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How weekend binge drinking can affect academic performance

Find out if weekend binge drinking has an effect on your academic performance during the week.
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7 ways to help yourself and others navigate the drinking scene

How to turn down (and respond when someone turns down) a drink.
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Ask the doc: “How much drinking is considered harmful?”

—Aaron P.*, University of Victoria, British Columbia Before diving into this question, first know that, depending on your province, the minimum legal age for drinking alcohol is 18 or 19.Now, let us consider how...
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Making social gatherings fun for everyone: A guide for hosts and guests

Rate this article and enter to winSocial events are an important part of campus culture—and of the university and college experience. They’re a chance to make new connections, bond with friends, and let loose...
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With someone who drank too much? How you can help

Rate this article and enter to winWe all know this scenario: You’re out with your friends and everyone is enjoying themselves—swaying to the music, unwinding, and perhaps throwing back a few drinks. But you...
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Drinking? 7 ways to get what you want from it

 Having the drink without the downsideDo you choose to drink alcohol? If so, chances are you’re interested in figuring out how to get alcohol’s buzz (feeling chatty, relaxed, and socially connected) while avoiding its negative effects (feeling tired,...
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Drinking? The science of the buzz and how you can control it

 The science of drinking: How to make it work better for youIf you choose to drink alcohol, you’re likely familiar with the relaxed, chatty buzz that may come early in the evening—and the slump that sometimes...
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The student guide to going out

Rate this article and enter to winGoing to a party? Or throwing one? Party-throwers and party-goers play a vital role in shaping the sexual culture of your campus. Party-throwers are the social engineers who...
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The power of placebo: Is it the alcohol – or is it partly in...

Rate this article and enter to winThe minimum legal age for drinking alcohol in most provinces is 19.Anyone who has tried alcohol knows that it affects how we feel, communicate, and behave. After a...
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Do you drink?: Exploring the reasons behind your choices

Rate this article and enter to winYou’re probably familiar with stories about drinking in university, but have you ever given much thought to why you choose to drink alcohol or not? The latest research...