Alcohol disorders are on the rise, and you’ll never guess who’s “winning”

This came up in a different context last week and I hadn’t seen it before: a study in Neurobiology of Stress from last February. What would you think if I told you that in America, alcohol-use disorder was up over a third in the last decade? That’s a pretty shocking headline, right? Like, one third […]

Ruralism, raffles, fancy lunches and dumb socks

We start with a heartfelt a capella rendition of “Ben”. And a whole lot more: Urban stereotypes and rural realities Therapy, or friends? Booze culture and the office raffle Alternatives to social drinking: fancy lunches, axe-throwing and more Also, being stupid with money; “at least it’s not drinking” Dumb socks Here’s that dumb thing from […]