Thousands of Australians will benefit from a new program designed to help them cut down on alcohol, which the federal government has invested in. The government pledged $3million towards the program- a mobile app called the Daybreak Program. The app offers access to professional health coaching. It also offers an anonymous support platform. Health Minister […]
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There are a number of factors that you should consider when deciding whether or not to have a drink and how much alcohol is safe for you. Alcohol in moderation has been proven to benefit your health, actually lowering the risk of heart disease for some people and reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes […]
Did you make the new year’s resolution to drink more moderately and eat healthier this year? Well this is usually the time of year when most people start slacking off on their goals. Here is a bunch of healthy cocktails that can satisfy your cravings but help you keep that healthy eating resolution.
Have you heard that you shouldn’t drink alcohol if you’re taking antibiotics, but not sure why? Is it because alcohol negates the benefits of antibiotics or is it bad for your health? Watch this video for the real reason why alcohol and antibiotics shouldn’t mix.
Virgin Atlantic recently launched its new in-flight drinks menu and it features a range of no-alcohol or low-alcohol drinks -named “NoLo”. A post on Finder.com.au listed the following 4 drinks featured on the menu, Red Sky at Night (no alcohol): Seedlip Spice, Fever Tree Indian tonic, lemon slice Shepherd’s delight (no alcohol): Seedlip Spice, Fever […]
Drought is not the problem affecting residents in rural, regional and remote NSW, communities are also suffering from the harms of alcohol misuse. The NSW/ACT Alcohol Policy Alliance (NAAPA) has put alcohol-fuelled harm on the 2019 NSW election agenda, highlighting that the toll from alcohol is far worse outside metropolitan areas than in renowned city […]
Are you a drinker without any idea of how the drinks you consume are being made or how they came to be apart of our everyday lives? Here’s an helpful video from National Geographic that explains more about the history of alcohol dating back thousands of years.
If your resolution is to drink more responsibly this year, you may want to opt for more low alcohol cocktails that can be enjoyed throughout Summer and even into Autumn. Some of the best low alcohol cocktails include low alcohol beer Rosemary and bitters mimosa Riesling spritz Mojito mocktail Vermouth Aperol Float Read more at: […]
The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE) says at risk people are being lured into purchasing alcohol by the extremely low upfront costs made possible by the growth of “buy now pay later” services. FARE and other health groups are calling for government intervention on the issue and want a ban on the sale […]
A recent study found that partaking in Dry January helps people stay sober, even months later. Dry January is a health initiative conducted each year in The UK. As dry January draws to a close, if you did take part, you may be currently considering the effectiveness of the exercise for you personally. The good […]