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French government is urged to fight alcohol misuse

BMJ 2005; 331 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.331.7528.1288-b (Published 01 December 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:1288
  1. Brad Spurgeon
  1. Paris

    A best selling author and former alcoholic has called for the French government to make draconian changes to the law to fight alcohol misuse in the same way that it now fights cigarette smoking and dangerous driving.


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    Would these drinkers in a French bar be influenced by health warnings on wine bottles?

    Credit: PAUL COOPER/REX

    In his report, written with the help of eight experts, …

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