health

French doctors criticise Macron government’s failure to tackle the ‘wine taboo’

Nine French doctors have rounded on President Emmanuel Macron and accused him of “endangering the health of the French people” with his recent positive comments about wine and failure to address the belief that wine is less dangerous than other alcoholic drinks.

Red wine used to heal broken hearts

Scientists at the University of Louisiana have reported on another breakthrough in medical science that harnesses the power of antioxidants found in red wine and uses them to help fight heart disease.

Red wine can ‘help fight tooth decay’

New research has added further weight to the theory that wine, specifically the polyphenols found in red wine, could help fight tooth decay and gum disease.

MUP ‘not silver bullet’ says Welsh Assembly

With the Welsh Assembly preparing to debate and vote on the implementation of minimum unit pricing next week, assembly members have warned that it is not a “silver bullet” with which to tackle alcohol harm.

Beer spa opens in Iceland

July 27th, 2017

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