health

You can now track your alcohol consumption with Amazon Alexa

Cancer Research UK has teamed up with Amazon to develop a new skill for the online retailer’s voice-activated digital assistant Alexa, allowing users to track their alcohol consumption using the device.

Study on rising alcoholism called out

A study asserting that the rate of alcoholism in the US increased by 49% between 2001 to 2013 has been criticised for using allegedly compromised data to reach its conclusions, with a fellow federal study finding that alcoholism was in decline.

Dentist warns of ‘the Prosecco smile’

Brits are in danger of developing tooth decay from drinking too much Prosecco a dentist has warned in a worrying trend he’s dubbing “the Prosecco smile”.

Industry accused of spreading lies about alcohol and health

A report by UK academics has accused the drinks industry of, “actively disseminating misinformation about alcohol and cancer risk, particularly breast cancer,” comparing it to the tobacco industry’s “denial, distortion and distraction tactics”.

Beer spa opens in Iceland

July 27th, 2017

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