Heavy Drinking

Alcoholism Could Be In Your Genes, Not Your Brain

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Tech

New evidence furthers the claim that alcoholism is determined by your genes, and increases the likelihood that in the future we will be able to identi...

Man Who Stood Up To 'NekNomination' Craze Hailed As A Hero

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Tech

A man who stood up to a potentially dangerous internet drinking craze has won fame online, saying the increasingly risky game has gotten 'out of hand'...

Could A Pill Cut Your Drinking By Two Thirds On A Night Out?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A "helpful" new drug which could help problem drinkers reduce the amount of alcohol they consume will today become available to UK patients. If dep...

Heavy Drinking Could Cause Strokes

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

People who have three or more alcoholic drinks per day may be at higher risk for experiencing a stroke than those who do not drink heavily. A stud...

Moderate Drinking While Pregnant Has No Effect

PRESS ASSOCIATION | Posted 05.09.2011 | UK

Light drinking in pregnancy has no effect on premature birth, small babies or low birthweight, research has suggested. Experts reviewing 36 studies...