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International

Advertising & Marketing

AMPHORA 2012

Report on the impact of European alcohol marketing exposure on youth alcohol expectancies and youth drinking
Cindy Ding & Dr. Ann Hope

The Impact of Alcohol Advertising on Teenagers in Ireland


Assessment of Young People's Exposure to Alcohol Marketing in Audiovisual and Online Media
RAND Europe (2012)
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Sales Impact of displaying Alcoholic and Non - Alcoholic Beverages in end - of - aisle locations: An Observational Study
Social Science and Medicine Journal (2014)
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Alcohol and Cancer


Alcohol and Cancer 
Paolo Boffetta & Mia Hashibe


Light Drinking and Cancer - A Meta - Analysis
European Society of Medical Oncology (2012)
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 Effective Programmes

Prof. Peter Anderson, Dan Chisholm & Daniela C Fuhr

Alcohol and Global Health 2- Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of policies and programmes to reduce the harm caused by alcohol


Robin Room, Thomas Babor & Jurgen Rehm

Alcohol and Public Health



Womens Health:

Women and Alcohol in the EU
European Institute of Womens Health (2013)
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Alcocol Policy in Europe:

Alcohol Policy in Europe: Evidence from AMPHORA
Alcohol Public Health Research Alliance (2012)
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Phone App's:

AlcoDroid Alcohol Tracker - BAC Calculator 
Available on Google Play Store for Android Phones
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DrinkTracker - The Breathalyzer Simulator & BAC Calculator iPhone App
Available on the App Store for iPhones
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DrinkControl - Track Alcohol Intake, Guidelines, and Spending on Alcohol
Available on Google Play store for Android and App Store for iPhone
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Drinking Mirror App - Shows the effect of drinking alcohol on a persons facial appearance
Available on Google Play Store for Android and App Store for iPhone
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Calculators:

Alcohol Unit Calculator - Find out how many units there are in a single drink or in a number of drinks
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Alcohol Myth Buster - Find out the facts about Alcohol and Drinking
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Drinking Self Assessment - Answer Questions to find out what type of relationship you have with Alcohol
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Presentations:

Awareness Week on Alcohol - Related Harm
AWARH (2013)
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National

National Drugs Strategy (interim) 2009 - 2016
Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs
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Alcohol Related Harm -

Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol-Related Harm in Ireland 2010/2011 Drug Prevalence Survey
National Advisory Committee on Drugs (NACD)
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RCPI Policy Group on Alcohol: Reducing Alcohol Health Harm
Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (2013)
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Social Consequences of Harmful Use of Alcohol in Ireland
Health Research Board Overview (2009)
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Calling Time on Sexual Violence and Alcohol: The Facts
Rape and Justice in Ireland Report (2009)
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 Alcohol Marketing -

Get 'em Young: Mapping Young Peoples Exposure to Alcohol Marketing in Ireland
National Youth Council of Ireland (2009)
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 Alcohol Misuse -

Steering Group Report on National Substance Misuse Strategy
Department of Health (2012)
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Alcohol Misuse among Older People
Centre for Aging Research Development in Ireland (2013)
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Alcohol and Non - Communicable Diseases -

Obesity and Alcohol - An Overview
National Obesity and Observatory (2012)
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Presentations:

Preventing Alcohol Harm in Communities
Ann Hope (2013)
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Alcohol Related Harm in Ireland - A Health Perspective
Frank Murray (2012)
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HSE


Alcohol's Harm to Others

Alcohol's Harm to Others  HSE/TCD report on Alcohol's Harm to Others. Published March 2014

Alcohol's Harm to Others - Key Findings 


Alcohol Related Harm in Ireland - Ann Hope (2008)
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Brief Intervention Guiding Framework
A Guiding Framework for Education and Training in Screening and Brief Intervention for Problem Alcohol Use. For Nurses and Midwives in Acute, Primary and Community Care Settings
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Costs to Society of Problem Alcohol Use in Ireland
Sean Byrne (2010)
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HSE West

Western Region Drug Task Force
The Way Forward. Second Strategic Plan of the Western Region Drugs Task Force 2011 - 2014
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