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Application of the UK Foresight Obesity Model in Ireland: The health and economic consequences of projected obesity trends in IrelandKeaver, Laura; Webber, Laura; Dee, Anne; Shiely, Frances; Marsh, Tim; Balanda, Kevin; Perry, Ivan; Bassaganya-Riera, Josep (PLoS One, 2013-11)
Diageo's 'Stop Out of Control Drinking' Campaign in Ireland: An Analysis.Petticrew, Mark; Fitzgerald, Niamh; Durand, Mary Alison; Knai, Cécile; Davoren, Martin; Perry, Ivan (PLoS (Public Library of Science), 2016)It has been argued that the alcohol industry uses corporate social responsibility activities to influence policy and undermine public health, and that every opportunity should be taken to scrutinise such activities. This study analyses a controversial Diageo-funded 'responsible drinking' campaign ("Stop out of Control Drinking", or SOOCD) in Ireland. The study aims to identify how the campaign and its advisory board members frame and define (i) alcohol-related harms, and their causes, and (ii) possible solutions.