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March 31, 2016


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Drinking and Smoking

Smoking and drinking make for quite the combo. Here's why:

February 12, 2016


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Cold Heart, Warm Hands

Though hooch makes you feel warmer, alcohol causes your body temperature to drop and can put you at risk of hypothermia.

December 24, 2014


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The Genetics of the Hangover

Alcoholism runs in families. So does hangover tolerance.

May 28, 2014


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Is Getting ‘Blind Drunk’ A Real Thing?

Is drinking yourself 'blind' just an exaggeration, like 'eating till you burst'? Or can alcohol really turn out the lights?

December 18, 2012


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Want To Drink Less Alcohol? Change Your Glass.

Does drinking from a curved glass increase the chance that you'll drink faster?

June 18, 2012


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What Is The Equation For A Happy, Healthy Teen?

Teenagers are often a difficult bunch. With all those hormones flooding their bodies, they can be moody, unpredictable, and prone to making dubious choices.

November 8, 2011


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Do Cats Rule While Dogs Just Drool?

In the contest of pet superiority - dogs versus cats - who knew that drinking method was even a topic?

February 11, 2011


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What Drinking And Exercise Have In Common

Dehydration is big problem in some sports because you don't feel like you're losing water.

January 7, 2010


Three shots of vodka

How Do Breathalyzers Work? And What Do They Measure?

Ever wonder how a breathalyzer test actually works? Find out on this Moment of Science.

September 16, 2004


Drinking and Smoking

When it comes to trying to quit smoking, there's more to it than willpower. Learn about the role alcohol plays with smoking, on this Moment of Science.

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