Is Alcohol More Common Among The UK’s Service Men and Women

Alcohol abuse is becoming a major concern among the UK armed forces service men and women, according to recent studies. Historically alcohol was used to encourage bonding and deal with difficult experiences that service men and women often face and while overall alcohol use is declining, harmful drinking is still double that of the general […]

How Alcohol’s Affecting Your Workout

Why Should You Avoid Drinking before Cardio and Resistance Training? There is evidence that drinking before a workout, particularly cardio will hinder your workout. Evidence shows you’ll get fatigued quicker and take longer to hit your usual goals. The extra fatigue that comes from drinking is the result of the citric acid cycle slowing down, […]

These Celeb Alcohol Brands Are Actually Good

It seems as though celebrities are selling everything and anything these days from clothing to food brands but there’s nothing celebrities love promoting more than their alcoholic brands. Here are some of the best celebrity alcoholic drinks, Aviation Gin from Ryan Reynolds The Deadpool actor has created a gin with a distinctly American flavour in […]

Half of All Alcohol Consumed by Heavy Drinkers

According to a study by researchers of Victoria’s La Trobe University, more than half of all alcohol consumed in Australia is being consumed by only 10 per cent of drinkers. The study found that those 2million heavy drinkers consumed a shocking 54.4 per cent of all the alcohol consumed in the nation. It also found […]

Understanding What It Takes to Make Organic Wine

We all know the importance of eating organic food but what about organic wine? What exactly makes a wine truly organic and is it really important? Organic wine has to do with the way the grapes are farmed, with no herbicides and pesticides used. Instead farmers use nature and composts to create natural ecosystems. It’s […]

Queensland Government Scraps Junk Food and Alcohol Ads

The Queensland government recently announced the banning of junk food and alcohol advertisements at government-owned outdoor sites. The junk food ban comes as an effort to address childhood obesity including restrictions for out-of-home ads featuring high fat, sugar and salt products and alcohol. The ban will be implemented in consultation with the advertising industry, health […]

Winemakers Swap Grapes for Cherries

NSW Winemakers are cashing in on the region’s abundant cherry harvests by creating a wine that’s made not with grapes but cherries. Winemaker Terrry Mulligan got the idea to make cherry wine at his Young based winery after the annual cherry festival years ago. The festive takes place in the town each year. He explained […]

Mother Discovered Secret to Removing Red Wine Stains

Ever wondered what’s the key to getting a dreaded red wine stain out, afterall they are notoriously difficult to get rid of whether on your favourite top or the carpet. There’s a woman who believes she found the cure, having shared the hack on the Facebook group ‘Mrs Hinch Made Me Do It’. The cure […]