Bipolar disorder and alcoholism often occur together. Up to half the people who have bipolar disorder also struggle with alcoholism.
Vicks VapoRub doesn't relieve nasal congestion. But the strong menthol odor of VapoRub tricks your brain, so you feel like you're breathing through an unclogged nose. By contrast, decongestant tablets and nasal sprays sold over-the-counter appear to narrow blood vessels in the lining of your nose, leading to reduced swelling in your nasal passages.
Whitening toothpaste can appear to whiten teeth slightly by removing surface stains, such as those caused by drinking coffee or smoking. However, whitening toothpastes can't change the natural color of your teeth or lighten a stain that goes deeper than a tooth's surface.
Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a report recommending that women of childbearing age who aren’t taking birth control abstain from drinking alcohol.
Russell Gold, senior energy reporter for The Wall Street Journal and the inaugural Energy Journalism Fellow at UT Austin, offered his perspective on the energy bust at panel during UT Energy Week. Below are highlights from Gold’s remarks, reflecting his own opinion.