Alcoholism in Europe

The heaviest-drinking countries in Europe


Alcohol consumption across the European region is higher than in any other region in the world, with over one fifth of the European population over the age of 15 drinking heavily at least once ...

Country in far northern hemisphere eliminates all vices among the young


Drinking, smoking tobacco and marijuana no longer attract young people in Iceland. ln a period of 20 years, cigarette smokers have decreased from 23% to 3%, consumers of marijuana from 17% to 7%, and ...

Ketamine therapy could treat alcohol addiction


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 ...