A content analysis of tobacco and alcohol audio-visual content in a sample of UK reality TV programmes Alexander B. Barker, John Britton, Emily Thomson, Abby Hunter, Magdalena Opazo Breton, Rachael L. Murray; UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building, City Hospital, Nottingham NG5 Read More →

Abstract:   There are concerns about the accuracy of the health information provided by alcohol industry (AI)-funded organisations and about their independence. We conducted a content analysis of the health information disseminated by AI-funded organisations through Twitter, compared with non-AI-funded charities, to assess whether their messages align with industry and/or public health objectives. We compared Read More →

Nathan Critchlow, Anne Marie MacKintosh, Lucie Hooper, Christopher Thomas & Jyotsna Vohra (2019) Participation with alcohol marketing and user-created promotion on social media, and the association with higher-risk alcohol consumption and brand identification among adolescents in the UK, Addiction Research & Theory, DOI: 10.1080/16066359.2019.1567715   Abstract Aim: To explore participation with alcohol marketing (i.e. commenting Read More →