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Studies Claim Alcohol Helps You Live Longer

According to studies, drinking a couple of glasses of beer or wine a night could actually help you live longer, as long as you’re drinking moderately and sticking to the recommended daily limits. Researchers examined the lives of people who lived passed the age of 90 and found that there were 5 factors linked to […]

People in Cold Climates Drink More Alcohol

According to research out of the United States, people living in cold climates with less sunlight are more likely to drink heavily. Researchers discovered a link between average temperature and hours of sunlight and alcohol consumption. They examined data from 193 countries, discovering evidence that climate contributed to more binge drinking and liver disease. An […]

Doctors Warn About Problematic Drinking in Over Fifties

According to a New Zealand Massey University study, an alarmingly large number of older people are drinking to dangerous levels, causing concern among Australian and overseas doctors. Up to 40 per cent of older people are drinking 5 or more times weekly and binge drinking, increasing the likelihood of sickness and disease. Sadly this age […]

Christmas Cocktail Ideas

If you’re bored with the same old cocktails for Christmas year after year, why not try one of these instead? There’s something for everyone here, just make sure you and your guests are being responsible and drinking in moderation.  

Stay Safe This Summer and Don’t Drink and Swim

As part of its Respect the River campaign, Royal Life Saving Australia is warning Australians not to drink and swim this summer, especially around rivers and creeks. According to statistics 1087 people have drowned in rivers, streams and creeks over the last 15 years and 80 per cent of these were men – half of […]

Researchers Say Cold Climate Residents Drink More

According to research out of the United States, people in cold climates with less sunlight are more likely to drink heavily. Researchers have found a link between average temperature and hours of sunlight and alcohol consumption.They examined data from 193 countries, leading to evidence that climate contributed to a higher incidence of binge drinking and […]

How Much is Too Much when it comes to Alcohol?

We’ll probably be reaching for that alcoholic drink more than usual over the holidays to help us relax, socialise and even enjoy our meals but these drinks are mostly high in calories and lacking nutrients. Too much alcohol can contribute to chronic diseases. The recommended daily limit is 2 standard drinks and it’s also recommended […]

Mums Message After Daughters Lethal Vodka Experiment

Paris Kamper was a vibrant 15 year old teen who died after experimenting with alcohol. Her heartbroken mother has a message after the tragic death, warning other parents of the risks of social media and it’s influence, and excessive drinking. The tragedy occurred in June when Paris went outside to play with the family dogs […]

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