Surge in Irish women with liver disease caused by alcohol
Young Irish women have shown the biggest increase.
Alcohol a direct cause of seven forms of cancer, study finds
No ‘safe level’ of drinking and supposed health benefits of alcohol ‘irrelevant’
Hidden Harm: the impact of parental alcohol misuse
The wide range of harms that are caused to children, as a result parental alcohol misuse, is known as ‘Hidden Harm’, as the harm is often not publicly visible.
Off-licences seek ban on below-cost selling of alcohol
National Off-Licence Association also calls for cut to excise duty
HSE marks International Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness Day
As part of the HSE’s www.askaboutalcohol.ie campaign, and to mark International FASD Day (9th September) the HSE has developed a new leaflet for pregnant women to provide clear guidance on how to avoid the risk of FASD.