• Alcohol is the drug of choice of young people.
  • Binge drinking is common with 56% of 15-16 year olds.
  • 9% of boys and 5% of girls describe themselves as regular drinkers.
  • An estimated 920,000 children are living in a home where one or both parents misuse alcohol.
  • In Britain one person in thirteen is dependent on alcohol.

 

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