Alcohol, drinking habits and the risk of death, disease, injury and social problems

Consequences of illicit drug use on health, family and social problems





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Smoking decreases stimulation by alcohol, parental history of alcoholism does not



Kari Poikolainen

Adjunct professor in public health, Dr.Med.Sci.

Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Finland

E-mail: kari.poikolainen at

Main research interests: causes and consequences of alcohol intake and other addictive substances.

Other interests: political and economic history, oenology.

Latest book: Perfect Drinking and its Enemies. Mill City Press, USA 2014. Available from Amazon.