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Drink sensibly and stay safe this Christmas

With Christmas just around the corner, North East revellers are being encouraged to have fun but stay safe over the festive period.


Balance Update: Dying for a drink

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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.


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.


Balance Update: BMA welcomes alcohol price plans

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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.


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.


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

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