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[Belfast Telegraph] , Sheils McNamee, Michael Minimum pricing would help tackle alcohol abuse issue in Northern Ireland, says chief medical officer. (21 Nov 2017)

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Alcohol abuse in Northern Ireland is costing up to £900m every year, the region's top doctor has warned. The startling claim from chief medical officer Dr Michael McBride came as he called for the introduction of minimum pricing on booze............


Item Type:News
Source:Belfast Telegraph
Date:21 November 2017
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Subjects:A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Alcohol consumption
B Substances > Alcohol
G Health and disease > State of health
G Health and disease > Public health
VA Geographic area > Europe > Northern Ireland

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