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Alcohol policy, life and health : the Swedish example

Orvar Olsson

Alcohol policy, life and health : the Swedish example

report with reference to the opinion given by Advocate General Michael Elmers in case c-189/95, Prosecutor general v. Harry Franzen

by Orvar Olsson

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Published by Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and other drugs in Stockholm .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementOrvar Olsson.
ContributionsNational Institute of Public Health. Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and other drugs.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17221492M

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has been prepared for World Health Day to raise awareness among the general public and enhance commitment among policy-makers to take immediate action towards preventing road traffic injury. The publication builds on and complements the World report on . “Alcohol is a powerful drug,” says World Book Encyclopedia. Hence, there may be circumstances or times when even the moderate consumption of alcohol would be unwise. WHAT THE BIBLE SAYS. People often “walk right into [trouble]” because they drink at the wrong time.


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Ethical Policy. Editorial Independence. She has received an honorarium from the Swedish state alcohol monopoly for work regarding the monopoly.

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