Alcoholism in the United Kingdom

Ketamine therapy could treat alcohol addiction

2017.01.25

Treatments to help people stop drinking alcohol have been shown to be limited in their effectiveness, and people often return to drinking after only a short time of being sober. But now, a radical ...

Children of absent parents more likely to smoke and drink

2016.10.11

Parental absence in early childhood due to death, relationship break-down or otherwise, is linked to a heightened risk of starting to smoke and drink alcohol before the child reaches his teens, suggests a recent ...

Underage drinking is the norm in the UK

2016.09.01

Serving beer, wine or hard liquor to under 14s is inappropriate, but not so for the 60% of English mums and dads. According to a recent study by Churchill Home Insurance, parents have confessed to ...

Amy’s new ‘Rehab’ clinic to open in London

2016.08.04

The Amy Winehouse Foundation will open on August 22 in London a special clinic for women alcoholics and drug addicts, which aims at helping normal, everyday girls to succeed where the famous young star failed ...