Tag Archives: alcohol consumption

A new dad’s guide to staying awake at conferences

Conferences can be viewed in two ways, either they are a great excuse to party for a few days or they are excellent ways to learn and network within your industry. I’m the type of new dad that wants to…

Wellness at Work

April is Alcohol Awareness Month: Why do people drink and why is it so culturally acceptable?

Alcohol has been around for thousands of years. It’s a part of our culture and society and is a legal drug that’s easily available and inexpensive. It’s been a part of religious traditions since the dawn of religion and we…

Mental Health

April is Alcohol Awareness Month – When you’re so good at drinking you have to stop

I was so good at drinking, I had to stop. Yeah, nearly five years ago. I dropped out of grad school and headed to rehab to finally deal with a problem I’ve had for so much of my life.

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with a drink? Keep these things in mind

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and many of you will mark the holiday by consuming traditional Irish fare such as corned beef and cabbage. Many of you may be planning to celebrate the anniversary of the saint’s…

Celebrate National Wine Day and Learn About its Health Benefits

National Wine Day is today, May 25. (National Drink Wine Day was Feb. 18.) Considering its health benefits, food-friendliness and overall deliciousness, maybe wine day should be every day — in moderation, of course. Moderation is considered one drink for women…