Tag Archives: Hangover

• Everything you think you know about hangovers is wrong.

Everything you think you know about hangovers is wrong.

Everything you think you know about hangovers is wrong. That’s because science hasn’t really studied them much. We know more about outer space than we do about what’s going on with you the morning after you thought it would be clever to down 10 PBRs and dance on a bar. Only 406 out of 658,610 […]

• Lean Machine ‘FIT BEER’ marketed to Young Adults. Good idea?

Lean Machine ‘FIT BEER’ marketed to Young Adults. Good idea?

A beer could perhaps be said to be the greatest way to unwind — something the UK’s Deskbeers has tapped into with its Friday afternoon office delivery service. However, it’s not the most healthy method of relaxation, thanks to the calories, its dehydrating qualities and the next-day hangover. Lean Machine Ale aims to change that, […]

• More Booze Myths Busted

More Booze Myths Busted

Think you can avoid a hangover this long weekend by using a few old tricks? Think again. While the statistics suggest that we’re drinking a little less than we used to, average out the figures and they still equate to each Australian over the age of 15 drinking more than 10 litres of pure alcohol […]

• Study: Scranton most hungover city in US after New Year’s

Study: Scranton most hungover city in US after New Year’s

Ah, Scranton. Northeastern Pa’s crown jewel, and the state’s sixth most populous city. It’s also the drunkest after New Year’s, as it turns out, with a new study naming Scrantonians as the most hungover people in the country. Coming from Business Insider, the study analyzed everything from the number of bars, liquor stores, and breweries […]

• Well-Hungover: The Drinking Man’s Guide to Surviving the Morning After

Well-Hungover: The Drinking Man’s Guide to Surviving the Morning After

Follow the Doctor’s Orders What do you learn after treating 11,000 train wrecks? How to avoid them. We talked to Dr. Jason Burke of Hangover Heaven (read about his treatments here) about the best ways to stay hangover free. Don’t go to sleep. At least not right away. “When you pass out, your organs slow down,” […]

• Drinking After 40: Why Hangovers Hit Harder

Drinking After 40: Why Hangovers Hit Harder

The Reasons Moderate Alcohol Consumption Gets More Complicated in Middle Age When you’re in your 40s, it’s pretty common to need reading glasses. You might need smaller wine glasses, too. That’s because alcohol hits people harder in their 40s and 50s than it did during their 20s and 30s. The reasons for this include changes […]

• Alcohol Myths That Just Aren’t True

Alcohol Myths That Just Aren’t True

There’s something great about tossing back a few (or several) brews with friends — but then you may be left to deal with the most miserable hangover you have ever experienced in your life the following morning. So you do your best to prevent that by avoiding the typical things: no beer before liquor, drinking […]

• The Best Hangover Cure: Guess Where You’ll Find It

The Best Hangover Cure: Guess Where You’ll Find It

You can find it in the children’s medicine section of your local drugstore. Like most people in their 30s, I’ve felt my hangovers getting incrementally worse with each passing year. Whereas once I could imbibe freely without serious repercussions, now a few beers over the course of an evening are enough to result in a […]

• How to Get Drunk After Age 28

How to Get Drunk After Age 28

Sorry kids: One bright, punishing morning sometime in your mid-to-late twenties, you’re going to wake up after the usual night of pounding the brews with a truly brutal hangover. Not the hangover you’re used to — you know, the kind you can sleep through, still go to work on, joke about, or reverse with a […]

• Hangovers Cost America About $160B! From Lost Productivity

Hangovers Cost America About $160B! From Lost Productivity

The Fourth of July is beer’s annual breakout party, with weekly sales often surpassing $1 billion around Independence Day. So when the Fifth of July falls on a weekday like this year, employers are advised to, well, manage their expectations. Excessive drinking costs the economy more than $220 billion — or about $1.90 per drink, […]

• Why Cheap Booze Makes Your Hangover So Horrible

Why Cheap Booze Makes Your Hangover So Horrible

You. You’re out drinking with your friends, matching them round for round. They’re sippin’ fancy whiskey, but you’re saving money, sticking with the well specials. So why is it, halfway through the night, you’re suddenly hit with a brutal headache, and everybody else is fine? First off, let’s set the record straight. Just because something […]

• Leave it to Vegas. Doc treats hangovers on roaming Hangover Heaven bus

Leave it to Vegas. Doc treats hangovers on roaming Hangover Heaven bus

Fourteen hours of solid drinking gave Adam Lijewski one of the worst hangovers he has ever had. On a scale of 1 to 10, “it was a 12,” he said. Yet the first thing Lijewski, 30, and his buddies wanted to know, after spending $150 each to cure the side effects of their all-nighter? “When […]

• Never Hungover introduces natural hangover preventative drink

Never Hungover introduces natural hangover preventative drink

US-based Never Hungover LLC has formally launched a natural, sugar free and calorie free hangover preventative drink Never Hungover. The drink, which consists of natural antioxidants, amino acids, vitamins and minerals, helps the body process acetaldehydes – the toxins produced by alcohol – into acetic acid so it can quickly leave the body, preventing a […]

• 12 Hangover Songs to Kick Off 2012

12 Hangover Songs to Kick Off 2012

They say that the way you spend your New Year’s Eve is a sign of how you’ll spend the rest of the year. We can only hope the same doesn’t hold true for New Year’s Day, when you’re forced to face not only the consequences of the previous night’s escapades but the yawning expanse of […]

• How to beat a whisky hangover before, during & after

How to beat a whisky hangover before, during & after

Dewar’s Stephen Marshall instructs whisky-obsessed Indians on how his people, the Scots, have handled hangovers down the ages. Any whisky drinker will know that this golden, syrupy drink, with a backbone of 40-50 percent alcohol content, can inflict head-busting, red-eyed hangovers. And Indians drink more whisky than any of their earthly neighbours — 131 million cases […]