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2013-07-20 23:04:04

Today, Drink Your Carbs announces the release of a review of scientific studies into the affects of alcohol on post-exercise recovery. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 20, 2013 “Drink Your Carbs is a diet that promotes healthy calorie cutting without giving up alcohol,” said co-founder Steven Deutsch. “Exercise is a key component of our plan. We knew that eventually we would have to address the issue of how alcohol effects exercise recovery. Today we fulfill that commitment.” By...

2013-07-19 14:40:18

As a class, people who don't drink at all have a higher mortality risk than light drinkers. But nondrinkers are a diverse bunch, and the reasons people have for abstaining affects their individual mortality risk, in some cases lowering it on par with the risk for light drinkers, according to a University of Colorado study. Multiple studies have shown that the likelihood of dying for people who drink increases as they consume more alcohol. Those same studies have shown that a person's...

2013-07-19 12:00:41

This is despite national downward trends in alcohol mortality, say authors There has been a "worrying" increase in alcohol related deaths among young women in England and Scotland, since the middle of the last decade, finds research published online in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. This is despite an overall fall in such deaths in both countries since the mid 2000s, say the authors, who describe the trends as a warning signal that must be heeded. The researchers...

2013-07-18 23:01:02

Researchers from the University of Florida recently completed a study that tracked designated drivers to find out how often they consumed alcohol, and the study concluded that nearly 40 percent of them do so. The attorneys at Michael D. Ponce & Associates in Tennessee who represent clients injured in DUI accidents and whose URL can be found at http://www.poncelaw.com would like to comment on the results of this study and strongly urge designated drivers to avoid consuming alcohol....

2013-07-11 12:58:13

The combination of smoking and heavy drinking speeds up cognitive decline, according to new research published in the British Journal of Psychiatry. Researchers from UCL (University College London) found that smokers who drank alcohol heavily had a 36% faster cognitive decline compared to non-smoking moderate drinkers. Smoking and heavier alcohol consumption often co-occur, and their combined effect on cognition may be larger than the sum of their individual effects. The research team...

Women Describe Their Intoxication With Softer Language
2013-07-11 10:20:39

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When drinking, it can be difficult to accurately describe to anyone else precisely how you are feeling. This isn't because inebriation has left you without your faculties, however. According to a new study from the University at Buffalo, SUNY, people use different words like "hammered" or "tipsy" to describe their level of intoxication. More specifically, however, men and women tend to use these words differently to describe how...

2013-07-04 23:02:45

New Horizon Recovery, in response to shocking reports regarding the early age at which kids first taste alcohol, urges parents to discuss alcohol with their children. Encinitas, California (PRWEB) July 04, 2013 New Horizon Recovery, a drug and alcohol addiction treatment center, knows that parents play a major role in the development of their children. While parents do not usually directly cause substance abuse in their kids, they can contribute to their children's decisions regarding...


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  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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