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Diet Soda May Trick You Into Feeling Less Drunk Than You Are

If you think ordering a rum and Coke with Diet Coke rather than regular saves calories, new findings may change your mind. A Northern Kentucky University researchers discovered that mixers such as di…

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8 Great New Year’s Eve Cocktails

  It's time to ring in the New Year. Whether you're hosting a fabulous†fÍte for†150 of your closest friends, or curling up on the couch with loved ones†to watch the ball drop, New Year's Eve i…

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The Calories in Your Cocktail

Drinking up can ensure weight gain, but the calories in alcohol don't have to kill your buzz. In this video, you'll learn how to offset alcohol calories and which drinks are the tastiest low calorie b…

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Quick Fix for Hangovers

You've probably tried every alleged hangover cure--from cold showers to hot coffee--with little success. But a remedy does exist, and it's staggeringly simple. So watch this video and learn!…

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Alcohol, Drugs & Your Teeth

What might make for a great night of partying can be bad news for your oral health. That shot of straight tequila, no big deal. But mix it into a margarita and you're asking for a mouthful of oral hea…

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Alcohol and Depression

That vodka cranberry seems like the perfect antidote to your depression, but drinking it would not be the wisest decision. Find out why.…

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9 Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe on July 4th

By Janet McCulley, Animal Planet As much as we all enjoy watching the "big lights go boom" in the sky every Fourth of July, our pets aren't always thrilled with independence day activities. Cour…

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A Crash Course for Christmas

I haven't had much to drink. I can hold my liquor. I can still drive safely. That's what a lot of people say right before they get behind the wheel of a car. Unfortunately, a lot of them end up dead, …

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7 Foods That Keep Us Fat

By Sara Novak, Planet Green A study published in The New England Journal of Medicine found that the quality of the foods that you eat has more to do with weight than the quantity of food. I've pul…

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Which Drinks Hydrate and Which Donít?

Have you ever wondered if a cup of coffee or tea and milk can substitute as one of your recommended eight glasses of water a day? Most drinks do a good job of hydrating, but the components of some com…

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