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Teen alcohol and drug use continues to fall

From the National Institutes of Health’s News page:

Alcohol use continues its gradual decline in all grades. Eighth, 10th and 12th graders reported past month use of 9.0, 23.5 and 37.4 percent respectively, compared to 10.2, 25.7, and 39.2 percent last year. 122 more words

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More information on the decision behind the Royal Canadian Navy's new alcohol policy

As the discussion around the Royal Canadian Navy’s new policy on alcohol consumption continues, the RCN has provided this summary of the report that helped prompt the changes. 1,330 more words

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Longer Bar Hours are a Proven Hazard

Following a nationwide trend, the state of Michigan is on a path to change its regulatory structure for alcohol. As each change is presented, public health consequences and public costs need to be considered. 341 more words


From evidence into action: opportunities to protect and improve the nation’s health

Source: Public Health England

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Date of publication: October 2014

Publication type: Report

In a nutshell: This document lists 7 priorities for the next 5 years which includes reducing harmful drinking and how it will achieve the outcome of reducing the number of hospital admissions due to alcohol. 17 more words


Alcohol Policy: Survey Says Students Want Change

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On October 15, Student Senate and The Rambler put out a new survey about the alcohol policy at Illinois College, sparking a renewed interest in a possible reformation of the controversial policy and garnering over 270 responses. 641 more words


Ambitious for Recovery

Source: Centre for Social Justice

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Date of publication: August, 2014

Publication type: Report

In a nutshell: This report, the fourth in a series, lays out a programme for whoever next enters government, to tackle addiction and reduce its costs to society. 25 more words