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Balance Update: Men push women off #DryJanuary wagon

Posted 06/01/17

National:

Young alcoholics cases on rise, survey shows
A growing number of young people are seeking help for alcohol addiction, Alcoholics Anonymous says.  Click here to read more...

Drinkers urged to cut down as Wetherspoons cuts prices
PUB-GOERS are being encouraged by a national chain to enjoy even more alcohol in a January sale - but health officials urge drinkers to consider cutting down. Click here to read more...

Alcohol linked to heart attack: Excessive drinking increases risk of FATAL episode
DRINKING excessive amounts of alcohol can increase a person's chances of dying from a heart attack. Click here to read more...

Men push women off #DryJanuary wagon
Men are more likely to push their female partners off the #DryJanuary wagon, goad them into breaking healthy drinking plans and consume more alcohol than the other way round.   Click here to read more...

Children whose parents give them sips of alcohol 'more likely' to drink as teens
Children who are given alcohol by their parents are more likely to be drinking full serves of alcohol by the time they are 15 or 16, a study published in the journal Psychological Medicine found.  Click here to read more...