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Two drink-free days a week needed
People should have at least two days a week completely clear of alcohol, a group of MPs says.BBC News: Two drink-free days a week needed, MPs' report says
It is one of the recommendations in a report by the Commons science and technology committee, which is calling for a review of all government guidelines on alcohol in the UK
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Alcohol units guide
A report by a group of MPs has expressed concern that government guidelines on how much alcohol people should drink "appeared to endorse daily drinking".BBC News: Alcohol units guide
Here we show what the government recommends and what the units actually mean.
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Background: MPs urge Government to review its drinking guidelines
Read the report of the Government's Select Committee on alcohol published in Janaury 2012.Parliament: Select Committee report on alcohol
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