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Health Experts Say Alcohol Limit for Men Should Be One Drink a Day

Health Experts Say Alcohol Limit for Men Should Be One Drink a Day

Experts are saying there shouldn’t be a gender gap when it comes to safer drinking. On Thursday, a committee of experts brought together by the U.S. government to work on updating the country’s Dietary Guidelines for Americans released their recommendations. Among them: Both men and women should limit their consumption…

Prospective Fathers Should Avoid Binge Drinking, Study Finds

Prospective Fathers Should Avoid Binge Drinking, Study Finds

Prospective parents — but especially dads — might be wise to avoid too much alcohol, according to a new study out this week. It suggests that women and men who binge drink in the months before conception are more likely to have children with congenital heart defects, with the father’s…