Beer brands popular among youth violate code with youth-appealing ads   Boston University School of Medicine; Public Release: 5-Oct-2017 Share   Alcohol brands popular among underage drinkers are more likely to air television advertisements that violate the industry’s voluntary code by including youth-appealing content, according to a new study by researchers from Boston University School of Read More →

Calls for tougher regulation of industry and closure of loophole that allows alcohol advertising during televised sport Wednesday 4 October 2017 A leading US expert on alcohol policy, Dr David Jernigan, says the Australian government is failing to use the significant power it has to regulate the alcohol industry to stop its advertisements reaching children. Read More →

Exposure to alcohol advertising and adolescents’ drinking beliefs: Role of message interpretation. Collins, Rebecca L.,Martino, Steven C.,Kovalchik, Stephanie A.,D’Amico, Elizabeth J.,Shadel, William G.,Becker, Kirsten M.,Tolpadi, Anagha Health Psychology, Vol 36(9), Sep 2017, 890-897  Objective: Recent research revealed momentary associations between exposure to alcohol advertising and positive beliefs about alcohol among adolescents (Martino et al., 2016). Read More →

Alcohol and Alcoholism, 2017, 1–7 doi: 10.1093/alcalc/agx059 Article Predicting Regulatory Compliance in Beer Advertising on Facebook Jonathan K. Noel* and Thomas F. Babor; Department of Community Medicine and Health Care, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 263 Farmington Ave., MC 6325, Farmington, CT USA *Corresponding author: Department of Community Medicine and Health Care, University of Read More →

Drug and Alcohol Review (2017) DOI: 10.1111/dar.12596 How alcohol industry organisations mislead the public about alcohol and cancer MARK PETTICREW1 , NASON MAANI HESSARI1 , CÉCILE KNAI1 & ELISABETE WEIDERPASS2,3,4,5 1Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK, 2Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Read More →

Alcohol Marketing during the UEFA EURO 2016 Football Tournament: A Frequency Analysis International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health Richard I. Purves 1,* , Nathan Critchlow 1, Martine Stead 1, Jean Adams 2 and Katherine Brown 3 1 Institute for Social Marketing and UK Centre for Tobacco & Alcohol Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences Read More →

Children’s exposure to alcohol marketing within supermarkets: An objective analysis using GPS technology and wearable cameras T. Chambersa, b, , , A.L. Pearsona, b, J. Stanleya, M. Smitha, M. Barra, C. Ni Mhurchuc, L. Signala a Health Promotion & Policy Research Unit, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand b Department of Geography, Environment & Spatial Read More →