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[Global Drug Survey] , Winstock, Adam The global drug survey 2015 findings. (08 Jun 2015)

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What did we learn from GDS2015?
An overview of our key findings - Dr Adam R Winstock, Founder Director GDS.

Alcohol
Ireland’s reputation for heavy drinking is well deserved. Not only did Ireland have higher rates of drinkers at risk of dependence (AUDIT score of 20 or more), they report needing to drink more alcohol than almost any other country to get as drunk as they would want to be but they also had the highest rates of getting more drunk more often than they wanted to, thinking their doctor would tell them to drink less, attending A&E after drinking more often and perhaps thankfully the highest proportion of drinkers who want to drink less in the coming year.....


Item Type:News
Source:Global Drug Survey
Date:8 June 2015
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Subjects:A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence
B Substances > Alcohol
B Substances > New (novel) psychoactive substances
VA Geographic area > International aspects
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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