We are pleased to announce the launch of Fifteen Ninety Nine
Around one quarter of all deaths in Scotland each year are associated with tobacco use. Almost one quarter of the population smoke and tobacco-related illnesses are estimated to cost Scotland's health service more than £300million each year.
The link between alcohol and cancer is well established. A new report by the Alcohol Health Alliance, of which we are a member, highlights the health risks associated with both moderate and excessive alcohol consumption in relation to cancer.
The President of our College, Dr Frank Dunn has been honoured with a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List in recognition of his services to cardiology and the community.