Hospitality workers who aren’t interested in joining a traditional union, now have another option, a “digital union”. The first digital union, Hospo Voice which is part of the United Voice union offers a range of online tools for workers for just $9.99. Some of the tools include a pay-checking service, a record of their hours […]
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Scotland is attempting to stop its alcoholics from literally drinking themselves to death by introducing a new law. The minimum unit pricing came into effect in May and will hopefully get alcoholics to stop drinking so much. Watch the video for more.
If you haven’t quite mastered the art of drinking alcohol and staying in shape at the same time, here’s some help. In this video a fitness trainer shares his secrets on partying and losing weight – it can be done!
Ireland is known around the world for is alcoholic offerings which have become firm favourites globally. It’s safe to say the Irish really know their alcohol. So what happens when Irish people try Canadian alcohol? Watch the video to find out.
A study by researchers at the University of Texas found that drinking alcohol may actually prolong your life but the key is drinking in moderation. We’ve heard time and time again that excessive alcohol consumption is bad for your health but psychologist Charles Holahan, who led the study, found mortality rates were highest in people […]
In case you didn’t know we all have good and bacteria in our mouths and it’s vital to our health. But according to a study published in the Microbiome journal heavy consumption of alcohol could negatively influence the oral microbiome composition or bacterial composition in the mouth. Researchers say drinkers, especially heavy drinkers have more […]
A shipwrecked brew made with yeast from a 1796 merchant ship has finally reached its destination, more than 200 years later. The brew which was contained on a ship in 1796 left Calcutta, India for Sydney with rum, wine and beer, more than 30,000 litres of it. The ship ran aground in 1797 just north-east […]
So you forgot about those guests that you invited over for dinner and are now knocking at your door? Don’t panic it is possible to serve them a chilled glass of wine. In fact did you know that it’s possible to chill a bottle of wine in just 3 minutes? According to wine expert and […]
New research on alcohol and life-expectancy has us questioning just how much alcohol is too much. A new study involving 600,000 participants published in The Lancet suggested that levels of alcohol previously thought to be relatively harmless are linked to earlier mortality. Australian guidelines say no more than 2 standard drinks a day are acceptable. […]
Did you have an unexpected night out with friends and need to sober up for that important meeting quick? Here’s our top tips for sobering up fast. 1. Drink water. You’ve heard it a million times before but water really does help. Remember alcohol dehydrates you and that’s one of the reasons for the hangover. […]