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Starbucks Is Giving Out Free Iced Drinks Today

If the summer heat and long week before the start of the Perseid meteor shower have you feeling muzzy, there’s hope for you. Starbucks is running another of its occasional Happy Hour promotions that can land you a free drink today. (OK, there’s always hope, and coffee isn’t really that …

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Applebee’s Is Serving $1 Tiki Cocktails for the Entire Month of August

Nothing soothes the sweaty, sunburned soul in the summer quite like a refreshing cocktail. And that’s doubly true when that cocktail costs nearly nothing. Luckily, Applebee’s understands this, and is back at it with yet another crazy-cheap boozy beverage deal as part of its month-long Neighborhood Drink promotion in August. …

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Why some people get ‘Asian flush’, hives and headaches when they drink alcohol

Kane Lo flushes when he drinks, and while his mates might laugh at his red face and bloodshot eyes, they can’t see the rash spreading across his chest or the throbbing headache kicking in. “It’s pretty severe,” the Melbourne-based digital analyst says. “If I wasn’t drinking, I would be concerned …

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5 Refreshing And Rejuvenating Fizzy Drinks You Can Make At Home

Nothing quenches thirst like a bubbly cold beverage on a hot a summer day. It provides a welcome change from regular water when we crave for something different to guzzle on. There’s something about soda water-based drinks that lifts up our mood instantly and provides a large bout of refreshment …

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Baby Boomers are binge-drinking more than Millennials. Here’s why

Despite all the recent think pieces about the rise of sobriety, a new study found that about one in 10 adults in the over-65 age range are binge drinking. Bucking a supposed trend, the new data illustrates an increase when compared to previous studies — suggesting that binge drinking is …

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The Best Food and Drinks You Can Have in Economy, From Afternoon Tea to Ramen

Airplane food has gone through a series of changes since commercial aviation first took off, starting with only cold food selections in the 1920s and growing to include everything from regional delicacies to eclectic snacks and drinks today. Passengers flying economy today will find goodies and drinks ranging from the …

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Davis PD investigates reports of possible drugged drinks, sexual assault

According to Deputy Chief Paul Doroshov, since mid-April, the department has been notified of nine instances where college women in their early 20s may have been drugged. Six of those were reported in last two months, and three are being investigated as sexual assault. “We don’t want to scare people …

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Why Drinking Water All Day Long Is Not the Best Way to Stay Hydrated

Dehydration is a drag on human performance. It can cause fatigue and sap endurance among athletes, according to a 2018 study in the journal Frontiers in Physiology. Even mild dehydration can interfere with a person’s mood or ability to concentrate. Water is cheap and healthy. And drinking H2O is an …

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What Comes After the Spiked Seltzer Bubble Bursts?

All summers are defined by a single drink. In 2016, it was rosé. Twenty-seventeen gave us the Aperol Spritz, and then 2018 charged back with frosé. This summer, the summer of 2019, is unquestionably the summer of hard seltzer. Cases of White Claw and Truly are currently stacked floor-to-ceiling at …

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Monopoly Money: Irish Teenagers Arrested For Trying to Pay for Drinks with Fake Currency

Two Irish teenagers were arrested for trying to pay for their drinks with Monopoly-style fake banknotes at a bar on the Spanish island of Majorca. The duo, both aged 18, were enjoying a night out Tuesday at a popular pub in Punta Ballena, Magaluf when they noticed the fake money …

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