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[Cork Independent] , Costello, Suzanne We've created an alcohol-soaked environment for our young people. (13 Aug 2015)

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Young people growing up in Ireland can be forgiven for thinking that alcohol is central to enjoying life. In fact, it can often feel like there is very little we do that does not involve alcohol in Ireland; whether it's celebrating, commiserating or a multitude of other events and social occasions.

It's no surprise then, that at some stage, most young people are put under pressure to drink alcohol. Or, if they are already drinking, they are put under pressure to drink even more, despite the many problems this can cause.....


Item Type:News
Source:Cork Independent
Date:13 August 2015
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Subjects:A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Alcohol consumption
B Substances > Alcohol
L Social psychology and related concepts > Social context > Context encouraging substance use
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Marketing and public relations (advertising)
T Demographic characteristics > Adolescent / youth (teenager / young person)
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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