Dr Jonathan Ling: Everyday Drinking: The meaning of alcohol for working age home drinkers
Posted on 05-05-2014
Public health policies focus on young people, binge drinking, problematic drinkers and the socially visible consequences. Dr Jonathan Ling in his research looks at middle aged people. He states that middle aged drinkers misuse alcohol more frequently.

 

Alcohol Research UK: Alcohol Through the Life Course

Location: London

Alcohol affects people at all stages in their life, but we have little understanding of how impacts change with age. This international conference brought together, some of the world’s leading experts on alcohol, to discuss key research and policy issues in this area.

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