Are you in drink denial? Half of adults down too much alcohol yet barely a quarter admit doing so

Are you in drink denial Half of adults down too much alcohol yet barely a quarter admit doing soFemale binge drinker drinks six units at least one day a week A male bring drinker consumes eight units at least one day a week By Sophie Borland PUBLISHED: 00:15 GMT, 27 February 2013 | UPDATED: 00:15 GMT, 27 February 2013 A unit is a small glass of wine, half a pint of lager or a measure of spirits Millions of adults fool themselves into thinking they are modest drinkers when they down enough to be classed as ‘bingers’, a study suggests.

How a daily tipple helps heart attack survivors live longer

How a daily tipple helps heart attack survivors live longer | UPDATED: 00:46 GMT, 28 March 2012 New findings: A couple of drinks each day helps heart attack survivors live longer, a study claims A couple of drinks each day helps heart attack survivors live longer, a study claims.

Two-day hangover becomes the norm as stressed workers are going on marathon drinking binges

Two-day hangover becomes the norm as stressed workers are going on marathon drinking binges Two-day hangovers have become the norm for office workers as staff relieve stress by going on weekend-long drinking sessions. British employees under record levels of pressure are relieving the tension with marathon alcohol binges, which start on Thursday night and continue until Sunday evening.