Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen on September 28 urged authorities and people’s engagement in the prevention and control of alcohol harms as strong as the resolve to fight COVID-19.
Provinces and cities nationwide have stepped up inspections to stop coach and truck drivers from drinking alcohol or using drugs.
Alcohol is responsible for more than 5% of all deaths worldwide, or around 3 million a year, new figures have revealed.
PSNews- Alcohol may cause cancers of the oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, esophagus, colorectal and liver to people as well as breast cancer to women. The more people drink, the greater the risk of cancer they may face.