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08/12/2014

Rise in alcohol-related breast cancer hospital admissions

Almost six women a day are admitted to hospital with alcohol-related breast cancer in the North East.

08/12/2014

Breast cancer survivor Janet Forster shares her story

As part of her recovery from breast cancer, Janet Forster has cut back on the amount of alcohol she drinks in a bid to reduce her risk of the cancer returning.

05/12/2014

Balance Update: BMA welcomes alcohol price plans

Balance weekly policy update

27/11/2014

Figures reveal impact of alcohol on young people in the North...

Almost 900 North Easterners have died from alcoholic liver disease in a three-year period and more than 1 in 10 were under 40.

17/11/2014

TV star says think twice about how much you're drinking

Actress Charlie Hardwick is the voice behind a North East campaign urging women to think twice and limit how much they drink to reduce their breast cancer risk.

14/11/2014

Balance Update: Drink 'cause' of liver deaths doubling in 20...

Balance weekly policy update

14/11/2014

Call out to the people of the North East to stay dry for 31 days...

Balance, the North East Alcohol office, is challenging people across the region to start the New Year with a clear head by ditching the booze for a month.

07/11/2014

Balance Update: Stronger warnings needed over pregnant women...

Balance weekly policy update