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Alcohol poisoning

the NHS website

Poisoning happens when you take into your body a substance that damages your cells and organs and injures your health. Alcohol poisoning results from drinking a toxic amount of alcohol, usually over a short amount of time (known as binge drinking).

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Alcohol-related liver disease (ARLD)

the NHS website

Alcohol-related liver disease (ARLD) refers to liver damage caused by alcohol misuse. It covers a range of conditions and associated symptoms. ARLD does not usually cause any symptoms until the liver has been severely damaged. When this happens, sy...

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Anabolic steroid misuse

the NHS website

Anabolic steroids are prescription-only medicines that are sometimes taken illegally to increase muscle mass and improve athletic performance. If used in this way, they can cause serious side effects and addiction. Anabolic steroids are manuf...

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Drugwise (website)

DrugWise

Website for the UK's leading independent centre of expertise on drugs.Providing quality drug information, promote effective responses to drug taking, undertake research at local, national and international levels, advise on policy-making, encourage i...

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Health Conditions that could affect your driving

Directgov

The law requires you to tell the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) about any condition that may affect your ability to drive safely. If you are involved in an accident and it is found that your health condition was a contributing factor, you...

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Overcoming addiction

the NHS website

If you have an addiction, you're not alone. An estimated 2 million people in the UK are fighting an addiction. - Alcohol support - Drugs: getting help - Gambling addiction - Sex addiction and love addiction - Quit s...

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Your kids and alcohol

Drinkaware Trust

If you're preparing to talk to your kids about alcohol, this leaflet will answer some of the questions you may have. It contains facts and advice to help you take the right approach.

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