[VIDEO] Many thanks to RTÉ Morning Edition for a lovely first-time experience. My topics: focusing on positivity at the Irish Film and Television Awards (IFTAs), the demise of Irish pub culture, and the positive effects of alcohol minimum-pricing law. My funny faces begin at 00:58. || Blog recap: http://www.clararosethornton.com/1/post/2014/04/morning-edition-recap.html
strawberries can help mitigate the stomach-punishing effects of alcohol consumption, and could even help improve the treatment of stomach ulcers. "the positive effects of strawberries are not only linked to their antioxidant capacity and high content of phenolic compounds, but also to the fact that they activate the antioxidant defenses and enzymes of the body."
Be careful not to over self medicate, and it's not always drugs or alcohol...ANYTHING can be addicting, if it eases the pain. Realize this and plan ahead by choosing some healthy things...like walking, exercise, become a health nut, read, write, do something positive...anything positive, and make it a ritual! That's one way to beat it !
If you're like many people around the world, kicking your feet up with a glass of wine at the end of the day is how you shrug off the day's stresses. In moderation, alcohol has been shown to have some positive health effects, including slightly increasing -- not decreasing -- your metabolism. However, alcohol is still high in calories and offers...
INFOGRAPHIC: Intervention - it's more than just a meeting. Interventions bring families and friends together to motivate positive change in someone with an addiction or mental health problem. A trained and qualified interventionist can make all the difference.