http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-43809952 Crime rates were highest in areas where there are a large number of pubs, clubs and shops selling alcohol, according to a new report, click on the link above for more information.
http://alcoholireland.ie/alcohol-action-ireland-calls-irelands-drinking-guidelines-revised/ Alcohol Action Ireland's call to revise the current drinking guidelines in Ireland...click on the link above to read the article.
http://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140-6736(18)30134-X.pdf Low-risk limits recommended for alcohol consumption vary substantially across different national guidelines. To define thresholds associated with lowest risk for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease, individual-participant data from 599 912 current drinkers without previous cardiovascular disease was studied...click on the link above to read the article in full.
https://www.thesun.ie/news/2420446/irelands-death-rate-from-drugs-is-three-times-the-european-average-we-have-the-opportunity-to-better-manage-this-huge-issue/ Click on the link above to read the article in full.
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2018/mar/16/losing-the-booze-five-ways-to-drink-less-without-missing-out Click on the link above to find out how to enjoy yourself by drinking less.
https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/imo-calls-for-alcohol-screening-for-pregnant-women-836397.html Click on the link above to read the full article.
https://www.thelocal.fr/20180305/wine-just-as-dangerous-as-other-alcohols-say-french-doctors/amp?__twitter_impression=true As the row over whether the quintessentially French tipple should be treated as a health risk or a national treasure.....click on the link above to read the article in full.
https://www.alcoholconcern.org.uk/blog/alcohol-now-youre-a-parent There’s so much confusing information around alcohol, pregnancy and children, that parents can find it difficult to know what to do for the best. Click on the link above for evidence-based advice and suggestions to help new parents make informed decisions about alcohol
Impact of alcohol and illicit drug use on the burden of disease and injury in Australia: Australian Burden of Disease Study 2011
https://www.aihw.gov.au/reports/burden-of-disease/impact-alcohol-illicit-drug-use-on-burden-disease/contents/table-of-contents Click on the link to read the report.