You may not be able to pronounce “Veuve Clicquot” but when you’re perusing the aisle for bubbly, you can’t help but recognize its distinctive yellow label. Such is the case for all of the Moët Hennessy brands. Sometimes a great brand isn’t enough, however. One of the worldwide leaders in luxury alcohol beverages, Moët Hennessy […]
The groundbreaking study examined the relationship between biomarkers and alcohol consumption.
A friend alerted me to this blog post by the excellent Ray Isle, which contains an open letter by Californian winemaker Sean Thackrey on alcohol levels and wine. Thackrey is an eloquent and thoughtful voice in the wine world and his letter is worth a read. While you are at it, you should probably also read [...]
You better behave. The first Taco Bell outpost to serve alcohol in America will have a bouncer to protect its stash of chalupas — a concession franchisee Neil Borkan has made in response to concerns from local residents that maybe, just maybe this isn't a good idea. Show More Summary
Access to The Club airport lounges can be yours for only $15.00 for a day pass through Tuesday, September 15, 2015 — and that includes complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, snacks, Wi-Fi and amenities, according to this...Show More Summary
How an experienced interventionist can jump start a successful treatment episode.
Vin Baker had a lengthy career in the NBA, but financially, he has nothing to show for it. Because of alcoholism, bad investments, and friends and family using him, Baker ended up in the gutter with almost no money. The current-day Baker is in better shape; the Providence Journal found him training to become a manager at a Starbucks franchise in Rhode Island. Read more...
Baker's redemption story after suffering from alcoholism has taken a unique turn. After 17 years since his last NBA All-Star appearance, former Bucks and Sonics forward Vin Baker is training to become a manager at a Starbucks in North Kingstown, R.I. Show More Summary
Codependency can be confusing for people in a relationship with someone who has an addiction to alcohol, drugs or compulsive behaviors. Here is a simple way to understand what is going on and avoid the pitfalls.
Witnesses said he had been drinking alcohol.
Alcohol played a role in two fatal accidents involving a UK-flagged workboat that occurred less than five months apart in Spain, the UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch has determined. MAIB on Wednesday published its investigation...Show More Summary
Jim Morrison is best known as the lead singer of The Doors. He is also infamous as one of many young celebrities who died young as a result of substance abuse. His history of substance abuse seems well established, as it is widely reported...Show More Summary
The world may be getting warmer, but it is not getting much wetter. It quaffed 249 billion litres of alcoholic drinks in 2014, a modest increase of 1 billion over the preceding year. When measured by intake per head of the drinking-age population, consumption is down a little from a...
Ex-NBA Player Vin Baker Blew Millions And Works At Starbucks Former NBA star Vin Baker once had the glory and gold that people would envy. But after problems with alcohol and money management, the ex-baller has found work at a
Vin Baker went from NBA All-Stars fame to a Starbucks cafe counter. But despite his 13-year history of basketball success and four All-Star Weekend events, alcoholism temporarily consumed Vin. Baker now is 43-years-old, and the basketball...Show More Summary
Young men are at risk of alcohol consumption. Regulations such as the minimum legal drinking age can protect them. A new Swiss study reveals: The more legal measures for alcohol prevention are enforced in a canton, the less young men drink excessively. Show More Summary
Toward the end of his 13-year NBA career, Vin Baker was battling alcoholism and on his way to blowing over $100 million in earnings. However, these days, no one needs to tell him to wake up and smell the coffee. The four-time all-star, who spent the bulk of his career in Milwaukee and Seattle, is now in […]
Larry Paciotti, better known in the gay universe as Chi Chi LaRue, is seeking your money to address his drug and alcohol issues. A noted porn director with three decades of experience, owner of Catalina Video, and celebrated drag performer/circuit DJ, LaRue has carved quite a name for himself as Chi Chi. In 2007 he was named […]
Every addiction is characterized by a strong desire for a certain addictive substance, be it nicotine, alcohol or other drug. Researchers recently conducted a study on heroin addiction and demonstrated that the stress hormone cortisol can reduce addictive cravings.
To NBA fans, Chris Herren looked like he had it all. Money, fame and a gorgeous family. However, his life away from the bright lights of the NBA court was ridden with addiction to drugs and alcohol. In his efforts to prevent others from...Show More Summary