The Health Benefits of Iced Tea


June 10 marks National Iced Tea Day. A chilled cup of this refreshing beverage can also provide your body with a variety of health benefits and minerals and vitamins.

 

Slow-pouring A Beer Into A Tilted Glass Causes Bloating


It turns out that pouring a beer incorrectly can lead to beer bloat.

 

Liquorice Tea Can Up Your Risk Of Developing Hypertension


Liquorice is a traditionally used medicinal herb used to treat liver diseases and other health conditions. However, this herb can up your risk of developing hypertension, finds a recent study. Here, we tell you about the possible side effects of liquorice.

 

Toast To Guilt-Free Sipping With These Calorie-Conscious Cocktails


People are gradually becoming more active and wellness is taking center stage but can our cocktails also be healthy? While a healthy cocktail seems like somewhat of a contradiction, there are plenty of calorie-conscious cocktails that use fresh ingredients and boast far less calories than the usual go-to cocktails like margaritas, pina coladas and the likes.

 

How To Make Your Own Rehydration Drinks


Traditionally, we just drank water to rehydrate, but research published in the 1990s showed that could be improved on when water had a small amount of glucose and a larger portion of sodium in it. This led to the creation of electrolyte-based rehydration drinks.

 

Tasting Wine Stimulates Your Brain More Than Math


Any good wine snob knows that, despite the term’s intended negative connotation, the label should really be worn like a badge of honor. Sure, some beer lovers or, even worse, casual wine drinkers might find that snobbery worthy of derision, but they clearly don’t understand the difficulty, dexterity and dedication necessary to reach that level.

 

Vodka Is The New First-Aid Kit Essential


Failure to pack the proper emergency supplies is a fast way to turn adventure into misadventure, and like most people who wander far from Walgreens’ range, I’ve built my first-aid kit through bitter trial and error.

 

Helpful tips for lightweight drinkers


“Bad” drinkers spoil the party for friends and the people that have to clean up after them. This is how you know you’re a bad drinker – plus tips on how to avoid messy situations.

 

The Potential Risk of Grapefruit Juice


Citrus fruits are considered to be very healthy, thanks to their high vitamin C content as well as the many minerals and other nutrients they contain.

 

Hot Cross Buns Can Fool South African Breathalysers Into Thinking You’re Drunk


A new viral video appears to show two Cape Town police officers using hot cross buns to increase their breath alcohol results.