3 Myths About Your Hangover for New Year’s Day

As the New Year approaches, there are a number of articles and advice about simple ways to avoid a hangover. Besides not drinking at all, there’s really no proven method that works. This US News & World Report article does give some practical advice on how you can lessen the severity of your hangover the […]

The Hangover Dehydration Myth

If you’ve ever suffered from a hangover, the pounding headache, facial pressure, sensitivity to lights and loud noises will be familiar. Most people will also have a very dry, raw throat, and this is usually blamed on dehydration that’s caused by drinking too much alcohol. As far as I know, there’s no scientific proof that […]

New Study Reveals That Drinking Water Cures Dehydration

You may have thought after reading this post’s title, “I know that already.” But in science, you can’t say A causes B without double blinded prospective randomized placebo-controlled studies. Even then you can’t say definitively that A causes B—all you can say is that there is a very high likelihood that A is associated with […]