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Cocktail Classics With Variations For Summer Entertaining

The arrival of the summer entertaining season is an excellent excuse for a home bartending refresher. Because like changing a tire and ironing a shirt, crafting a cocktail is one of those skills adults should have at least a passing familiarity with.

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Excessive Drinking During COVID Increased Alcoholic Liver Disease Death Rates

Lockdowns made people feel isolated, depressed, and anxious, leading some to increase their alcohol intake. Alcohol sales rose during the pandemic, with especially large jumps in the consumption of spirits.

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Could Moderate Drinking Lead To Cognitive Decline?

Drinking seven or more units of alcohol per week is associated with higher iron levels in the brain, according to a study of about 21,000 people.

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Can Text Messaging Help Reduce Drinking Problem?

Older adults , those more than 50 years of age, who consume alcohol beyond healthy drinking guidelines are a growing public health concern.

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Spiff Up Your Cocktails With An Easy Creative Infusion

A half-dozen Mason jars line the top shelf of Toni Dash’s pantry. Some are filled with clear liquid tinted almost imperceptibly. Others, like the jar of vodka infused with ripe pears and a generous helping of spices, are bursting with vivid colors that make cocktails as beautiful as they are delicious.

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Ring In The New Year, Rein In Your Drinking

Two years into a pandemic that has changed how we work, live and play, another change has the potential for far-reaching impact: rising alcohol use.

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