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Alcohol units

55 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 04 January 2013

We all want to believe that a little bit of alcohol can be good for us but what's the truth? Dr Michael Mosley examines the Government guidelines.

Drivers in France beware; the police are removing hundreds of speed camera signs but the cameras will still work. The French government say the subterfuge is necessary to help reduce death on the nation's roads.

The Persimmon is an exotic fruit that looks a bit like tomato and sales in the UK have rocketed after it was declared a new super food.


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  • Persimmon Fruit

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  • Michae Mosley - Alcohol

    In the final report examining the science behind health advice Michael looks at alcohol.

  • Public Health Messages

    Public Health minister Anna Soubry responds to Michael Moseley reports on health messages.


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