Tag Archives: bad habits

Growing use of smart drugs by students could be a recipe for disaster

The Conversation reports on the growing use of taking ‘smart drugs’ to cope with the pressure of exams.  So, is this a problem? Well, according to Simon Cotton, a senior researcher at The University of Birmingham, the answer is yes.

If you want to read more about the risks and the long-term effects of pill popping, check out the full article. 

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To be loaded

To be loaded.

The expression: ‘to be loaded’ means you have a lot of money. For example: I’ve just won the lottery and now I’m loaded.

By the way, do you know who the richest 10 people in Spain are? I reckon they are footballers.

Oh, before I forget, to be loaded, also means to be extremely drunk. In fact, on Saturday night I was loaded. Luckily, my friends helped me to find my home as I wasn’t sure which city I was in and I couldn’t remember my name! I also slept in my bath which was not comfortable. Drinking, wine, beer, spirits and shots on the same night is not advisable!

Anyone got any good recipes for hangovers?