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5 Reasons to Reduce Alcohol Intake

5 Reasons to Reduce Alcohol Intake

Reports in the press often give conflicting advice about whether drinking alcohol in moderation is good or bad for you. But one thing’s for certain: Heavy alcohol consumption is a risk factor for all types of stroke. (1) Drinking alcohol raises blood pressure;...

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Top 5 Alcohol-free Cocktails

Top 5 Alcohol-free Cocktails

Regularly drinking large amounts of alcohol greatly increases your risk of stroke. Most governments around the world recommend drinking low-to-moderate quantities and avoiding binge drinking, where large volumes are consumed in a short space of time. If you can, try...

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How Alcohol Affects Your Brain

How Alcohol Affects Your Brain

Poor memory, slurred speech, impaired coordination. We know that excessive alcohol consumption affects our brain function in the short-term. But how can its impact on the brain potentially lead to stroke? Stroke is an attack on the brain Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs)...

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