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WHO Global Status Report on Alcohol and Health 2018
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WHO Global Status Report on Alcohol and Health 2018

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01 October 2018 - The new global status report on Alcohol and Health, published by WHO every 4 years, is freshly available. The European region is still the heaviest drinking region in the world but the African region experiences the heaviest burden of alcohol-related disease and injury. Globally WHO projects that alcohol consumption will increase, not decrease, we truly have a lot of work ahead of us. Effective policies are crucial for decreasing the harm caused by alcohol worldwide. We call on all decision makers not to underestimate the role evidence-based policy measures have for the health of populations. In line with the research findings of the World... Read more

Anne Babb
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Anne Babb

Video: Alcohol - less is better!

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26 March 2018 - A video on "Alcohol" is available in different languages to provide brief and easy understanding information about alcohol to different audiences. The video shows when alcohol turns from enjoyment to risk, possible effects of high level alcohol consumption and in which situations alcohol should be completely avoided. In addition, it describes indicators that may show an alcohol addiction and indicates options for help. Alcohol - less is better! L'alcool - A consommer avec modération! Read more

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