Encouraging the French to Drink Less Wine? Good Luck!

In today’s “good luck with that!” department, health officials in France have launched an advisory campaign aimed at encouraging residents to drink less wine.

According to Santé Publique France, almost a quarter of French adults are regularly drinking too much alcohol. This level of drinking is killing 41,000 people a year, which experts consider an avoidable death (just like smoking, which is France’s #1 preventable killer).

The health agency is advising that people drink no more than two glasses of wine per day. Read more.

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