1) Report: Multi-component programmes An approach to prevent and reduce alcohol-related harm
An approach to prevent and reduce alcohol-related harm
Betsy Thom and Mariana Bayley
2) Study: Partnerships: A Mechanism for Local Alcohol Policy Implementation
Partnerships: A Mechanism for Local Alcohol Policy Implementation
Betsy Thom, Rachel Herring, Mariana Bayley, Seta Waller, Virginia Berridge
Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, Middlesex University, London.
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
3) Report: Light drinking during pregnancy: Y J Kelly et al 2010
Light drinking during pregnancy: still no increased risk for socioemotional difficulties or cognitive deficits at 5 years of age?
Yvonne J Kelly, Amanda Sacker, Ron Gray, John Kelly, Dieter Wolke, Jenny Head, Maria A Quigley
J Epidemiol Community Health doi:10.1136/jech.2009.103002
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The Alcohol Health Alliance UK >>
19th April 13 - Sir Ian Gilmore, chair of the Alcohol Health Alliance UK, explains the work of the group and its key aims.
What is Recovery - Drug and Alcohol Findings >>
19th April 13 - What is 'recovery' and what does it mean for the roles of treatment and of doctors?
Electronic cigarettes -Library of the European Parliament >>
18th April 13 - Electronic cigarettes work by by vaporising nicotine liquid...Proponents of e-cigarettes argue that they reduce harm to smokers
NICE to develop alcohol screening QOF targets >>
20th December 12 - At a meeting in Manchester last week, NICE's QOF advisory panel agreed to develop an indicator to screen for alcohol misuse and offer a brief intervention for a subset of patients...