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2014-07-01 11:51:03

QUT Friends may be the key to stopping their mates drink walking, a risky behaviour that kills on average two Australians every week, a QUT study has found. Researcher Dr Ioni Lewis, from QUT's Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Queensland (CARRS-Q), said in a survey of young people aged 17 to 25, friends were the strongest influence on their intentions to drink walk. "Drink walking, or walking while intoxicated in a public place, is linked to increased risk of injury...

2013-06-18 23:20:44

Research by Centre College's Dr. KatieAnn Skogsberg finds that energy drinks may be no more effective than other sources of caffeine. Danville, KY (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 For many college students, “pulling an all-nighter” is a familiar routine typically accomplished with copious amounts of caffeine. Often, the go-to option is a so-called “energy shot” drink that boasts a special blend of energy-boosting ingredients. New research by a behavioral neuroscience professor...

2013-03-27 23:01:43

Kettlebell expert Lorna Kleidman releases a statement responding to recent studies which linked energy drinks to deaths and hospitalizations related to high blood pressure and erratic heartbeats. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 27, 2013 On March 27, 2013, kettlebell champion Lorna Kleidman releases a statement in response to recently announced findings which show that certain energy drinks can negatively impact blood pressure, and may also cause erratic heartbeats. According to an article on...

Report Finds Energy Drinks Responsible For Elevated Blood Pressure, Irregular Heartbeat
2013-03-22 07:15:22

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new report is adding weight to growing evidence that energy drinks are bad news for your health. A US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) probe has been opened into energy drink makers after several deaths have been blamed on caffeine overload from these popular beverages, and one company — Monster Beverage — has been the center of attention since the death of a 14-year-old Maryland girl in December 2011. The...

Diet Mixers Will Make You More Intoxicated Than Using Regular Soft Drinks
2013-02-06 15:05:08

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When it comes to cocktails and other mixed drinks, a new study has found that using diet soft drinks as mixers can be making people more drunk than using regular sugary beverages. In one of the first-of-its-kind studies, researchers tested the effects that mixing sweet and non-sweetened soft drinks with alcohol has on breath-alcohol concentration (BrAC). The study suggests that women are most at risk of getting more drunk (by as...

2011-06-15 00:00:28

What Collaboration Should Be: Wireless Sharing on Any Device Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 13, 2011 REV, in partnership with Vitra, today introduced AirShare, a wireless collaboration appliance that automatically allows teams to quickly and wirelessly share ideas between each other's devices, including laptops, tablets, and mobile telephones. The announcement was made today at NeoCon 2011, North America's largest design exposition and conference for commercial interiors, at the Merchandise Mart...

2009-03-09 07:00:00

Service Pack 18 for Rev-Trac users enhances its internal conflict prevention even in the largest, most complex system SAP landscapes MELBOURNE, Australia, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Revelation Software Concepts Pty Ltd (RSC), an SAP(R) Software partner, today announced the release of Service Pack 18 for its flagship SAP change control technology, Rev-Trac(R). SPS-18 continues RSC's leadership in SAP system change management by enhancing SAP native provisions for safe parallel development of...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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