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Alcohol limit ‘should be cut for public health’ – Health News – NHS Choices.

NHS Choices examines the science behind the newspaper headlines.


There has long been debate over the level of both harm and protection offered by alcohol, particularly over whether any protective effect alcohol may have on the heart actually outweighs its role in various chronic diseases. This complex study created a detailed model to simulate, using the best available evidence, the relationship between alcohol levels and the incidence of chronic disease.

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