Experts agree: swapping alcohol for meals is a health risk
Experts agree: swapping alcohol for meals is a health risk

A diet fad known as alcorexia or drunkorexia occurs when people who want to slim down skip their meals for alcohol.  It is quick and easy to use a calorie counter to compare food with alcohol and make the necessary trade-offs.

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ARA in partnership with SALTHA host Taverners' Imbizo
ARA in partnership with SALTHA host Taverners' Imbizo
ARA and SALTHA to host Taverners' Imbizo
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The ARA is registered as a non-profit organisation (NPO) with the Department of Social Development and is focused on the prevention of the negative consequences of alcohol abuse. The association’s mission is to reduce alcohol-related harm through combating the misuse and abuse of alcohol beverages and promoting only their responsible use... read more

The focus of the ARA is:

  • Prevention through education
  • Self regulation
  • Participation in public policy development

“The ARA’s mission is to  reduce alcohol-related harm through combating the misuse and abuse of  alcohol beverages and promoting only their responsible use.”


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