Alcohol

Are drink-driving limits too high?

<b>Have you ever decided to drive your car after a few drinks and wondered whether you were close to the limit - if it was safe?</b><p>If you live in England, Wales or Northern Ireland, you can drink a surprising amount of alcohol before you go above the current drink-drive limits.<p>But even if you are within …

DUI

Malaysia Alcohol Poisoning: Death Toll Hits 21 in Scandal

In Malaysia, alcohol poisoning has killed a total of 21 people, mostly foreign workers who drank tainted alcohol, authorities said Wednesday as …

Kuala Lumpur

Selangor police conduct 12 raids, seven arrests over alcohol poisioning

SHAH ALAM (Sept 19): Selangor police have conducted 12 raids and arrested seven individuals in the Klang Valley in connection with the poisoning case …

Business (Malaysia)

Popular alcohol brands recalled over contamination fears

Fears of potential chemical contamination have sparked a recall of alcohol products bottled by supplier GJ Wholesale.<p>Eight different spirits brands …

Wales

Tell middle-aged drinkers they're embarrassing, study says

Warning middle aged people they risk embarrassing themselves through drinking is more effective at improving behaviour than highlighting the health implications, a new study has found.<p>Researchers found that adults aged between 30 and 65 have only “minor” concerns about the health effects of alcohol.<p>…

Middle Age

15 dead in Malaysia from suspected alcohol poisoning

KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) -<p>Fifteen men, most believed to be foreign workers, have died in Malaysia and 33 more are in hospital with suspected poisoning after consuming alcoholic drinks, police said Tuesday.<p>The victims drank two types of whisky and one type of beer at several locations in Selangor state …

Kuala Lumpur

09-18: NEWS: Western Nunavut community to vote on opening up alcohol access

NEWS: Nunavut September 18, 2018 - 9:30 am<p>Western Nunavut community to vote on opening up alcohol access<p>Kugluktuk residents will decide whether or …

Nunavut

NIH alcohol institute changes online explanation of cancer risk from drinking - STAT

n response to criticism that it soft-pedaled the cancer risk from consuming alcohol, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism changed …

Medicine

Keeping away from alcohol eliminates threat of FASD

The Baker Lake Prenatal Nutrition Project hosted a mocktail tasting table at the local Northern store to mark International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum …

Prenatal Development

Middle-age alcohol drinkers more concerned about reputation than health risks, study says - CNN

<b>London (CNN) —</b> Middle-age drinkers are more concerned about their embarrassing or childish behavior resulting from drinking alcohol than about the health risks associated with it,a new study has found.<p>Researchers found that people ages 30 to 65 believe drinking is safe as long as they can still …

Middle Age

6 Things You Should Never Do Cleaning With Rubbing Alcohol

When it comes to cleaning efficiently (and on the cheap!), there's nothing like putting multi-taskers to work. Common first-aid supplies like rubbing …

First Aid

Ask Adam: Is Beer Better in a Can or a Bottle?

Ask Adam<p>1 minute Read<p><i>Send questions to:</i> <i>advice@vinepair.com</i><p><b>Is beer better</b> in <b>a can or a bottle?</b><p>Cans used to get a bad rap, associated with holding …

Wine & Spirits

From microwaving lipsticks to using alcohol to mend cracked powders: Simple tips and tricks to make your broken makeup look new in MINUTES

There is nothing more heartbreaking than buying a new powder, eyeshadow, blush or lipstick and cracking it into a million different pieces after just …

Lips

Lowering the legal drinking limit isn’t the answer

Marcus Kowal’s Sept. 12 Wednesday Opinion essay “A proven way to save countless lives” criticized my organization — the American Beverage Institute — for its opposition to lowering the legal blood alcohol limit for driving from 0.08 to 0.05 blood alcohol content. While the tragedy prompting the …

Opinion

Singapore Airlines pilots not allowed to consume alcohol within 10 hours of flight

SINGAPORE: Pilots with Singapore Airlines (SIA) are not allowed to consume alcohol within 10 hours from their flight duty, and there are stiff …

Singapore Airlines

Calls for TDs not to delay final stages of Alcohol Bill

Alcohol Action Ireland is calling on TDs to consider peoples health rather than the interests of the alcohol industry.<p>The group want thirteen TDs to …

Administrative Law

Booze commission unlikely to call for big reforms

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A state task force conducting an in-depth review of Indiana’s alcohol laws is likely to conclude its two-year study without …

Indiana

AFL fan 'caught drink driving' in Victoria

A man has allegedly been caught driving with a blood alcohol level more than five times the legal limit after watching the AFL semi-final at the MCG.

Blood Alcohol Level

No relationship between alcohol advertising and consumption, study shows

There is no relationship between alcohol advertising spend and consumption in New Zealand, according to a new study by the Foundation for Advertising …

Business (New Zealand)

Fall Leaves Cards with Alcohol Inks

Alcohol inks seem to be making a comeback. They were very popular for a while in card making and paper crafting but seemed to have sort of fallen out …

Drinking

Top 5 Keto Friendly Alcohol Drinks.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) In order to have good health, it may be important to consider ketogenic diets. The ketosis has numerous benefits that you can get …

African-American News

School brings in breathalysers to put alcohol use by village teens on the agenda

Photo: Depositphotos.com<p>A secondary school in Oost-Brabant plans to breathalyse children in an effort to stop teenage drinking after several pupils …

Netherlands

London shops selling knives and alcohol to children as young as 13

Following a rise in knife crime this year, London Trading Standards says it is "disappointed" underage sales are taking place.<p>Knives, alcohol and …

Knives

Alcohol and dementia — risk or protective factor?

1.<p>Peters, R., Peters, J., Warner, J., Beckett, N. & Bulpitt, C. Alcohol, dementia and cognitive decline in the elderly: a systematic review. <i>Age …

Drinking

'A number of calls to mummy and daddy' - Gardai search buses for drink as teens celebrate Junior Cert results

A large quantity of drink was seized including nagins of vodka and cans of Druids and Bulmers.<p>"A number of Mummy's and Daddy's are right now getting …

Drinking

Boozefest: 300 liters of alcohol at Martine Cajucom wedding

MANILA – Newlyweds Martine Cajucom and Cliff Ho and their guests certainly love their alcohol.<p>Cajucom, the creative director of the popular lifestyle …

ABS-CBN

Public Health England urged to end tie-up with alcohol industry

Experts write to agency over Drink Free Days campaign, which is supported by industry-funded Drinkaware<p>More than 40 public health experts have written to the government’s public health agency to oppose its tie-up with a charity funded by the alcohol industry over its Drink Free Days campaign.<p>The …

Public Health England

Patron Unveils a New Smoked Tequila

Exports of pure tequila are up 198% in the past decade, with a fast-growing interest in craft and high-end offerings.<p>Patron is pushing deeper into …

Drinking

Brain Hemorrhage (Halloween Alcohol Drink) Recipe

"This is the Halloween party shot for one of the funniest Halloween drinks you'll make this year! It looks so disgusting and creepy, you may just …

The Brain

I lost my infant son to a drunk driver. This change could save countless lives.

<i>Marcus Kowal, a former mixed martial arts fighter, is co-founder of the Liam’s Life Foundation.</i><p>Sept. 12 marks two years since the funeral of my 15-month-old son, Liam. He had been in a stroller, being pushed through a pedestrian crosswalk in suburban Los Angeles by my sister-in-law, who was 15 …

Opinion