Keyword: alcohol

French urged to cut down on their drinking

National campaign to encourage the French to cut down on their drinking came after study showing a quarter of them over-consume wine.

France in denial over alcohol abuse, says health minister

Marisol Touraine says that wine and alcohol lobby in France is powerful and has 'got it into people’s heads that wine is good for the health'.

French parliament backs loosening of alcohol advertising ban

An amendment to the 1991 Evin Law which bans TV and cinema ads for alcohol, draws disticntion between advertising and 'information'.