Warnings from the Institute for Alcohol Studies (IAS) are out of proportion and risk undermining broader health advice, says Guardian columnist Anne Perkins. … I think children are made of sterner stuff than the IAS wants us to believe.
Note: By the same token, parents are made of “sterner stuff” than Anne Perkins wants us to believe. It is surely possible to be encouraged to think about the pros and cons of our choices without being wracked with guilt? ■