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Facebook Alcohol
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January 22, 2013, No comments

As a former drinker, I find it easy to forget what life was like with alcohol. Fortunately, Facebook is always around to help me remember. Nearly 5 million Facebook users […]

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Dry January – Is It Worth It?

January 1, 2013, 8 Comments

It’s that time of year again when some people decide to take a month off from drinking alcohol. But is there any point? The short answer is maybe. T ...

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Working Classes and Clinking Glasses: Manchester’s Temperance Exhibition

July 13, 2012, 4 Comments

On one side of the River Irwell, the People’s History Museum is hosting an exhibition on the Temperance movement. On the other, the empty beer kegs ...

Alcohol Awareness

Were You Aware?

November 20, 2011, 3 Comments

Today is the last day of Alcohol Awareness Week 2011. If you weren’t aware of it then maybe the awareness week needs more publicity – perhaps even ...

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    10 Great Reasons to Stop Drinking
    September 10, 2011, No comments

    1. Keep your organs unpickled “Livers are important,” says Hugh Laurie’s character in House. “You can’t live without them, hence the name.” Excess drink can have serious, negatives effect on […]