The Risks of Mixing Amoxicillin And Alcohol

Most people are aware of the fact that drinking alcohol is not advised when taking a course of antibiotics. However, many of these people may not be aware of the …

What Is Fatty Liver Disease?

Fatty liver disease (FLD) is a condition whereby fat builds up in the liver. FLD can either be alcoholic or non-alcoholic. As the name suggests, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) …

The Facts: Is Alcoholism Genetic?

Genetics plays a large part in determining our personalities and traits. Parents who are alcoholics can pass along to their children as a genetic predisposition. In this post, we will …

UK ePetition: Make Alcohol Industry Include Calorie Information on Bottles/Cans

There is currently a lot of pressure on the alcohol industry to start providing nutritional information on its packaging. Whilst it is advised, there are no laws in place to …

A Guide to Mental Effects Of Drinking Alcohol

Today’s world has produced a society where using alcohol has become the norm. But the toll this can take on the mind and body can be quite significant. The mental …

A Guide To Effects of Alcohol On The Brain

Alcohol affects the brain based on a person’s drinking habits. Occasional and moderate drinkers can suffer effects such as memory impairment, recklessness, and impaired decision making. Heavy drinkers tend to …

The Risks of Mixing Ibuprofen & Alcohol

Ibuprofen is one of the most commonly used painkillers in the UK today. Used to manage and treat a multitude of minor injuries and pains, it is within the top …

The Dangers of Mixing Statins & Alcohol

It is a well-known fact that alcohol can interfere with certain medications and often times doctors will recommend abstaining from drinking alcohol altogether. However, what you might not be told …

The Risks of Mixing Meloxicam & Alcohol

Prescribed under the brand name ‘Mobic,’ meloxicam is a drug used to treat inflammation and pain. It is prescribed to patients who suffer from swelling, tenderness or pain from idiopathic …

Alcohol And Diabetes: The Facts

It is estimated that in the UK, the number of people living with diabetes is over 4.5 million. [1] That includes presently more than 3.5 million who have been diagnosed …