Richard Hammond investigates features of every day life and finds out if we should be worried.
n the UK, we drink nearly twice as much as we did in the 1950s, according to a report by the Academy of Medical Sciences.
The price of alcohol has fallen and there are more places to buy alcohol, at any time of day, than ever before.
What effect is all this extra booze having on our health?
We live in an age that is obsessed with youth culture, so the prospect of ageing fills us with fear. Should we worry about ageing?
Richard gets worried about ageing when he sees photos from his mother's 60th birthday party. He embarks on a journey to see if we should worry about getting older and to find out what provision we can make for our old age and why society tends to undervalue the over-60s.