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There Has Been A Study In Britain Some Of Us Consumed To Much Alcohol

There Has Been A Study In Britain Some Of Us Consumed To Much Alcohol

Experts think the “missing units” are consumed on special occasions like birthdays and weddings, which drinkers fail to count.

The amount of alcohol consumed in England has been underestimated by the equivalent of 12 million bottles of wine a week, according to new research.

Sales figures have long indicated people drink significantly more than official reports suggest.

Experts believe the “missing units” are consumed during special occasions like birthdays, weddings and holidays. read more

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M&S Says Sorry Over Alcohol Refusal

M&S Says Sorry Over Alcohol Refusal

Marks & Spencer has apologised after a Muslim member of staff refused to sell alcohol to a customer.

The retailer said that when employees have religious beliefs that restrict what foods or drinks they can handle, it tries to place them in a “suitable role”.

An M&S spokeswoman said: “We regret that in the case highlighted we were not following our own internal policy.”

The issue arose after an unnamed customer at a London store told the Telegraph they were surprised when an “extremely apologetic” Muslim checkout worker asked for them to wait for another till to become available. read more

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Death Rate Britain Lagging On Life Expectancy

Death Rate Britain Lagging On Life Expectancy

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Alcohol, tobacco and obesity are factors that cause younger briton’s  death.

Britons are more likely to die early than people in most wealthy nations, research suggests – and experts are warning the gap is widening.

The statistics showed that UK is now 14th out of 19 Western countries for life expectancy.In 1990, Britain ranked tenth in a league table – with Alzheimer’s disease, cirrhosis of the liver and drug use disorders being blamed for our falling position.

The research was published as Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt prepares to address a “shocking underperformance” that is costing 30,000 lives every year. read more

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