Tag Archives: Department of Health

• New York City Banning Happy Hour? You’re kidding, right?

New York City Banning Happy Hour? You’re kidding, right?

Now that they have eliminated smoking from bars and passed a beloved letter grade system to let you know how clean the city’s restaurants are, the Department of Health has had some free time to focus on their next big fix for New York City. And the winner is a proposal to eliminate happy hours […]

• Diageo advises pregnant women on dangers of alcohol

Diageo advises pregnant women on dangers of alcohol

Pregnant women will be lectured on the dangers of drinking alcohol – in a  programme bankrolled by the world’s biggest spirits company. Diageo – which is behind drinks including Guinness, Baileys and Smirnoff Ice – will pay £4million so midwives can tell expectant mothers what most already know: to avoid alcohol. The British Medical Association […]