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  1. Alcohol - how it affects your body

    04 Nov 2018

    How alcohol affects your body Many Australians enjoy a drink. In fact, alcohol is Australia’s most widely used social drug. Like all drugs, alcohol can damage your body, especially if you drink...

  2. Alcohol and pregnancy

    09 Nov 2018

    There’s no safe level of alcohol use during pregnancy. It’s safest to not drink at all during pregnancy, when trying to conceive, and while breastfeeding...

  3. Alcohol and teenagers

    29 Nov 2018

    Alcohol is responsible for most drug-related deaths in the teenage population...

  4. Alcohol and the law

    27 Nov 2018

    Alcohol is Australia’s most widely used social drug, but it can cause significant harm to people and society, especially when consumed in excess.   To control the effects of alcohol on...

  5. Alcohol and weight gain

    09 Nov 2018

    While the relationship between alcohol consumption and obesity remains unclear, there are good reasons to think that alcohol may play a role...

  6. Alcohol explained

    31 Oct 2018

    The size of a standard drink can vary according to the type of alcohol...

  7. Altitude sickness

    28 Nov 2018

    Being young and fit doesn't reduce your risk of altitude sickness...

  8. Amphetamines

    04 Nov 2018

    Amphetamines are psychostimulant drugs that speed up the workings of the brain...

  9. Anabolic steroids

    22 Nov 2018

    Prolonged misuse of steroids can cause liver damage and severe mood swings...

  10. Anger - how it affects people

    26 May 2016

    Well-managed anger can be a useful emotion that motivates you to make positive changes...