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Cheers to Alcohol Awareness Month

April is alcohol awareness monthMillions of Americans enjoy relaxing with a glass of wine, enjoying a beer during the game, or commemorating a milestone with a champagne toast; however, it is important to keep in mind that the old saying, “If some is good, more is better,” can be dangerous when it comes to alcohol consumption. What better a time than during April, Alcohol Awareness Month, to think about the safety of our alcohol consumption habits.

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A call for action: alcohol beverage labeling


As we mark Alcohol Awareness Month, we wish to draw attention to the fact that there is an important tool to inform and educate consumers about
what’s in a serving of an alcoholic beverage that is largely unused – the alcohol beverage label.

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Alcohol: How it all adds up

Wine. Beer. Wine cooler. Cocktail. Mixed drink. Different kinds of drinks, different amounts of alcohol, right? Wrong!

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