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Friday 12 February 2016

health

Tennent’s first to include calorie info

Tennent’s Lager is to become the first alcoholic product in the UK and Ireland to display calorie information on its packaging.

Thursday, February 11th, 2016 No Comments »

UK: Alcohol-related deaths soar since 1994

The number of deaths linked to alcohol consumption in the UK has nearly doubled in the last 20 years, new figures reveal, leading to stark warnings from health campaigners.

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Don’t drink if you’re not on birth control, women told

Women shouldn’t drink unless they are on birth control because they run the risk of getting pregnant and damaging their unborn child, a prominent health group has claimed.

Thursday, February 4th, 2016 9 Comments »

Think about cancer before drinking – Davies

England’s chief medical officer has urged women to “do as I do” and think about cancer before having a glass of wine.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 6 Comments »

77% of Brits support lower drink-drive limit

A large majority of British people are in favour of lowering the drink-drive limit, a new survey by the Alcohol Health Alliance has found.

Monday, February 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Going to the pub is good for you, study says

Regularly going to your local pub makes you happier, healthier and more sociable, new research from Oxford University has found.

Sunday, January 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo enhances online nutrition info

Diageo has revamped its consumer information site DrinkIQ to include improved nutritional information for all of its brands.

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Red wine prevents erectile dysfunction

Red wine and berries are “sexual super foods” that can help prevent erectile dysfunction, a new study has found.

Thursday, January 14th, 2016 No Comments »

UK alcohol guidance ‘out of line’ with Europe

New guidance on alcohol consumption has seen the allowance for men slashed by seven units per week, putting UK advice wildly “out of line” with Europe.

Friday, January 8th, 2016 3 Comments »

Craft beer and yoga trend on the rise

Yogis are flocking to their local craft breweries as they become the new most popular place to say, “om”.

Friday, January 8th, 2016 1 Comment »

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