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NSW Doctors Warn You Could Have Alcohol Problem

Doctors have warned that you could be an alcoholic even if you have only 2 drinks a day. The Australian Medical Association doctors have warned that there may be people drinking 2 glasses of wine a night who have “chronic alcoholism”. The findings were recently reported in the media that 27 per cent of people […]

Hotel Fights Back with $5 Beers

What has been dubbed the “beer war” in Perth has seen many pubs and bars drop their prices to attract drinkers. In fact the latest establishment to drop its pint prices is the Claremont Hotel, offering $5 pints of Wild Yak as a one off promotion for its Sunday session. The venue already has $5 […]

Beer or Wine for The Weight Conscious

We’ve all heard that drinking wine or beer in moderation is good for your health, helping your heart and lowering your risk of type 2 diabetes and gallstones. Regardless of what you eat or drink, too many calories will cause you to gain weight. It’s important to know the calorie count of your favourite wines […]

A List of Heart Healthy Wines

Research has long told us that drinking wine in moderation is good for your health and your heart in particular but with all the wines out there which ones should we be leaning towards if we want to benefit our cardiovascular health. Grapes are renowned for their antioxidants which lower the risk of heart disease […]

Excessive Wine’s Impact on Your Cholesterol

We’ve all heard about the benefits of moderate consumption of wine but what happens if we drink too much, does this affect your cholesterol? High density lipoprotein (HDL) or good cholesterol moves cholesterol to your liver and low density lipoprotein (LDL) is commonly known as bad cholesterol and moves it to your arteries where  it […]

Alcohol May Soon be Thing of The Past According to Research

According to recent research, Western societies could give up alcohol in a generation, and opt instead for hangover free synthetic alcohol. “Alcosynth” a synthetic alcohol will give the same effect as alcohol without the associated hangover, sickness and throbbing headache. Professor David Nutt, a former government drugs advisor teaching at Imperial College also believed tobacco […]

On-trend Cocktail to Make Easily at Home

If you’re ready to start the year off on a trendy note, try this cool cocktail that couldn’t be more on-trend, All you’ll need is, 60ml Aperol 90ml Prosecco 30ml soda water Orange wedge (not slice) for garnish Simple blend all ingredients over ice in a wine or short glass and you’ll be on trend. […]

The Worst Alcoholic Drinks for Your Skin

It’s finally holiday season again and for most of us that means drinking, usually alot of it but too much drinking or drinking more than usual can actually cause havoc on the skin. Here’s how 7 common alcoholic drinks affect your skin negatively. Tequila – tequila has the least sugar so it should have the […]

ABS Detects Increase in Alcohol Consumption

According to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, the amount of alcohol being consumed has increased for the first time since 2006-07. Figures revealed that beer remains the biggest key driver in all categories. The consumption of wine also increased as did the consumption of spirits. Another alcohol category that saw an increase in […]