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1 In 5 Families With Young Children Binge Drink On A Weekly Basis

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9:41 AM - 30 Nov 2020



One in five Irish families with pre-school children are binge drinking on a weekly basis.

Drinkaware has found that high levels of tension during lockdown has contributed to an increase in alcohol consumption.

One in three households with young children say they drink 'to cheer up when in a bad mood or stressed'.

People are being asked to develop healthy coping strategies that don't involve alcohol in the lead up to Christmas.



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