Tag Archives: drinks

Bacardi Martini Australia launched

Bacardi Martini Australia is now totally owned, subsidiary of the global Bacardi group and a post on TheShout.com.au detailed exactly what this means. On the outside it appears that little has changed for the largest family owned spirits company in the world, but behind the scenes there will be changes. The company says they are […]

You Can Include Alcohol in your diet

A recent article on the WashingtonPost.com blog highlighted some healthy drinking habits. The article provided some advice for drinkers such as watching out for sugar content in mixed drinks, as a drink mixed with soda water and lemon is better for your health than a sweeter drink. Another important tip is to drink alot of […]

Alcohol Interlocks for WA Drink Drivers This Year

As of this year up to 5000 drivers will be forced to have alcohol interlocks installed in their vehicles, at their own expense. Road Safety Minister Liza Harvey said this would help reduce the number of drink driving incidents that we see on the road. The alcohol interlocks are like breathalysers that prevent high risk […]

Alcohol Violence Plaguing Hospitals In New Zealand

According to a recent article, alcohol fuelled violence is plaguing New Zealand emergency departments with intoxicated patients, most frequently hurting themselves. Similarly to Australia, New Zealand is struggling to get alcohol fuelled harm under control, with one in 12 people in Australasian emergency rooms there due to alcohol. According to a 2014 survey, the volume […]