advertisement
04 October 2016

Who do you think consumes more alcohol – singles or people in relationships?

Who do you think consumes more alcohol – singles or people in relationships? Analysing the drinking behaviour of nearly 5000 Americans, scientists have recently found that folks who live together or are married tend to drink less alcohol and drink less often than those who are single or divorced. According to one of the researchers, Diana Dinescu of the University of Virginia, "once you're in a committed relationship, your drinking frequency declines permanently, whereas quantity goes back up if you exit that relationship".

advertisement

Live healthier

Gut health »

Can't lose weight? Blame it on your gut

Our nutrition experts weigh in on why gut health is such an important factor in weight loss, on World Obesity Day.

Sleep better »

Yes, there is such a thing as too much sleep

A new study confirms that too little sleep can impair your brain, but interestingly, too much sleep is also a problem.