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Published on January 6, 2017

Dry January – It’s not all doom and gloom!

Dry January – It’s not all doom and gloom!

Dry January, Dryuary or Drynuary is the 744 hour challenge of not touching an alcoholic drink during the month of January. Brought to us by the charity Alcohol Concern, Dry January is now in its 5th year with 1 in 6 of the adult population attempting the challenge each year! I’m sure many of us [...]

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Published on November 7, 2012

Change4Life app aims to educate public on the impact of alcohol

Change4Life app aims to educate public on the impact of alcohol

Most of us enjoy a drink from time to time, especially when we’re celebrating birthdays, weddings, new year’s eve…the list goes on. As you soon realise, one drink turns into plenty more by the end of the night! The Department of Health are always on the lookout for new ways to educate the public on [...]

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Published on August 8, 2011

Study reveals concern over youth oral health

A recent study has shown that 11-15 year olds in the UK are putting their oral health at risk by drinking alcohol and smoking. The research was conducted by the NHS Information Centre that found nearly half (45%) of those surveyed consumed alcohol and 27% admitted to smoking. The worrying results are cause for concern [...]

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