study shows alcohol drinking slows brain growth in adolescent monkeys

A study of primates showed that the equivalent of four drinks a day over a one-year period had dramatic effects on brain growth in adolescence. Although it is excessive consumption,…

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Fido, enemy of wildlife

It was known that stray domestic cats killed billions of wild birds and mammals each year in the United States. A Chilean study shows that stray dogs also pose a…

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mixing alcohols not responsible for the hangover

Popular belief is that a hangover awaits those who mix beer and wine or consume one before the other. The work of British researchers shows instead that the order of…

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