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"France must do more to tackle alcohol abuse and smoking!" Marisol Touraine

“France is in denial over alcohol abuse”

Marisol Touraine said France was renowned for its healthcare but needed to do more in terms of preventing diseases. 243 more words

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"UK Government's definition of alcohol encapsulates the hypocrisy of its drugs policy!"

From the Independent: “The newly published Psychoactive Substances Bill is 52-pages long and riddled with contradictions, technically banning everything and leaving us to muddle our way through what is and isn’t a legal high” 64 more words

Alcohol

Just how useful are licensing laws for improving public health?

“Despite legal changes in Scotland, councils are struggling to use public health as an argument against new pubs and off-licences.  We need to reconsider the role of licensing in the context of other ways to achieve the same ends… 153 more words

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Just how useful are licensing laws for improving public health?

Despite legal changes in Scotland, councils are struggling to use public health as an argument against new pubs and off-licences.

We need to reconsider the role of licensing in the context of other ways to achieve the same ends, suggests Dr Niamh Fitzgerald in this… 12 more words

Stirling

MYVH - Injustice is injustice.

Another student has asked that we share his or her story on this blog as part of a series of “Make Your Voice Heard” posts. Please take the time to read this and let it be a catalyst for prayer and action in our community. 1,530 more words

Gov. Martinez vetoed science - and 5 other unbelievable vetoes from this year's legislative session

It’s official.  As of today, if the governor didn’t sign a bill it dies.  And some didn’t even get the dignity of a quiet death.  Some she killed right out in public. 1,182 more words

Susana Martinez