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Edmonton Launches Drinking Pilot in River Valley Designated Parks – Edmonton

A city council-approved pilot project to allow alcohol consumption in some Edmonton parks began on Friday. The pilot program will allow public consumption of alcohol in select River Valley parks from May 28 through October 11, 2021. There are 47 picnic sites in seven river valley parks where alcohol consumption will be permitted, about 25% […]

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There is no safe level of alcohol consumption

Dear Editor, On May 20 of this year, CNN reported on a groundbreaking study on alcohol and its effects on the brain. According to the report, there is no safe level of alcohol consumption. The Oxford study also indicates that alcohol consumption also reduces brain gray matter and that increased consumption is associated with poorer […]

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Safe drinking is a myth, study finds

(NEXSTAR) – Do you drink in moderation? A study from Oxford University has some bad news. The new observational studywhich has yet to be peer-reviewed, has determined that the only safe level of alcohol is zero when it comes to brain health. The researchers used brain scans of 25,000 UK residents to examine the effect […]

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Safe drinking is a myth, study finds | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. Do you drink in moderation? A study from Oxford University has bad news. The new observational studywhich has yet to be peer reviewed, has […]

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All alcohol consumption is harmful to the brain, study finds | Alcohol

According to a study of over 25,000 people in the UK, there is no safe amount of alcohol consumption for the brain, even “moderate” consumption negatively affects almost all of its parts. the study, which has yet to be peer-reviewed, suggests that the more alcohol one consumes, the more brain volume decreases. The more you […]

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Any alcohol consumption “harmful to the brain”

According to a study of more than 25,000 people, there is no safe amount of alcohol consumption for the brain, even “moderate” consumption negatively affects almost all of its parts. English study, which has yet to be peer-reviewed, suggests that the more alcohol one consumes, the more brain volume decreases. Indeed, the more you drink, […]

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Alcohol consumption in Italy increases by 250% during pandemic

Alcohol consumption in Italy increased by 250% during the covid-19 pandemic. The Istituto Superiore di Sanità (the Italian Institute of Health) is sounding the alarm: the domestic consumption of alcoholic beverages has climbed to 250% during the pandemic and containment. “The isolation,” explains the ISS, “has led to an increase in uncontrolled alcohol consumption, digital […]

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Saskatchewan. politicians prepare for public drinking in city parks

Breadcrumb Links Saskatchewan Politics NDP Leader Ryan Meili pondered the idea on Thursday, and a government minister said he was in full agreement with the municipalities. Saskatchewan NDP Leader Ryan Meili speaks at a ‘save our summer’ event with ideas on how to preserve a fun summer despite ongoing public health restrictions. Photo by TROY […]

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Modified alcohol consumption during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown | Nutrition review

A total of 2,070 participants completed the questionnaires, with 1,961 young adults (50 or younger) and 106 mature adults (over 50) included in the analysis. The return rates for online and paper surveys were 24% (1,980 of 8,252) and 41% (77 of 187), respectively. The mean age was 23.3 ± 4.1 and 66.7 ± 9.7, […]