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26/02/2010

The risks of regular drinking to be x-plained across Tyne and...

Shoppers in Tyne and Wear will be given x-ray vision to see the hidden damage regular drinking could be doing to their internal organs.

15/02/2010

NHS North East Annual Report copy

When it was launched last year, Balance, the North East alcohol office, made a commitment to reduce alcohol consumption across the North East, supporting healthier lives in safer communities....

12/02/2010

Mum encourages parents to talk to their children about alcohol...

A campaign to encourage parents to discuss the risks of drinking alcohol with their children as early as the age of eight has been backed by a mother who is winning her own battle with...

28/01/2010

New NHS campaign reveals unseen alcohol damage in Durham

Just under half of drinkers in County Durham think only binge drinking harms their health

28/01/2010

New NHS campaign reveals unseen alcohol damage in the region

More than half of drinkers in the North East think only binge drinking harms their health

28/01/2010

New NHS campaign reveals unseen alcohol damage in Tyne and Wear...

Just under half of drinkers in Tyne and Wear think only binge drinking harms their health

27/01/2010

Balance DoH campaign response

Colin Shevills, director of Balance, the North East alcohol office, said: ďMost people who suffer from health problems because of their drinking are not alcoholics or binge drinkers...

27/01/2010

Balance response to SDD report

Colin Shevills, director of Balance, the North East alcohol office, said: ďItís important to bear in mind that statistics previously released by the NHS Information Centre reveal that...

19/01/2010

Balance response to Governmentís mandatory code

Dave Hogg, crime and disorder programme manager for Balance, said: ďItís good news that Governmentís mandatory code addresses irresponsible drinks promotions by some in the on-trade....

19/01/2010

Strong, cheap alcohol is ruining the North Eastís health and...

Alcohol sold for pocket money prices is seriously damaging the health and wealth of the North East, according to the regionís alcohol office.