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Alcohol control policy and public health

World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe.

Alcohol control policy and public health

a joint project of the World Health Organization/Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, report on a working group, Helsinki, 1973.

by World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe.

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Published by Distributed by the Regional Office for Europe, World Health Organization in Copenhagen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcohol Drinking -- congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEURO -- 455 IV
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21388746M

    Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City Helsinki Donor salis External-identifier.   An international Framework Convention on Alcohol Control (FCAC), in the interests of public health, could usefully counter developments in trade agreements which seek to expand alcohol markets, reduce prices and weaken national and local regulation of alcohol.4,12,

    Public health improves quality of life, extends life expectancy, reduces human suffering and saves resources over the long term. Donate today and help APHA promote and protect the health of all people by creating the healthiest nation in one generation.   Recent policies have called for a diversified alcohol offer, yet quantitative evidence in support remains sparse. This study aims to inform policy by determining whether diversification of the alcohol economy is desirable and to inform the licensing process and submission of public health .

    It’s all in there. Items that this book addresses are still relevant to modern policy debates. Click here to read the introduction by the Center for Alcohol Policy Advisory Council. Price: $ NOTE: If you encounter problems ordering your copy of Toward Liquor Control, please email [email protected] or call 10 Control Measures and Public Health Emergencies: A Texas Bench Book - discussed in this bench book.4 The word “management” when referring to management of a person with a communicable disease is also undefined.5 In common speech and occasionally in the law, the terms isolation and quarantine are used.


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