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  • Drink less to reduce dementia risk

    Drink less to reduce dementia risk

    15 July 2014

    "No safe level of alcohol consumption" when it comes to future dementia risk, middle-aged are warned.

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  • Supermarkets minimise price rises for the cheapest alcohol when taxes are increased

    Supermarkets minimise price rises for the cheapest alcohol when taxes are increased

    24 June 2014

    Retailers 'under-shifting' their cheaper alcohol products to avoid passing tax increases onto customers.

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  • Concern over alcohol sponsorship of Commonwealth Games

    Concern over alcohol sponsorship of Commonwealth Games

    16 June 2014

    Alcohol Focus Scotland and six other organisations question decision to allow alcohol sponsorship of Glasgow 2014.

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  • Scots recognising harmful impact of alcohol

    Scots recognising harmful impact of alcohol

    11 June 2014

    Scottish Social Attitudes Survey reveals growing recognition of alcohol harm and backing for minimum pricing.

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  • Don't let children suffer in silence

    Don't let children suffer in silence

    04 June 2014

    Society needs to do more to identify and protect children affected by harmful parental drinking.

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