August 4, 2012
Let’s face it, drinking alcohol is not good for you. Despite the rumors that red wine is good for the heart and a little booze may help ease other ailments, the fact remains that alcohol is a poison and the human body is better off without it.
Here is one area where alcohol could possibly be ... [More]
May 9, 2012
Yes, that headline is true, especially for women. You see an alcohol class can really sink in the dangerous consequences of consuming alcohol. Alcohol is a poison and does the body no good whatsoever. For women, it can be lethal.
Study according to belfasttelegraph.co.uk shows that those who enjoy ... [More]
February 23, 2012
Should pregnant women be forced to take an alcohol awareness class? There are so many pregnant women that drink and do drugs while pregnant you almost want to make an alcohol and drug class mandatory. I know my mother drank and smoked cigarettes while I was in utero. Is this all hype or should the l... [More]
January 24, 2012
We all know that drinking alcohol is not good for you. We all know that it leads not only to addiction and reckless, erratic behavior, but increases the likelihood of just about every other major illness. From heart disease and gout to every form of cancer, even moderate consumption of alcohol raise... [More]
January 7, 2012
Let’s face a simple fact – alcohol and dieting have a symbiotic relationship. Basically, you cannot diet to lose weight if you continue to drink alcohol regularly.
As many of us aim to lose weight in the New Year, we often see food as our only foe and forget about the secret enemy... [More]
December 13, 2011
Despite the fact that most parents of my generation smoked cigarettes and drank alcohol during pregnancies, most kids turned out ok. Nevertheless, it is surprising how many mothers continue to abuse their bodies while they are pregnant given all the medical knowledge available today.
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November 25, 2011
The other day I blogged about how alcohol increases the likelihood of most forms of cancer. Now comes a report out of Australia that reinforces the notion of how bad alcohol and tobacco are during pregnancy.
The Australian Institute of Family Studies declared that besides knowing the harmful effect... [More]
November 22, 2011
Is there any type of cancer or disease alcohol does not have a detrimental impact on? If so, there are not many. The latest report has alcohol increasing the likelihood of breast cancer in teens.
Drinking alcohol may increase the risk of breast cancer in teens, if they have a family history of the ... [More]
October 18, 2011
As an emerging third-world country India is now facing up to the realities of what modern-day civilized countries choose to address. In this case namely, alcoholism. For the remainder of this blog keep in mind that a peg to an Indian is one drink of alcohol to us.
According to an Indian study, next... [More]
June 1, 2011
A study has found that middle-class drinkers are at a greater risk of dying from alcohol, as they get older, than lower-income groups. The study proposes this is because they do not realize that they are drinking to excess. FYI – this study occurred in India.
Official figures show... [More]