Whether you're a boozehound or a newb, these are the words you should know to sound savvy when you're mixing or ordering drinks.
The teens are buzzing about it; the prom that is. It is that time of year when high school kids all over the country are hoping and waiting to get invited to the prom. Some of them are even making elaborate plans to invite others.
Many smokers will say, "of course smoking kills -- other people, not me. I've got good genes." Holding this dangerous, usually inaccurate perception means we are less likely to put things in place to reduce our risk of harm.
Here are seven recipes to help you usher in your own springy sun.
It's time to start thinking about our spring and summer entertaining. Mother's Day brunches, graduation parties and summer holidays give us added reason to take the party outside. Not that we really need an excuse to entertain!
People repeat actions that are either rewarding or familiar, or both. In other words, people do things that feel worth it somehow. You might think i...
We're no strangers to drinking -- so much so that drinking has become a ritualistic pastime.
The take-home here is that the self-regulated guidelines are not protecting youth from alcohol exposure. As a parent, what I'd most want to know is the following: Are these companies targeting advertising for their products to my child?
I'm fascinated to see how the world's media covers a paper out this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS). It has an irresistible combination of clickbait-ready elements: a cute small mammal, booze and serious questions about monogamy.
We all know about the wicked stepmother in the story of Cinderella, and how she orders poor Cinderella to do the cleaning and household chores. The ro...
Many countries have peculiar indigenous drinks, but few fall into the category of 'acquired taste' quite as much as China's baijiu (pronounced bye-joe). The Chinese are fanatical about it, whereas I still wake up screaming at the thought of it.
The latest alcohol-related crackdown by Louisiana lawmakers regulates selling boozy ice cream.
You were there for me (remotely, via DVD), and I'm here to offer it in return, if you ever need support.
I'm no longer living with booze-filled blinders on. My life may still not be what I've longed for (although it is getting close), but at least it's no longer a lie.
Substance use is one of the most important public health issues of our time, and yet stigmatization impedes progress at every turn.