Friday, December 18, 2009

Stop Giving Children Alcohol!

Top doctor's warning to parents on 'middle-class obsession' of giving children water thinned wine and other sorts of alcohol.

Sir Liam Donaldson said parents should give under-15s no alcohol at all.

Those aged from 15 to 18 should be allowed a small amount no more than once a week, he said.

myths about children's drinking were harmful. He implied most were held by middle-class parents.

'The more they get a taste for it, the more likely they are to be heavy drinking adults or binge drinkers later in childhood.'

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