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[Belfast Telegraph] , Smyth, Lisa Ladettes 'risking death' for a drink. [Northern Ireland]. (26 Jul 2011)

URL: http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/woman/life/ladet...

Some of Northern Ireland's top doctors have warned that women here are risking death as more of them become addicted to drink and drugs at a young age.

Health professionals have blamed the 'ladette' culture and the low price of alcohol for more women falling seriously ill - and even dying in their 20s - as a result of drink and drugs.....


Item Type:News
Source:Belfast Telegraph
Date:26 July 2011
Subjects:G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Drug use > Drug intoxication
VA Geographic area > Europe > Northern Ireland
P Demography, epidemiology, and history > Population dynamics > Substance related mortality / death
T Demographic characteristics > Woman (women / female)
G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Alcohol use > Alcohol intoxication
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Alcohol consumption > Binge / risky drinking

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