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"Alcohol switches the brain into starvation mode, increasing hunger and appetite, scientists have discovered," BBC News reports. Research in mice found alcohol increased activity in a set of brain cells used to regulate appetite…
Take a month off and see the benefits to your waistline, wallet and general health.
"Binge drinking peaks at 25 … but by middle age he's drinking daily," the Mail Online reports.
A new study has found that alcohol consumption is more likely to rise to risky levels in employees who work more than 48 hours per week.
Head of Public Health England warns alcohol has become the "silent killer" among working Brits.
“Just five alcoholic drinks a week could reduce sperm quality,” The Guardian reports.
“‘Hundreds of lives lost' over failure to bring in minimum alcohol pricing,” The Independent reports.
“A single glass of wine or beer at the age of 14 can help a young teenager along the path to binge drinking,” the Daily Mail warns.