Chief Medical Officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies, has spoken about the aims of a Change4Life alcohol awareness campaign that is being launched today.
She said: "We need to help people understand first of all their reality, how much they're drinking, and how that compares with the recommended amount.
"If they're over... then give them some helpful tips about what they can do to cut down".
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