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Monday, February 6, 2012

'Don't let drink sneak up on you' - new Change4Life alcohol campaign launched

A new Change 4 Life alcohol campaign, 'Don't let the drinks sneak up on you', has been launched - see the press release, TV advert and Change4Life alcohol pages including a new tool to check your drinking.

The campaign warns against drinking above lower risk guidelines, highlighting the potential impacts on long term health. A TV advert warns that regularly drinking just 2 large glasses of wine or 2 strong pints of lager a day can triple the risk of developing mouth cancer and double the risk of getting high blood pressure. A supporting leaflet [pdf] is also available to order. > > > > Read More