Alcohol and pregnancy: asking the tough questions

Alcohol and pregnancy: asking the tough questions

It's been over 6 years since the Australian Guidelines to Reduce Health Risks from Drinking Alcohol reduced the safe level of drinking for pregnant women from seven standard drinks per week to zero, but the message is still not getting through to patients and frontline doctors, according to experts in fetal alcohol syndrome disorders (FASD).
Qld wants tougher lockout laws: poll

Qld wants tougher lockout laws: poll

Most Queenslanders support tougher lockout laws to reduce alcohol-fuelled violence. That's according to a Galaxy poll of 350 Queenslanders that found 74 per cent of respondents supported a state government plan to call last drinks at 2 or 3am.

Alcohol violence: most Queenslanders support reducing late night trading

New polling has found almost three quarters of Queenslanders support the late-night trading measures announced by the Queensland Government to reduce alcohol-related violence. The poll conducted by Galaxy Research has also highlighted increasing support for action to reduce alcohol harms, with 80 per cent of Queenslanders believing more needs to be done, up from 74 per cent in 2015.