Smoking and Drinking By The Numbers

Hi, I’m Brian Bienkowski and this is By The Numbers. This week: Smoking and Drinking68% of adults say they’re regular buyers of alcohol35% of people between 23 and 39 said they know more about whiskey brands now than they did two years ago15% of US adults smoke cigarettes and cigarette related illnesses cost over 300 […]

This Much Will Kill You

We all know to stay away from poisons.Like mercury where ingesting a 200 milligram dose would kill you.Or polonium which only requires 1 g of vaporized substance to wipe out 50 million people!But did know that 70 cups of coffee contains enough caffeine to kill a 70 kg person?This amount of caffeine can trigger heart […]