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Dr Sim will take up the role in November 2017 in succession to Professor Paul Wallace, the current Chief Medical Advisor to Drinkaware, who will be retiring from this role after eight years. As the Chief Medical Advisor Dr Sim will chair Drinkaware’s independent Medical Advisory Panel, whose role…
Kumiko Broadhurst, 48, first started talking with her children about alcohol when they were 12. She said: “One day during dinner my kids were curious what I was drinking and asked if they could have some. I explained what it was and why they couldn’t have any.” “Since that first conversation we…
A third of Britons drink alcohol because it helps them when they feel depressed or nervous according to Drinkaware
One in three (34%) Britons drink alcohol at least some of the time because they believe it helps them when they feel depressed or nervous according to alcohol education charity Drinkaware. Worryingly, almost one in eight (12%) admitted that this is their motivation at least half of the time…
Commenting on actor Brad Pitt’s recent discussion of alcohol and its effects, Drinkaware Chief Executive Elaine Hindal said: “Brad Pitt’s candid admission of the role that alcohol has played in his life will resonate with many people and his decision to look at alcohol’s effects on his health…