When it comes to taxes on the drinks industry – both import/export tarrifs and duty – a lower rate doesn’t just mean more jobs and growth, but also less criminality and ill-health, writes Ron Emler.
An illegal distillery that made fake vodka from windscreen wash that would have “posed a real threat to public safety” has been shut down by UK Trading Standards.
Amare Stroudemire of the New York Knicks has opened up about his unconventional ritual of bathing in a tub of red wine, by inviting a reporter to take part.
Deaths related to alcohol abuse in the UK are at their lowest level in 15 years, new figures from the Office of National Statistics show.
Women trying for a baby or in the first three months of pregnancy should abstain from alcohol entirely, updated UK health guidelines state.
Drinking red wine could help overweight people burn fat better and improve liver function, according to a study by US scientists.
Labels carrying calorie information are prompting an increased number of people to swap food for alcohol, causing concern among health experts.
Two men from Oscar’s Wine Bar & Bistro in Lancaster, England, where a woman suffered life-threatening injuries after drinking a cocktail containing liquid nitrogen, have appeared in court.
Scientists in China have claimed that drinking beer could help protect the brain from a number of degenerative brain diseases, including Alzheimer’s.
Drinking five or six days a week, compared with drinking daily, can reduce your chance of developing cirrhosis of the liver, a recent study has claimed.
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