Victoria White
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Liver disease up among young drinkers

Alcoholic liver disease in the under 30s has risen by half in the last ten years according to official figures.

Doctors are warning of the growing impact of alcohol on young people's health after the findings show a quarter of the population drinks too much.

Richard Bilton has been given rare access to the patients and staff at one hospital.

Panorama: Dying for a Drink, BBC One, Monday, 1 August at 2030 BST

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  • 01 Aug 2011
  • From the section Health