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Weekly News Update: IBA in non-health contexts

Posted 19/09/14

National:

Call to tackle lifestyle issues
Alcohol, smoking and poor childhood diets are among public health issues that should be targeted by the next government, doctors have said.   Click here to read more...

WOULD YOU GIVE YOUR UNDER-18 BOOZE?
It might sound a little unlikely, but astonishingly, according to a Poll by charity Drinkaware, nearly a quarter of parents admitted to supplying their own children with up to nine units of alcohol in one sitting.  Click here to read more...

Giving birth and boozing? The risks of drinking during pregnancy
With new research published about the harms of binge drinking while pregnant, what is the evidence for how much, if any, is too much alcohol? Click here to read more...

Alcohol Research Uk - New research paper Click here to read more...

International:

A cap on liquor outlets and a minimum price for booze are immediate things local and central government can do to address Northland - and New Zealand's - appalling alcohol-related harm figures, a UK expert says.  Click here to read more...

'Safe drinking' campaign prompts calls for sober rethink of alcohol-related advertising during football games
Families who sit down to watch the AFL preliminary final on Friday night will probably be swamped by alcohol advertising throughout the game, experts say.   Click here to read more...