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College Students Overestimate Peers’ Drinking

The danger in the overestimation is that a student’s perception of his or her campus drinking norm is the strongest predictor of his or her personal alcohol consumption.

07/18/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Shia LaBeouf Again, Meshach Taylor Dies, And Robert Downey Jr.’s Son Gets Arrested

This week a child star is in trouble (again), a beloved actor passes away, and an A-lister’s son may be following in his father’s footsteps, but not in a good way.

07/04/2014

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Online Alcohol Calculator Measures How Strong That Cocktail Really Is

Plan on indulging in a cocktail or two over the holiday weekend? Depending on how it is made, it may contain much more alcohol than you think.

07/03/2014

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Report: Claude Giroux Arrested For “Grabbing Male Police Officer’s Buttocks”

Claude Giroux was reportedly arrested in Ottawa.

07/02/2014

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New CDC Report Shows Dangers Of Excessive Drinking

Excessive drinking causes one in ten deaths among people between the ages of 20 and 64, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

06/26/2014

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Lawyers See Opportunity In Risks Associated With Palcohol

The FDA has been asked by lawmakers to step in to prevent the sale of powdered alcohol.

06/11/2014

Distiller App

The Distiller app helps you pick just the right whiskey, depending on the setting you’ll be in and the flavor profile you enjoy.

06/05/2014

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Movies Impact Drinking Behavior

It has been well documented that movies have a direct impact on drinking behavior.

05/23/2014

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Cops: Montgomery County Man Furnished Alcohol To Minors At ‘Sweet 16’ Party

A Montgomery County man is facing charges after investigators allege he provided alcohol to minors during a Sweet 16 party at his home.

04/16/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

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New-to-Philadelphia Grocery Delivery Service Now Offering Booze

Instacart, a grocery delivery service that launched in Philadelphia back in February, is now offering booze along with bread, butter and produce.

03/25/2014

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

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Steps To Minimize Effects Of Sleep Loss As We Spring Forward This Weekend

As we turn the clocks ahead and lost an hour of sleep this weekend, you’ll see a lot of bleary eyed co-workers on Monday.

03/08/2014

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Health: Study Claims One Drink Can Turn Those Over 55 Into Dangerous Drivers

It seems innocent enough. Doctors say that, for most people, one drink won’t get them legally drunk. But new research has found that for people over 55, one drink can turn them into dangerous drivers.

03/07/2014

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Addiction Researchers Zero In On Amino Acids In The Brain

If there’s a way we can attack addictions, try to understand them and deal with them, so much the better. Researchers say Amino acids in the brain may be key.

03/07/2014

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