Tag Archives: Alcohol

Poll Reveals Australians Confused about Alcohol Risk

A recent poll revealed that 9 out of 10 Australians consider themselves “responsible drinkers”, despite a quarter of respondents drinking to get drunk at least once a month. The number of drinkers who drink alcohol to get drunk has significantly increased in the last decade, together with alcohol related harm. Experts say people are confused […]

New Drink Driving Rules in NSW

NSW has introduced tough new drink-driving laws which will result in people caught driving over the alcohol limit to have their licence immediately suspended. Transport and Roads Minister Andrew Constance recently announced the new penalties for any driver, even if they are a first time offender or low-range offender. Offending drivers will receive an immediate […]

Five Classic Gin Cocktails in Five Minutes

Gin is the spirit of the moment, after falling out of fashion for a while. Gin is no longer your grandmothers spirit. It is now popular amongst the hipsters and the ‘in’ crowd’ so if you want to get on the gin bandwagon here are 5 classic gin cocktails you try in 5 minutes.

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 […]