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Alcohol consumption of the middle-aged woman

New research from Edith Cowan University (ECU) say that women aged 50-70 are more likely than younger women to consume alcohol at levels that exceed low risk drinking guidelines. Many middle-aged and young-old women who consume alcohol at high risk levels tend to perceive their drinking as normal and acceptable, …

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Boomers’ problematic drinking

Teen alcohol use is dropping off in New Zealand, but the number of older drinkers now consuming alcohol at levels hazardous to their health has significantly increased in recent years, according to the New Zealand Medical Association (NZMA). An article in the New Zealand Medical Journal says alcohol is still …

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