Authors: Ernesta Paukštė, Vaida Liutkutė, Mindaugas Štelemėkas, Nijolė Goštautaitė Midttun and Aurelijus Veryga Title: Overturn of the proposed alcohol advertising ban in Lithuania Journal: Addiction. Volume 109, Issue 5, pages 711–719, May 2014   Abstract Background: In response to the dramatic increase in alcohol-related problems in Lithuania, policy measures, including alcohol advertising and availability restrictions combined with taxation increase, were Read More →

Author: Charles Parry, Nadine Harker Burnhams, Leslie London Title: A total ban on alcohol advertising: Presenting the public health case Journal: S Afr Med J 2012;102(7):602-604. A full text pdf of this article is available here Abstract Evidence from burden of disease and economic costing studies amply indicate that the public health burden from hazardous and harmful use of Read More →