Alcoholism

A new Chicago area bar just opened up, and it's got people talking. What's all the buzz about? The bar serves up soft drinks instead of the hard stuff.
GUEST POST: Sometimes there's nothing like kicking back with a group of friends, a box of pizza, and a six-pack of beer. But it’s possible to drink less (or not drink at all) and still have a good time. Here’s how.
A new study suggests the taste of beer, even without the intoxicating effects of alcohol, triggers the release of dopamine in the brain (making us crave more).

Shots, shots, shots, shots, shots! And still, nothing happens. A chemical that prevents intoxication may also be a potential treatment for alcoholism.

Shots, shots, shots, shots, shots! And still, nothing happens. A chemical that prevents intoxication may also be a potential treatment for alcoholism.

A new study suggests the taste of beer, even without the intoxicating effects of alcohol, triggers the release of dopamine in the brain (making us crave more).
GUEST POST: Sometimes there's nothing like kicking back with a group of friends, a box of pizza, and a six-pack of beer. But it’s possible to drink less (or not drink at all) and still have a good time. Here’s how.
A new Chicago area bar just opened up, and it's got people talking. What's all the buzz about? The bar serves up soft drinks instead of the hard stuff.