This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Stop Drinking

Here's how a substantial phase of sobriety could affect your immune system, sleep, and even your skin.


It Was Only When I Quit Drinking That I Realised How Bad It Was For Me

Maybe some of us need pictures of liver cirrhosis on bottles of gin.


One Night a Week, This London Thai Restaurant Only Serves Offal

Smoking Goat’s weekly “Offal Monday” menu saves underused cuts of meat from the bin by turning them into delicious curry.


How Much Good Does Not Drinking for a Month Actually Do?

January seems like the perfect month to lay off the booze for a bit, but why would you? Why?


I'm Bored Unless I'm Drunk, But Is That Actually a Problem?

I'm not an alcoholic, I just like getting buzzed as regularly as possible. So I tried to find an expert to tell me whether that was OK.


Your Liver Will Thank You For Drinking Hoppy Beers

According to a recent study, hoppier beers such as IPAs seems to be less harmful to the liver than straight alcohol and even hop-less beer.


This Company Claims to Have Made a Vodka That Won't Cause Any Liver Damage

A team of scientists has worked tirelessly to create what they call the world’s first "functional spirit."


I Consulted Some Experts to Find Out Whether I'm a Weekend Warrior or a Problem Drinker

A "drinking problem" can be a little hard to pin down, medically speaking.


What It's Like Growing Up on an Organ-Transplant Waitlist

"When I was eight months old doctors gave me a few months to live. Then I was put on the organ-waiting list."


The Politics of Food: Foie Gras

As the debate rages on, Dave Arnold visits both sides of the foie gras world and discovers why there’s so much controversy surrounding this popular delicacy.