guys were reportedly hiking through Elephant Butte Lake State Park in Albuquerque when a strange protruding object caught their eye, the Telegraph reports. After they dug a little deeper — literally — they unearthed an excellently preserved elephant skull, and, thinking they discovered woolly mammoth bones, snapped pictures for the New Mexico Museum of Natural His...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - June 17, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nolan Feeney Tags: Uncategorized Archaeology Elephants fossils Source Type: news

'Pasta, pizza or Chinese food and maybe a little glass of shandy cure a hangover': Alex Gerrard under the microscope
'I cope with pain quite well. I gave birth to all of my daughters naturally and used gas and air,' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One Small Step For The Hungover, One Giant Leap For Healthcare
We’ve put a man on the moon, eradicated smallpox, and cured polio. It’s safe to say that mankind has made some pretty epic developments in the past 50 years. Now, the price of a boozy night out is no longer the dreaded hangover. In another history-making milestone, an effective and healthy method has made it possible to overcome a hangover in mere minutes, no longer calling for a wasted day in the fetal position, secret elixirs, pizza delivery or breakfast cocktails. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 13, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Adriana Lopez Source Type: news

Better sleep and milder hangovers are just some things that improve with age
Turning 50 is when we start to worry about our health declining, according to a recent survey. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 13, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One boozy night a week can put on 2lb! But it's not the drink... it's the food that follows
Feasting on fatty takeaways after the pubs and clubs have shut and combating a hangover with a full English breakfast can see men alone put away an extra 5,000 calories. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hangover Heaven, the world's first hangover-busting bus
The headache, waves of nausea - a killer hangover can leave you feeling like you need urgent medical attention. Enter the Hangover Heaven bus... (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 17, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Whose fault is your lager hangover? Blame it on migrating birds
Researchers say the hybrid yeast that makes the world's favourite beer was probably created when a tree-dwelling Patagonian strain crossed the Atlantic with migrating birdsLager drinkers can thank the birds for their favourite tipple. That is the conclusion of US scientists who say the yeast involved in making their beloved amber nectar could have been spread round the planet by migrating birds.The work, by researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, follows up on the 2011 discovery that a key component of the yeast used to make cold-brewed beers came from Patagonia, in South America. Continue reading... (Source: G...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Robin McKie Tags: Beer Microbiology Birds Food & drink Science Life and style Wildlife Source Type: news

Trouble Is a Gift: A Story of Addiction, Recovery & Hope
“But finally, there I was alone in this apartment, sitting in a chair, staring at the radiator waiting for the little guy to crawl out from behind it. Knowing the bottle was going to be empty in another minute. Wondering how I’m going to get money to buy a new one or if I should just kill myself and leap into hell feet first. That was my defining moment. The bottom of that bottle.” So began James Cusack’s hand-over-fist climb out of the abyss of his alcoholism, chronicled in his book Trouble Is a Gift. The book opens with a description of his own struggles with the substance — what he can...
Source: Psych Central - April 5, 2014 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Megan Riddle Tags: Addictions Alcoholism Book Reviews General Motivation and Inspiration Personal Stories Substance Abuse Alcohol Abuse Drug rehabilitation hope James Cusack recovery Source Type: news

Driving during alcohol hangover among Dutch professional truck drivers - Verster JC, Van Der Maarel MA, McKinney A, Olivier B, de Haan L.
OBJECTIVES: Alcohol hangover may impair potentially dangerous daily activities such as driving a car or operating heavy machinery. The purpose of the present study was to determine (1) whether driving during alcohol hangover is a problem of concern among p... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - April 3, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

'Having a little beer first thing in the morning cures a hangover': Engelbert Humperdinck under the microscope
'For my age, I'm in pretty good shape. I have a nine handicap in golf,' says singer Engelbert Humperdinck, 77. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 25, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

7 Surprising Facts About Caffeine
Most of us have an intimate relationship with caffeine. We crave it, love it, and take it every day in coffee, tea and sodas. It feels quite familiar. But as I researched my book Caffeinated, I quickly learned that America’s favorite drug held surprises at every turn. Here are seven of them: MoreThe Afterlife of Oil SpillsMadonna Flaunts Armpit Hair in Instagram SelfieMen Charged With Toppling Ancient Rock Formation Avoid Jail Time Huffington PostHere's An Updated Tally Of All The People Who Have Ever Died From A Marijuana Overdose Huffington PostPHOTO: Gwyneth Paltrow Shares a No-Makeup (Really!) Selfie People1) Co...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - March 24, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mackenzie Yang Tags: Uncategorized Caffeine health Source Type: news

Does hangover influence the time to next drink? An investigation using ecological momentary assessment - Epler AJ, Tomko RL, Piasecki TM, Wood PK, Sher KJ, Shiffman S, Heath AC.
BACKGROUND: Measures of hangover are associated with current and future problematic alcohol use. At present, it is not known whether these associations reflect any direct influence of hangover events on near-term drinking behaviors. The current study aimed... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - March 15, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news