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Balance Update:Public health experts call for ban on alcohol advertis

Posted 13/01/17

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The Big Question | Will alcohol be next for plain packs?
Public Health England has called on the government to impose tobacco-style regulations on alcohol, including plain packs. PN asked industry experts about the affect it might have on the packaging sector. Click here to read more...

Would you hang-out in this trendy new alcohol-free bar aiming to stop binge-drinking?
Bar Zero will give people the chance to enjoy a night out without the temptation of booze.  Click here to read more...

Health experts call for ban on alcohol advertising in UK
British health experts call for a ban on alcohol advertising in the United Kingdom after a new study claims the industry’s marketing methods encourage young people to drink.  Click here to read more...

Public health experts call for ban on alcohol advertising in UK 
Global study claims industry’s marketing methods are encouraging young people to drink and often breach codes of practice.  Click here to read more... 

Study reveals how alcohol shifts brain into 'starvation mode'
Alcohol switches the brain into starvation mode, increasing hunger and appetite, scientists have discovered, BBC News reports.  Click here to read more...

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