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5 Reasons Why You Should Never Date A Girl In Recovery

“Recovery” is the term most associated with people who are in current addiction treatment or who are sober but continue in some form of sobriety program. The most common of these is the Twelve-Step program associated with A.A. and N.A., though less common alternative methods exist. After working in the medical field for four years—including […]

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3-Ingredient Happy Hour: Mr. Bündchen’s Ruin

Happy Super Bowl weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week we’re making our cocktail in honor of America’s most polarizing quarterback: Mr. Tom Bündchen.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Find Out if You Have a Drinking Problem With This Online Tool 

If you’re an…enthusiastic drinker, you might have wondered at what point social drinking crosses the line into problem drinking. But if you’re worried, you don’t need to be a falling-down, having-blackouts kind of drinker to seek advice and help. Alcohol-use disorder (AUD) is a medical issue that falls on a…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Freeze Mini Liquor Bottles in Blocks of Ice for Fancy Party Favors

New Year’s Eve is the time for indulgent, booze-based frivolity, and nothing is quite so extra as doling out little bottles of spirits, frozen in a cube of ice fit for a Collins glass. It’s a very “bottle service” party trick, and it’s not that difficult to execute.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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3-Ingredient Happy Hour: A Bourbon-y Eggnog “Latte”

Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week we’re making a faux eggnog latte with plenty of bourbon for sipping on Christmas morning.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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A synthetic alcohol seeks to extinguish hangovers

A synthetic alcohol that claims to be hangover free might see drinkers forgoing their morning after Pedialyte ritual in due time.A drug scientist and professor from London’s Imperial College, David Nutt seeks to replace alcohol with the synthetic double, titled “Alcosynth.” Alcosynth mimics the happy go lucky emotional effects of alcohol, omitting the adverse bodily […]

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Three Ingredient Happy Hour: The Black Friday

Happy Black Friday, my babies, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. You have, by now, made it through Thanksgiving dinner and for that, you deserve a drink.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How to Sneak as Much Bourbon as Possible Into Your Holiday Meals

There’s something about bourbon that just screams “holiday party.” Whether in an Old Fashioned or rolled into some bourbon balls, the dark, sweet spirit brings holiday cheer to every party and dinner it attends. Your holiday season should contain many bourbon cocktails, yes, but don’t overlook the culinary…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Hand Sanitizer Alters the Results of Breathalyzer Tests in New Experiment

If a police officer pulls you over for driving while intoxicated, you could be brought in for a breath alcohol test. If that happens, you’d better hope the test operator doesn’t slather their hands in an alcohol-based hand sanitizer, first.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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This Flask Will Get Through Security, but We Didn’t Tell You That

Drink responsibly, and also discreetly. Rabbit’s great-looking, $10, no metal flask is dishwasher safe and holds 7.25 ounces. The quality is really surprising relative to the price- perfect for those music festivals you kids are all going to these days.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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