Alcoholism: Understanding the Stages of Recovery

Alcoholism is a difficult disease to live with, but it may be even more difficult to treat. The truth is alcohol isn’t as easy to quit as some people are led to believe. In fact, there are four stages in the recovery. It begins with treatment initiation and then...

The Signs and Symptoms of Alcoholism

It’s something that many people hear about, but it can be hard for someone to realize that they or a loved one has the disease. This is why it’s important to understand the signs and symptoms of alcoholism. Then you can determine whether you have a problem...

Summer 2012 Safety Tips

Yes, we’re on a safety kick this week. Warm weather combined with alcohol makes people act – well – a little odd sometimes. This short video from the Naval Safety Center highlights their Live to Play, Play to Live summer safety campaign. Give it a...

Don’t Drink and Swim

Whether you’re enjoying an ice cold lite beer or drink made with liquor, you need to take safety into account. Not only can drunken swimming lead to drowning, but if you don’t drown, you could still face brain damage. Let’s take a closer look at why...

3 Fun Frozen Summer Cocktails to Spice Up Any Party

“In the summertime when the weather’s hot……” That’s right. Summer is almost here and it’s time to start thinking about frozen drinks. Of course, some frozen drinks can be a bit high in calories. Take the classic pina colada,...

What Foods Go Best with Red Wine?

You may know which wine you enjoy, but still be lost when it comes to pairing it with food. If you’re partial to red wine there are a number of delicious foods you can pair with it. While many people think of red meat, there are several other foods that go well...

GalTimeTV Shares Healthier Cocktail Recipes

We already know that alcohol and wine calories can make your weight loss goals hard to achieve. The trick, at the end of the day, is to make sure you’re drinking in moderation and to make healthier, lower-calorie choices. This video from GalTimeTV proves just...

What Foods Go Best with White Wine?

The crisp, refreshing taste of white wine is perfect on its own, but there are also a number of dishes that pair beautifully with white wine. The general rule says that white wine should be paired with white meats, but that doesn’t mean you’re limited to...

Does Beer Make Men Smarter?

Over the weekend we came across a report from 9News out of Chicago. Apparently a group of researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago got together to do a small study about whether or not drinking beer could make people smarter. Someone actually thought this...

Top 10 Drinking Countries

While some of America’s college students would leave you wondering how it is possible for the United States to not be on this list, we thought we’d share this sweet infographic outlining the top 10 drinking countries in the world. Alcohol is apparently...