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Alcohol abuse overview

The NHS estimates that 33% of men and 16% of women in England drink amounts of alcohol that are harmful to health. Risks of alcohol abuse include heart disease, liver disease and even cancer.

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Medicines can help curb the urge to drink

Medicines can help some people with alcohol problems resist the urge to start drinking again once they’ve stopped, a review of studies shows.

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