Alcohol & Health

Alcohol related health problems

Learn about the range of short- and long-term effects alcohol can have on your health and wellbeing.

Cancer and alcohol

Learn about alcohol's link to the development of 7 different cancers including breast and bowel cancer.

Mental health and alcohol

Read about alcohol's impact on anxiety and depression and tips to develop healthier strategies to cope without alcohol.

Heart health and alcohol

Learn about how alcohol can affect blood pressure and contribute to heart disease and stroke.

Calories and alcohol

Explore the calorie and sugar content of different types of drinks, and how this can affect weight, physical fitness and long-term health.

Alcohol Dependency

Learn about alcohol dependency, what tolerance is, and how to talk to a loved one if you are concerned about their drinking.

Alcohol Support Services

If you are concerned about your own or a loved one’s drinking, there are dedicated information and support services available across the country.

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