Tag Archives: alcohol and health

Robin Room and Michael Livingston. Alcohol companies target the 20% of Australians who drink 75% of the alcohol.

Researchers have known for a long time that alcohol consumption is quite concentrated in a small part of the population. They argue about the exact distribution, but there is substantial agreement that, so long as alcohol sales are not heavily … Continue reading

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Nanny Endovelicus. Preventing prevention Part 2

This is part 2 of a series on health prevention. It was initially posted in October last year.  John Menadue. Yesterday, in part 1, I began the task of analysing the cuts to the Commonwealth’s health budget and to the … Continue reading

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