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Difficult Conversations: No, it's not 'cool' to share a drink with your teen

In the last few years I have met a lot of people boasting that they shared a beer with their 16 or 18-year-old as a marker of the special birthday. Their logic is, "the kids will do it anyway." Also, since most of us enjoy an occasional glass or two, we assume that it is harmless if the child did too.

Heavy drinking in college lowers job prospects later: Study

Do you know drinking habits formed in college may impact future careers? Researchers have found that heavy drinking six times a month could lower chances that a new college graduate will land a job by 10 per cent.


Do you boast about your drink? You might be at addiction risk

An experiment proves that people tend to consume more alcohol when they are presented with different cues.

Heavy Drinking accelerates memory loss in middle-aged men

The executive function involves attention and reasoning skills in achieving a goal, researchers said.

Wine glass shape determines how much you drink

Researchers decided to take a look at how similar factors impact drinking experiences.

Alcohol affects men and women differently

A man who felt angry was more likely to drink next day than a man who didn't feel as enraged.


Binge drinking ‘contagious among partners’

Couples influence each other''s drinking habits,a new study has claimed.

Aus Northern Territory residents world’s biggest drinkers

Figures published in a report suggest that Territorians,as the people of the Northern Territory are called,drink 15 litres of pure alcohol each year,which is three times the global average.