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Is “Dry January” something worth thinking about?

A few years ago “Dry January” began to gain traction in the United Kingdom and it appears to have gathered momentum in Canada this year. Some research actually discovered this tradition dating back to the 1940s in Finland. After a holiday season of over indulgence, over eating, and general excess the theory is that a month off booze fits nicely with people’s resolution to live healthier.