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Sunday 5 July 2015

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UK reviewing alcohol intake guidelines

Health officials are to review the government’s drinking guidelines, as research linking moderate drinking to cancer leads to increased pressure from medics.

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Red wine could help fight depression

A component found in the skins of red grapes could be used to treat depression by reducing inflammation of the brain, a US study has suggested.

Monday, June 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Is powder the future of food?

A powdered food brand has launched in the UK that aims to change the way people consume, treating food as fuel rather than one of life’s great pleasures.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Red wine can help you lose weight

Resveratrol, an antioxidant found in the skin of red grapes, has been found to reduce weight gain by turning “white” fat into calorie-burning “brown” fat.

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 2 Comments »

Young drinking rates on decline in US

Underage and binge drinking rates among young people in America are falling, according to a US government study, mirroring similar trends in the UK.

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Under 18s drinking less than adults

The number of alcohol-specific hospital admissions of young people has dropped by 40% in the last six years, according to figures released by Public Health England.

Monday, June 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Middle-aged heavier drinkers than teens

Over half of middle-aged Brits don’t want advice on how to moderate their drinking and typically drink more than their younger counterparts.

Friday, May 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Moderate drinking harmful in later life

Drinking two or more alcoholic beverages daily may damage the heart of elderly people, according to research in an American Heart Association journal.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

Beer secret to a long life, says 110-year-old

A 110-year-old man, thought to be the oldest living person in the US, says drinking a can of beer everyday is the secret to living a long life.

Friday, May 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Tequila could help with weight-loss

While not normally considered part of a healthy diet, scientists have discovered that the sugars found in Tequila may beneficial to weight-loss and treating diabetes.

Monday, May 11th, 2015 No Comments »

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