Alcohol consumption

Tips for reducing alcohol consumption – Forbes Health

If you identify with any of the above scenarios, try the expert advice below to cut down on your alcohol intake (or even eliminate it altogether). 1. Measure your drinks. “The first step is to understand how much you are actually drinking,” says Katie Witkiewitz, Ph.D., professor of psychology at the University of New Mexico […]

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Alcohol consumption in Scotland drops to lowest level since 1994

Public Health Scotland has revealed that last year alcohol consumption in Scotland – estimated from alcohol retail sales – fell to its lowest level in 26 years. Data from the Monitoring and Evaluating Scotland’s Alcohol Strategy (MESAS) program showed that 9.4 liters of pure alcohol were sold per adult, which equates to an average consumption […]

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U.S. alcohol consumption at highest level since 2002

Alcohol consumption in the United States rose 2% last year, marking its biggest rise since 2002, new data from beverage market analysis IWSR has revealed. According to the IWSR, the rise in consumption in the United States last year was driven by at-home consumption fueled by the pandemic. The upward trend is expected to continue […]

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The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on alcohol consumption is far from “one size fits all”

Newswise – Ongoing analysis of the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on alcohol and related findings shows COVID-related stressors experienced by study participants – including work-related stressors , finances and family – have varying impact on individuals with and without alcohol use disorders (AUD). These results will be shared during the 44e Annual Scientific Meeting […]

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Alcohol consumption in the United States is turning back to on-trade

As an increasing number of Americans are fully immunized and bars and restaurants increase in capacity, there is an increase in retail sales. However, off-premises alcohol sales remain well above pre-pandemic levels. “This clearly indicates that not all drinkers are returning and that alcohol consumption continues to shift more towards consumption at home, compared to […]

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Vail changes drinking zones

The village of Vail is teeming with people enjoying the closing day festivities on April 17th in Vail. The outdoor common consumption zones located in Vail Village, which had been in place since June 23, 2020, have been removed.Daily archive photo With COVID-19 restrictions lifted and restaurants and bars now allowed to operate at full […]

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The UK is the only country among 21 countries where alcohol consumption has increased during the Covid pandemic

While Europe dries up… Britain drinks! The UK is the only country among 21 countries where alcohol consumption has increased during the Covid pandemic, research shows Researchers have found that the UK is the only country out of 21 to have increased its alcohol consumption The volunteers asked how often they drank and how much […]