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New statistics on alcohol related hospital admissions and deaths released

The report shows that in 2014-15, there were more than a million alcohol-related hospital admissions in England. In 2014, there were 6,831 alcohol-related deaths, a four per cent increase from the previous year. Dr John Larsen, Director of Evidence and Impact for alcohol education charity…

UK drinkers trying to cut down through willpower alone

The research into UK adults’ current habits, behaviours and changing attitudes towards alcohol consumption, shows how one in five of UK drinkers are currently cutting down (9%), or thinking about it (11%)***, yet the majority of these people appear to be doing so without getting any support or…

UK drinking habits must not be overlooked

“It is encouraging to see that more than two fifths of people did not drink alcohol in the week before the survey. But, 2.5 million people do drink more than 14 units on their heaviest drinking day. This is a cause for concern given that the new government guidelines now recommend that people do not…