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[Irish Examiner] , von Radowitz, John Differing advice on alcohol consumption confuses drinkers globally. (14 Apr 2016)

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Scientists, writing in the journal Addiction, surveyed the definitions of “standard drink” and “low-risk” drinking in 37 countries. They found that although the World Health Organisation (WHO) had defined a standard drink as one containing 10g of alcohol, this was not accepted by half the countries studied.......


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Source:Irish Examiner
Date:14 April 2016
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Subjects:A Drugs and alcohol use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence of drugs and alcohol use > Drugs and alcohol use behaviour > Alcohol consumption
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Alcohol
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Prevention approach > Prevention through information and education
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health-related prevention > Health information and education
VA Geographic area > International aspects

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