It's coming up to the new year, and this is usually the time of year when we all pledge to make a new year's resolution, or have various newspapers and magazine dietitians wave their fingers and admonish us about the numerous dangers to our health. Fairly sensible when you've probably been overdoing the drink and overindulging on the turkey...
Usually January is like the hangover month for the beginning of the year, when those of us who enjoy boozing try to go sober for a while... or for a few days anyway. All this amid warnings about the dangers of alcoholism. It's no wonder people go teetotal.
But the thing is, it might well be that giving up drinking is more irresponsible that cutting it out completely. A new study conducted by the University of Oxford has discovered that for men, going out for a few pints isn't just fun, it's downright essential. In fact, according to this report, us dudes have to go out twice a week by necessity. Finally; some good news at last.
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