Tag: drinking

Combining Alcohol and Caffeine

Red bull and vodka…one of my favorite drinks. Combining caffeine and alcohol, at least according to me, is a brilliant idea: alcohol for a bit of social lubrication and caffeine to make me forget that I was up at 7 am for a run. But is mixing caffeine and alcohol actually bad for you?

New Study Shows that Moderate Drinkers Live the Longest, but Why?

Here’s the latest on vice research: moderate drinkers, those who consumed 1-3 drinks per day, were shown to live longer than those who abstained completely or drank heavily. Having just got back from the pub, I was happy to read this, but is it really the alcohol that helps people live longer?