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Stay at home drinkers are putting their health at risk

18th June 2007
A generation of Birmingham youngsters face a health timebomb because of the availabilty of cheap and strong alcohol health officials have warned. More women are showing signs of liver disease and children run the risk of major health problems in adulthood as they start 'dabbling' with alcohol from the age of 12. The warnings came from liver experts at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham who carreid out random tests in the city centre as part of a Channel 4 Dispatches documentary being broadcast tonight.

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Article Information

Title: Stay at home drinkers are putting their health at risk
Author: Anne Waller
Article Id: 3169
Date Added: 18th Jun 2007

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Birmingham Post

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