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Artichoke vs. Alcohol

Artichokes often get a bad rap due to their quirky appearance, preparation requirements and reputation as an uppity cosmopolitan side dish, but it turns out they may have a purpose after all. Rumors have been circulating for some time that artichokes and artichoke extract may help cure hangovers, even resulting in the manufacture and marketing

Milk Thistle and Alcohol

Wetting Your Whistle? Think Milk Thistle You might be surprised to find that a weed found growing along most any country road in America could help save your life if you’re in the habit of wetting your whistle with alcoholic beverages. Milk thistle, also known as lady’s thistle or holy thistle, is a green flowering