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Balance Update: Alcohol strongly linked to stomach cancer

Posted 22/04/16

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Middle-aged drinkers hitting weekly alcohol limit in a single night
Middle-aged Brits are regularly hitting their weekly recommended alcohol limit during just one night’s drinking, research claims.  Click here to read more...

Trade associations want to stop off-trade selling of alcohol to minors
It’s too easy for minors to buy alcohol in supermarkets in the EU, say local trade associations, who are stepping up their efforts to promote responsible drinking.   Click here to read more...

New research reveals surprising insight into British drinking culture
The study by the University of Sheffield's Alcohol Research Group, funded by Alcohol Research UK, shows that while heavy drinking is still commonplace, much consumption is moderate and sociable.  Click here to read more...

Alcohol ‘strongly’ linked to stomach cancer
There is “strong evidence” that consuming three or more alcoholic drinks per day “significantly increases” the risk of stomach cancer, according to a new report by the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF).  Click here to read more

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