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Alcohol and sex: a risky mixture for sexual health

Publication date: Tuesday, 03 September 2013
Contributor(s): Dr Kate Shardlow

Alcohol-related harm is a major public health concern, and since April 2013 questions to identify problem drinkers have been included in the NHS Health Check for people aged 40-74 years. But young people are also a key at-risk group for hazardous consumption, and the physical harms of alcohol may be compounded by risks to their sexual health.

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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 10, Number 3, Jul-Aug-Sep 2013
Print edition page(s): 30-32
Contributor(s): Dr Kate Shardlow

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