Heavy drinking can alter DNA in ways that increase the desire for alcohol, new research suggests.
Support group Recovery Dundee has started 2019 with a bang after holding its second “hangover-free” New Year party at Discovery Point.
An inquiry into the impact of immersive technologies such as virtual and augmented reality has been launched by a House of Commons select committee.
A mum has opened up about how she overcame addiction to prescription drugs as she launched a Christmas appeal for homeless people.
Fall in number of Dundee smokers as youngsters ‘increasingly realise it’s a really silly thing to do’
The number of smokers in Dundee has fallen by 12% in the past four years.
The majority of Britons can not make it through dinner at home without checking their phone, such is our addiction to technology, new research from YouGov claims.
Concerns over addiction to video games such as Fortnite among young people are “inevitable” but parents must also take responsibility for their children’s gaming habits, an industry expert has said.
The Tele articles today and yesterday highlight the real life issues for people involved with drugs.
A man who downloaded indecent images of children told police officers he had been abused as a child himself and said it was “an addiction”.
Addiction to video games is to be listed as a disorder for the first time by the World Health Organisation.
For the first time in its four-year history, the Scottish Recovery Walk is being held in Dundee.
A heroin addict was twice found unconscious in a drug-induced state by members of the public in two separate places within a month, Dundee Sheriff court was told.
Russell Brand has said his drug addiction is “still echoing around in my mad mind”.
A drug addict told shop security staff he had HIV and threatened to stab them with a needle.
A community hub designed to tackle social problems in Dundee could be set for expansion after a “hugely successful” first year.
Health chiefs have revealed their top four key priorities for tackling substance misuse in Dundee.
Syringes and other associated drug paraphernalia have been found lying in the street near a Dundee school.
A former Dundee heroin addict and drug dealer wants to use her experiences to help other people going through the same issues.
The heartbroken grandmother of a Dundee addict with a staggering 65 convictions has opened her heart about how drugs have ruined the lives of his whole family.
This is the face of a Dundee man who has been addicted to hard drugs since he was just 12 years old.