One possible explanation for greater alcohol related illness
in South Asians relates to the biological factors that increase end organ damage.
Most West Midlanders still have no idea how many units are in a glass of wine or bottle of beer as cases of alcohol related illness
continue to soar.
The Chinese government, in a drive to reduce alcohol related illness
, has, since 1987, been promoting the idea that consumers drink less of the traditional grain-based spirits, and drink more beer and grape wine.
7 million in annual costs for city-funded services such as treatment, prevention, medical transport, and hospitalization for alcohol related illness
To combat this, NHS Middlesbrough is holding a Social Marketing Workshop to develop effective methods to engage with 25-35 year olds to reduce their alcohol intake, increase awareness of the signs and symptoms of alcohol related illness
and of alcohol units, and to ascertain what additional support and advice the target group needs.