Our occasional round up of alcohol headlines 8th of April
The alcohol industry gave the US government money to prove moderate drinking is safe
This is a really disturbing. The major US institution on drugs and alcohol has accepted alcohol industry money to do a major piece of research. The research shows when industry fund a study the results tend to be positive for industry. A major conflict of interest. What were they thinking? Shows the power of the alcohol industry.
I’ve realised my fiancée is drinking too much
A bride to be realises she does not want her life to revolve around alcohol. But her family can’t see the problem. Some useful advice.
The Ant McPartlin case proves we have double standards around drinking
Lucy Rocca describes the mixed messages we give about alcohol. Well worthwhile reading this.
I was basically trying to keep up with men in their 40s.
This business professional got trapped in alcohol but has turned her life around.
Passengers stranded at airport as pilot found drunk
Over 100 people stranded when airport employee noticed pilot was swaying as he walked. You’d feel sorry for the passengers. let’s hope that pilot gets the help he needs.