The Dangers of Mixing Alcohol and Accutane

Most people throughout their life will be required to take medication for a condition that is not necessarily life-threatening but can still be very inconvenient and erode their self-esteem. An …

The Dangers of Mixing Alcohol and Opiates; Including Hydrocodone, Oxycodone and Morphine

Opioid-based drugs originate from the resin of the opium poppy plant and are predominantly used in the area of medicine to help relieve pain, they work by connecting to opioid …

Can Alcohol Cause Rashes?

Those who drink alcohol regularly or abuse alcohol are more likely to develop alcohol-related skin conditions and rashes. These are not dangerous or life-threatening, but they can develop into other …

Alcoholic Nose: Why is My Nose Red?

‘Alcoholic nose’, commonly known as ‘drinkers’ nose’ is characterised by a red and swollen nose. This swelling and inflammation may also appear with bumps and lumps. The medical term for …

Are There Dangers of Mixing Trazodone with Alcohol?

Trazodone is a medication used to treat mental illness, specifically depression and anxiety. Trazodone aims to increase the levels of noradrenaline and serotonin in the brain to level out the …

Can Alcohol (or Withdrawal) Cause a Seizure?

Seizures occur as a result of an increase in electrical activity in the brain through the neural network. Most commonly, individuals display behaviours such as shaking and trembling – generally …

Benefits of Quitting Alcohol and How to Stop Drinking

Alcohol is a physically addictive substance, meaning that it can have a serious impact on withdrawal from the drug as the body becomes dependent on alcohol for the everyday processes …

Can Alcohol Cause a Urinary Tract Infection?

Urinary tract infections, commonly known as UTIs, are infections that affect the individual’s bladder, urethra, or kidneys. UTIs can come in many different forms depending on where they affect the body. …

The Dangers of Mixing Alcohol and Dayquil

It is quite common for people to struggle with colds and flu during the winter months and many people suffer from irritating symptoms such as a blocked or running nose, …

Alcohol Shakes & Tremors: When Do I Need Professional Help?

Hazardous drinking can cause an array of adverse health effects, and while some will brew under the surface for many years, others will be immediately obvious. Of these, physical conditions …