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18 July 2019 - Nutraingredients - Study boosts microbiome fitness and diet quality link
9 July 2019 - Science Direct - Food and alcohol reduce activity in 'hunger neurons' via different brain pathways
Quitting alcohol may improve mental well-being, health-related quality of life
Drinking alcohol even at conception damages placenta development: study
10 June 2019 - MedicalXpress - New report card could mark governments' progress in improving preconception health
Drinking alcohol at conception shown to harm brain development (in rats) – new study
14 May 2019 - The Conversation - These 5 foods are claimed to improve our health. But the amount we’d need to consume to benefit is… a lot
No safe amount of alcohol during pregnancy, suggest researchers
Binge drinking in adolescence may increase risk for anxiety later in life
27 February 2019 - Science Daily - Smoking and alcohol: Double trouble for the brain?
6 February 2019 - Science Daily - Heavy drinking in teens causes lasting changes in emotional center of brain
First UK estimates of children who could have conditions caused by drinking in pregnancy
27 November 2018 - MedicalXpress - Certain dietary or nutritional supplements could improve sperm quality
23 November 2018 - The Conversation - Is alcohol bad for you? It depends on the drink and how you drink it
28 August 2018 - The Conversation - The hidden costs of a hangover
22 August 2018 - MedicalXpress - Lifestyle factors linked to brain health of young adults
16 August 2018 - The Conversation - Is beer good for you?
14 August 2018 - MedicalXpress - Mixing energy drinks with alcohol could enhance the negative effects of binge drinking
1 August 2018 - Science Daily - Both long term abstinence and heavy drinking may increase dementia risk
9 July 2018 - Nutraingredients - Actions of green tea and red wine compounds may slow neurodegeneration: Study
19 June 2018 - MedicalXpress - Binge drinking during youth may impact future offspring
Women need better information about drinking in pregnancy
24 April 2018 - Science Daily - Maternal binge drinking linked to mood problems and alcohol abuse in offspring
21 February 2018 - MedicalXpress - Largest study of its kind finds alcohol use biggest risk factor for dementia
18 January 2018 - MedicalXpress - Wine is good for you - to a point
3 January 2018 - The Conversation - Five reasons why we overeat
8 November 2017 - MedicalXpress - Insomnia linked to alcohol-use frequency among early adolescents, says new psychology study
6 November 2017 - The Conversation - It’s not just mums who need to avoid alcohol when trying for a baby
30 October 2017 - Science Daily - Early age of drinking leads to neurocognitive and neuropsychological damage
24 October 2017 - MedicalXpress - There is no safe amount of alcohol during pregnancy, new study shows
29 September 2017 - MedicalXpress - The food ingredient hordenine in beer activates the reward centre in the brain
14 September 2017 - MedicalXpress - Young binge drinkers show altered brain activity
12 September 2017 - The Conversation - Health risks of light drinking in pregnancy confirms that abstention is the safest approach
4 September 2017 - Science Daily - Heavy alcohol use alters brain functioning differently in young men and women
21 August 2017 - Science Daily - What is the global prevalence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder?
1 August 2017 - Science Daily - For white middle class, moderate drinking is linked to cognitive health in old age
06 March 2016 - Nutraingredients - Caffeine opinion not measuring effect of 5 Red Bulls and a bottle of vodka: EFSA
Robert Lustig: the man who believes sugar is poison
17 January 2015 - ScienceDaily - Pre-sleep drinking disrupts sleep
01 November 2014 - MNT - Teen binge drinking linked to long-term brain changes
27 October 2014 - Science Daily - People with mental health disorders twice as likely to have heart disease or stroke
14 September 2014 - MNT - Foetal exposure to binge drinking can affect child's mental health and school results
06 August 2014 - Nature World News - Saturated Fats' Role in Type-2 Diabetes More Complex than Previously Considered
Development of brain function altered by prenatal alcohol exposure
Pre-pregnancy risk drinking predicts toddler behavior problems
18 June 2014 - The Conversation - Lifestyle diseases make global health promotion more difficult than ever
13 May 2014 - BBC website - Red wine health benefits 'overhyped'