Alkoholpolitik und Volksgesundheit

Northern Ireland: Plans For Minimum Price For Alcohol Could Save Lives

Dienstag 8. März 2011 von htm

Introducing a minimum price for alcohol in Northern Ireland is an important step in the prevention of suicide and self-harm, as well as addressing wider health and social issues the Royal College of Psychiatrists in Northern Ireland has said.
Dr Philip McGarry, Chair of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in Northern Ireland, welcomed the consultation into alcohol pricing launched today by Social Development Minister Alex Attwood and Health Minister Michael McGimpsey, but said the floor price must be set high enough to have a genuine impact on problem drinking. (Source: Medical News Today, 03/07/11)

Kategorie: Addiction, Alcohol industry, Allgemein, Binge Drinking, consumption, Global, mortality, Politics, Prevention, Price, societal effects | Keine Kommentare »

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