Measuring alcohol in populations

28th October 2016 | Annie Britton
Measuring alcohol in populations

Better monitoring of alcohol consumption is needed; technological advances may soon provide extremely valuable information about context of drinking, says Dr Annie Britton Read more »

Tackling obesity – parallels with alcohol

11th October 2016 | Vanessa Hebditch
Tackling obesity – parallels with alcohol

Inaction on obesity and alcohol is reflected in the health of the nation. On World Obesity Day, Vanessa Hebditch observes striking similarities in the UK Government’s attitude to both indicators Read more »

Bang per buck – a recent history of white cider

6th October 2016 | Peter Rice
Bang per buck – a recent history of white cider

As the Alcohol Health Alliance releases a report showing that 7.5 litres of high-strength white cider can be bought for the price of a cinema ticket, Dr Peter Rice paints a potted recent account of the drink through a medical lens Read more »