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Editorial – August 2015

Welcome to the August edition of Alcohol Alert, the Institute of Alcohol Studies newsletter, covering the latest updates on UK alcohol policy matters.

In this issue, a new qualitative study questions whether the UK's unit guidelines are relevant to people's drinking habits. Other articles include: Middle-aged drinkers suffer worst from alcohol misuse in Wales; Study finds light to moderate drinking raises cancer risk; and regional report reveals the burden that alcohol places on ambulance staff in the North East.

Please click on the article titles to read them, or alternatively download a PDF version of our newsletter by clicking on the cover image. We hope you enjoy this edition.