Alcoholism in Global Research - 2

Trials find that LSD could cure alcoholics

2015.09.15

Can LSD, MDMA or magic mushrooms help people stop drinking? These illegal substances, if taken in the right doses, could be used to treat alcoholism, according to a study published in the Canadian Medical ...

Jealous girlfriend could be an alcoholic

2015.07.22

One of the many drawbacks of jealousy has so far been underestimated: alcoholism. Especially among women. A group of researchers at the University of Houston say that there is a relationship between three factors: ...

Binge drinking is influenced by the shape of glass

2015.05.06

The speed at which we drink alcohol could be influenced by the shape of the glass, and markings on the glass might help us drink more slowly, according to new research from the University ...

Facebook ‘likes’ predict who’s drinking alcohol

2015.02.12

The 'likes' and comments on Facebook pages that promote alcohol lead a lot of people to drink, especially the younger generation. Researchers at Michigan State University, who published the study in the journal Mass Communication ...

Alcohol taxes are the key to tackle binge drinking

2015.01.06

The best solution to tackle binge drinking is to increase taxes on alcohol. This is the finding of researchers at the Boston University School of Public Health. In their study, published in the journal ...

With one drink at Xmas young people become addicted

2014.12.12

Even just one alcoholic drink at Christmas can produce dependence in adolescents. It has emerged from a study led by the Concordia University and carried out in collaboration with the Université de Montréal and ...