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  • We make it too easy for people to develop problems with alcohol

    We make it too easy for people to develop problems with alcohol

    03 September 2014

    Licensing boards need to create protective environments.

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  • Doctors take minimum pricing battle to Brussels

    Doctors take minimum pricing battle to Brussels

    01 September 2014

    Efforts stepped up to challenge the continued opposition to minimum pricing by global alcohol producers.

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  • Licensing boards need to use their powers to protect communities from alcohol harm

    Licensing boards need to use their powers to protect communities from alcohol harm

    12 August 2014

    New report - Analysis of licensing boards policy statements.

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  • Alcoholic drinks should carry health warnings, says parliamentary group

    Alcoholic drinks should carry health warnings, says parliamentary group

    11 August 2014

    Health warnings on alcoholic drinks should be introduced to combat problem drinking, a parliamentary group says.

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  • Minimum pricing targets the heaviest drinkers

    Minimum pricing targets the heaviest drinkers

    01 August 2014

    Study of liver patients shows they would be 200 times more affected by minimum pricing than moderate drinkers.

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