Check The Facts
It's likely that what you do know about alcohol is based on what you’ve heard or experienced, but how much of that is fact and how much is myth? We’ve worked with our panel of experts to produce a range of alcohol information and advice. So whether you want to know about the impact alcohol can have on your health or how it can affect your relationships and family, it's all here.
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What is alcohol?Learn more here about alcohol units and what goes in your drink
Health effects of alcoholAlcohol can be linked to an array of short and long term health issues
Effects on your safetyKnow the dangers that can occur when alcohol’s in the equation
Effects on relationshipsHow to stop alcohol from having a negative impact on your relationships
Alcohol and the lawThe facts about alcohol related laws - from drink driving to buying alcohol
Effects on the bodyPopular topic
Alcohol and sleep
Ever wondered why you feel so tired the morning after drinking alcohol?How alcohol affects your sleep
Types of alcohol Units and calories in lager
Units and calories in lager
Get the facts on tap about exactly what goes into your lagerLager facts on tap
Did you know?
Every year alcohol causes around 4% of cancer cases in the UK, about 12,500 casesAlcohol and cancer
What is alcohol? What is an alcohol unit?
What is an alcohol unit?
Our guide gives you the facts and advice on alcohol units and measures.Watch our animation and get the facts
Effects on the body Health effects of alcohol resources
Health effects of alcohol resources
A list of downloadable resources for educational and informative purposes, on the emotional, physical, short and long term effects of alcohol.Downloadable PDF Factsheets