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IARD’s work is informed by the latest scientific evidence on alcohol and health, including alcohol policy. By bringing together data and research on drinking patterns, alcohol in society, and regulations at a national level, IARD examines best practice around policies and interventions that reduce harmful drinking. IARD’s tools and resources are intended to support practitioners in formulating approaches that can be adapted to local needs and contexts.

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A Guide to Evaluating Prevention Programs

January 27, 2016

This Evaluation Guide provides an overview of what is involved in evaluating a targeted prevention program (prevention of underage drinking and drink driving, training for those who sell and serve alcohol, initiatives to reduce violence and crime around licensed premises...

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National Drinking Guidelines

January 27, 2016

Drinking guidelines are issued by government bodies to provide information on the relationship between drinking and potential outcomes, and are intended to support individual choices around drinking in a way that minimizes the likelihood of harm. This review offers an...

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Drinking and Metabolic Disorders

January 27, 2016

This IARD Health Review focuses on the two most common metabolic disorders, Type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome (MetS). The relationship between alcohol intake and risk for metabolic disorders, notably Type 2 diabetes mellitus and MetS, is characterized by...

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Drinking and Obesity

January 27, 2016

This IARD Health Review summarizes the evidence on the association between alcohol consumption and risk of weight gain or obesity. IARD Health Reviews offer an overview of scientific literature on the relationship between alcohol consumption and health outcomes and provide...

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Drinking and Cancer

January 27, 2016

This IARD Health Review summarizes the evidence on alcohol consumption as a risk factor for developing certain types of cancer, including cancers of the upper airway and digestive tract, liver, breast, colorectal, and kidney cancer. IARD Health Reviews offer an...

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Health Warning Labels

January 27, 2016

This IARD Policy Review summarizes the evidence on Health warning labels (HWLs) used to offer directional information about drinking and to remind consumers about potential risks of harmful drinking patterns. IARD Policy Reviews cover the evidence on the impact of...

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Social Marketing

January 27, 2016

This IARD Policy Review summarizes the evidence on social marketing initiatives developed to address problematic drinking behaviors and to reduce the potential for harm. IARD Policy Reviews cover the evidence on the impact of policy measures on drinking patterns and...

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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

January 27, 2016

This IARD Health Review summarizes the evidence on maternal consumption of alcohol during pregnancy and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD). IARD Health Reviews cover the effects of alcohol consumption on health outcomes. They offer an overview of the relationship between...

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Working Together

January 26, 2016

The purpose of this toolkit is to encourage and facilitate cooperation with a wide array of stakeholders in pursuit of a common goal to reduce harmful drinking. While the Toolkit is primarily intended for industry members, it is also a...

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Responsible Service of Alcohol: A Trainer’s Guide

January 20, 2016

This guide aims to take you through all the key steps in planning, designing, delivering, and marketing courses for the hospitality and retail trades. It will ask lots of questions and give you options. You have to decide what is...

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