alcohol


Alcohol intolerance

Most individuals drink alcohol and experience a rather balanced mix of pleasant and unpleasant effects. However, some individuals have alcohol intolerance – colloquially known as…


Foam prevents spilled beer

Researchers have figured out why carrying a glass of beer seems so effortless when compared to a glass of water. It’s all within the head…


Recent marijuana studies

“Pot is safer than alcohol,” echoes a stoner attempting to catch the ears of politicians who aren’t listening.  Many people, especially those who use marijuana…




A passion for pints

Most restaurants plan a concept and a menu, and then pair their liquors accordingly – but at Barley Brothers in Winnipeg, it’s all about the…


Lit up

It may be impossible to positively establish a statistically significant link between drinking and produc­ing great writing. However, a sizable enough sample of what many…


Spectacularly Sober

I’ll be 22 years old in November, and I don’t drink. No, I’m not allergic, religious, a recovering alcoholic, or traumatized by some event from…


Self-medication

Twenty per cent of Canadians experience mental illness dur­ing their lifetime, and 20 per cent of those Canadians will at one time or another develop…