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# drinking - Thursday 24 August, 2017

11 minutes of mindfulness enough to make heavy drinkers cut back on alcohol, study says
# All In The Mind
# All In The Mind

11 minutes of mindfulness enough to make heavy drinkers cut back on alcohol, study says

Aug 24th 2017, 6:05 AM 19,581 Views 15 Comments

New research suggests that mindfulness is more effective than relaxation techniques at curbing drinkers’ urges.

# drinking - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Shane Ross: 'I was just drinking far too much in my 30s and it was affecting my life in every way'
# Interview
# Interview

Shane Ross: 'I was just drinking far too much in my 30s and it was affecting my life in every way'

Aug 12th 2017, 12:05 AM 58,101 Views 54 Comments

While his friendship with Enda Kenny got off to a rocky start, Shane Ross admits he misses the former Taoiseach.

# drinking - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Even moderate drinking can damage your brain, new research says
# Memory Problems
# Memory Problems

Even moderate drinking can damage your brain, new research says

Jun 7th 2017, 7:58 AM 19,089 Views 43 Comments

The study monitored more than 500 people over 30 years.

# drinking - Sunday 14 May, 2017

'Enough is enough': Gardaí to target teenage drinking in summertime crackdown
# Baywatch
# Baywatch

'Enough is enough': Gardaí to target teenage drinking in summertime crackdown

May 14th 2017, 7:45 AM 34,895 Views 66 Comments

Operation Irene was such a success last year that it is to be implemented again from 1 June.

# drinking - Friday 21 April, 2017

Doctor: People end up in foster care and jail because of drinking during pregnancy
# Warning
# Warning

Doctor: People end up in foster care and jail because of drinking during pregnancy

Apr 21st 2017, 3:18 PM 16,089 Views 48 Comments

Some 40,000 people are living with foetal alcohol syndrome in Ireland.

# drinking - Friday 14 April, 2017

FactFind: Is Shane Ross right to say his drink-driving bill could save 35 lives?
# All The Facts
# All The Facts

FactFind: Is Shane Ross right to say his drink-driving bill could save 35 lives?

Apr 14th 2017, 10:00 PM 20,078 Views 47 Comments

We take a closer look at the facts surrounding the Minister for Transport’s controversial proposals.

# drinking - Thursday 6 April, 2017

13 deadly 2-for-1 cocktail deals available in Dublin
# Two For One
From The Daily Edge
# Two For One

13 deadly 2-for-1 cocktail deals available in Dublin

Apr 6th 2017, 10:44 AM 47,501 Views 3 Comments

Bookmark this for your next night out.

# drinking - Friday 31 March, 2017

7 questions we have about these vodka-laced oranges Irish teens are supposedly sucking
# Ya What Now
From The Daily Edge
# Ya What Now

7 questions we have about these vodka-laced oranges Irish teens are supposedly sucking

Mar 31st 2017, 7:48 PM 9,695 Views 4 Comments

This seems… inefficient.

# drinking - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Ireland tops the list internationally as 85% of people here pre-drink
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

Ireland tops the list internationally as 85% of people here pre-drink

Mar 22nd 2017, 8:32 AM 16,320 Views 23 Comments

A new study looked at how a number of factors influenced pre-drinking.

# drinking - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

'We can celebrate without getting drunk': Pioneers release St Patrick's Day message
# National Holiday
# National Holiday

'We can celebrate without getting drunk': Pioneers release St Patrick's Day message

Mar 14th 2017, 8:39 PM 18,119 Views 44 Comments

Ireland’s national holiday is often synonymous with drinking.

# drinking - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Most Irish people think drinking to excess is part of our culture
# Binge Drinking
# Binge Drinking

Most Irish people think drinking to excess is part of our culture

Mar 8th 2017, 6:15 AM 14,231 Views 45 Comments

However, many are now beginning to see the health implications of alcohol misuse.

# drinking - Sunday 15 January, 2017

12 Things You'll Know If You Learned How to Drink in a Field
# Booze
From The Daily Edge
# Booze

12 Things You'll Know If You Learned How to Drink in a Field

Jan 15th 2017, 1:00 PM 3,927 Views 0 Comments

It’s a rite of passage.

# drinking - Friday 13 January, 2017

This brilliantly detailed Game of Thrones-themed pop up bar is a must-visit for fans
# Strongwine
From The Daily Edge
# Strongwine

This brilliantly detailed Game of Thrones-themed pop up bar is a must-visit for fans

Jan 13th 2017, 7:41 PM 5,161 Views 0 Comments

Get yo Tyrion Lannister on.

# drinking - Monday 9 January, 2017

Most people want drink drivers to be publicly named and shamed
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Most people want drink drivers to be publicly named and shamed

Jan 9th 2017, 11:35 PM 10,122 Views 35 Comments

Meanwhile, just over half of people want drink driving alcohol limits to remain unchanged.

# drinking - Monday 2 January, 2017

Poll: Are you having a dry January?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you having a dry January?

Jan 2nd 2017, 9:12 AM 32,147 Views 53 Comments

Many people view the new year as the right time to start a health kick.

# drinking - Friday 30 December, 2016

Fourteen motorists arrested for drink driving on Christmas day
# Roads
# Roads

Fourteen motorists arrested for drink driving on Christmas day

Dec 30th 2016, 11:37 AM 23,788 Views 50 Comments

There have been two fatalities over the past seven days.

# drinking - Friday 23 December, 2016

Can We Guess Your Age Based On Your Drink of Choice?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

Can We Guess Your Age Based On Your Drink of Choice?

Dec 23rd 2016, 10:00 PM 10,837 Views 10 Comments

We think we can.

# drinking - Saturday 12 November, 2016

19 little things every girl has done while tipsy
# Errbody In The Club
From The Daily Edge
# Errbody In The Club

19 little things every girl has done while tipsy

Nov 12th 2016, 6:00 PM 13,409 Views 1 Comment

“CAN YOU TURN IT UP PLEASE MR TAXI MAN.”

# drinking - Monday 24 October, 2016

Drunk driver arrested after cutting in front of patrol car while holding mobile phone
# Limerick
# Limerick

Drunk driver arrested after cutting in front of patrol car while holding mobile phone

Oct 24th 2016, 2:45 PM 28,375 Views 37 Comments

The car had no tax or insurance and gardaí found empty alcohol bottles and cans in it.

20 milestones of every two-day hangover
# Two Days Of Hell
From The Daily Edge
# Two Days Of Hell

20 milestones of every two-day hangover

Oct 24th 2016, 1:04 PM 30,902 Views 5 Comments

If you’ve experienced one, you will know.

# drinking - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Almost one in every four Irish adults smokes - and the numbers aren't falling
# Healthy Ireland Survey
# Healthy Ireland Survey

Almost one in every four Irish adults smokes - and the numbers aren't falling

Oct 20th 2016, 9:00 AM 14,909 Views 88 Comments

Some 23% of adults in Ireland smoke, the same proportion as in 2015.

# drinking - Monday 3 October, 2016

13 life lessons we all learned from drinking in fields
# Bush Lushing
From The Daily Edge
# Bush Lushing

13 life lessons we all learned from drinking in fields

Oct 3rd 2016, 9:30 PM 50,894 Views 1 Comment

Set us up for life, it did.

# drinking - Saturday 24 September, 2016

This guy claims to have invented 'hangover-free alcohol' and we're very interested, TBH
# In Bits
From The Daily Edge
# In Bits

This guy claims to have invented 'hangover-free alcohol' and we're very interested, TBH

Sep 24th 2016, 11:10 AM 4,379 Views 2 Comments

A real service to humanity.

# drinking - Sunday 4 September, 2016

This pub in Galway have just added a Buckfast Mojito to their menu
# Buckfast
From The Daily Edge
# Buckfast

This pub in Galway have just added a Buckfast Mojito to their menu

Sep 4th 2016, 1:57 PM 4,387 Views 0 Comments

Buckfast CAN be classy.

# drinking - Sunday 21 August, 2016

FactCheck: Is minimum unit alcohol pricing "proven" to work?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Is minimum unit alcohol pricing "proven" to work?

Aug 21st 2016, 10:15 PM 26,093 Views 72 Comments

Health Promotion Minister Marcella Corcoran Kennedy made a big claim about the effectiveness of the government’s alcohol policy, this week. We tested it.

# drinking - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Dutch gymnast sent home from Olympics after going out drinking
# YURI Van Gelder
# YURI Van Gelder

Dutch gymnast sent home from Olympics after going out drinking

Aug 9th 2016, 8:48 PM 44,973 Views 36 Comments

The team said his behaviour was “unacceptable”.

# drinking - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

This guy got into a drunken argument with himself after leaving a helpful note
# Drunk Steve
From The Daily Edge
# Drunk Steve

This guy got into a drunken argument with himself after leaving a helpful note

Aug 2nd 2016, 12:05 PM 8,937 Views 0 Comments

“F**K YOU SOBER STEVE! I DO WHAT I WANT!”

# drinking - Sunday 31 July, 2016

11 reasons why going on the rollover is a strong Irish tradition
# On A Roll
From The Daily Edge
# On A Roll

11 reasons why going on the rollover is a strong Irish tradition

Jul 31st 2016, 1:00 PM 11,009 Views 3 Comments

I can’t go on. I’ll go on.

# drinking - Friday 29 July, 2016

The UK could clamp down on drinking in airports
# Air Rage
# Air Rage

The UK could clamp down on drinking in airports

Jul 29th 2016, 8:38 PM 21,876 Views 53 Comments

New aviation minister Lord Ahmad said he didn’t want to “kill merriment altogether”.

With "crazy drinking" and p***ing in the street, one Galway chef has had enough of 'The Races'
# Go West
# Go West

With "crazy drinking" and p***ing in the street, one Galway chef has had enough of 'The Races'

Jul 29th 2016, 6:19 PM 65,849 Views 116 Comments

JP McMahon will shut his Michelin star restaurant next year.

# drinking - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

15 of the best beer gardens in Ireland to enjoy a pint with a view
# Beer Garden
From The Daily Edge
# Beer Garden

15 of the best beer gardens in Ireland to enjoy a pint with a view

Jul 19th 2016, 1:37 PM 22,209 Views 7 Comments

Stun hun.

# drinking - Sunday 10 July, 2016

13 things you'll know if you learned how to drink in an Irish field
# Drinking
From The Daily Edge
# Drinking

13 things you'll know if you learned how to drink in an Irish field

Jul 10th 2016, 8:15 PM 23,893 Views 3 Comments

Those were the days.

# drinking - Friday 1 July, 2016

This dad found a whiskey bottle in his daughter's room and responded brilliantly
# No Chill
From The Daily Edge
# No Chill

This dad found a whiskey bottle in his daughter's room and responded brilliantly

Jul 1st 2016, 7:33 AM 12,676 Views 2 Comments

“We heard a news report about people breaking into houses and hiding whiskey bottles, so if that’s the case…”

# drinking - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Irish people drink the equivalent of 29 litres of vodka each a year
# Alcohol Problems
# Alcohol Problems

Irish people drink the equivalent of 29 litres of vodka each a year

Jun 22nd 2016, 11:15 AM 22,369 Views 140 Comments

Our alcohol consumption is detailed in a new comprehensive report from the Health Research Board.

# drinking - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Grogans is just the best pub in Dublin to people watch with a pint
# Quintessential
From The Daily Edge
# Quintessential

Grogans is just the best pub in Dublin to people watch with a pint

Jun 21st 2016, 3:00 PM 6,381 Views 1 Comment

Sunny day, can’t be beat.

# drinking - Thursday 16 June, 2016

The 'sneaky naggin' is Ireland's grandest tradition and must be celebrated
# Crouching Tiger
From The Daily Edge
# Crouching Tiger

The 'sneaky naggin' is Ireland's grandest tradition and must be celebrated

Jun 16th 2016, 5:08 PM 8,101 Views 1 Comment

Our greatest skill.

# drinking - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

7 of Dublin's newest bars to visit in one simple pub crawl
# Brand New
From The Daily Edge
# Brand New

7 of Dublin's newest bars to visit in one simple pub crawl

Jun 15th 2016, 2:33 PM 11,556 Views 1 Comment

Take in some of Dublin’s newest pubs in one go.

# drinking - Sunday 12 June, 2016

17 things you'll only understand if you're a woman who loves her wine
# Wine O'clock
From The Daily Edge
# Wine O'clock

17 things you'll only understand if you're a woman who loves her wine

Jun 12th 2016, 1:00 PM 13,033 Views 6 Comments

Bottoms up, ladies.

# drinking - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

The 'crisp rule' is the most important piece of Irish pub etiquette
# Pub Crisps
From The Daily Edge
# Pub Crisps

The 'crisp rule' is the most important piece of Irish pub etiquette

Jun 8th 2016, 8:30 PM 9,357 Views 5 Comments

Listen up.

# drinking - Friday 3 June, 2016

Here's why Blue WKD was the ultimate alcopop of Irish teens
# Cheeky Wkds
From The Daily Edge
# Cheeky Wkds

Here's why Blue WKD was the ultimate alcopop of Irish teens

Jun 3rd 2016, 10:54 AM 25,909 Views 1 Comment

It’s what dreams are made of.