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Children & Alcohol: Britain's Deadly Cocktail


World  (tags: children, england, britain, united kingdom, alcohol )

Linda
- 4217 days ago - news.independent.co.uk
Record numbers of children are in treatment for alcohol abuse. Britain's drinking culture, combined with the sheer availability and affordability of alcohol, is taking a heavy toll of those most vulnerable to its effects.



   

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Dee C (23)
Sunday November 4, 2007, 4:16 am
This is such a heart-breaking reality..These kids are so young..and headed down such an awful path of self-destruction..not to mention the danger of drunk driving as well..
Thanks for posting Linda..
I hope you won't mind if I share this news story with my group MADD..
Sadly noted..
 

Sharon Ross (216)
Monday November 5, 2007, 6:52 pm
Noted.This is shockingly true and more and more children are drinking much more than ever and not just at weekends for a buzz as they call it,they are drinking any day that they can. In most areas children have become aggressive, abusive and have no respect for their elders which can be very frightening for some people.
 
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