A man who admitted breaching a bail curfew after being locked out of his tenement flat for more than four hours had sentence deferred for the outcome of other matters.
Your choice of alcoholic drink might shape your mood with spirits likely to make you tearful compared to other beverages, new research suggests.
Alcohol vapour from hand sanitisers can lead to false positives on breathalysers, new research reveals.
More than 24,000 Scots were hospitalised because of their drinking last year, with people from the most deprived areas nearly eight times more likely to need that kind of help than those in the most affluent areas.
Scotland's minimum unit price for alcohol could be in place at the start of May next year, Scotland's Health Secretary has announced.
By its supporters, it’s been heralded as a major step forward in tackling Scotland’s harmful relationship with alcohol.
Drinkers in Dundee could face paying hundreds of pounds more a year to enjoy their favourite tipple.
A craft brewing company could become one of the first to occupy new units created at Dundee’s Waterfront.
The decision to allow minimum unit pricing (MUP) for alcohol in Scotland has been bailed a "massive victory" for health and democracy.
The UK's highest court has rejected a long-running challenge against plans to use minimum pricing for alcohol to improve public health in Scotland. Here are some key questions about the proposal:
Here is a timeline of events leading up to Wednesday's ruling at the Supreme Court on the Scottish Government's plans to introduce minimum pricing for alcohol in Scotland:
The UK's highest court is to rule on a challenge over plans to use minimum pricing for alcohol to improve public health in Scotland.
The UK’s highest court is to rule on a challenge over plans to use minimum pricing for alcohol to improve public health in Scotland.
Death rates among 60 to 74-year-old men owing wholly to alcohol abuse have “increased significantly” since 2001, new figures show.
Sleep deprivation disrupts brain cell communication in much the same way as alcohol, research has shown.
Dundee City Council is set to launch a Drug and Alcohol Misuse Commission in a bid to address the city’s troubled relationship with substance abuse.
A new law that will introduce a minimum price for the sale of alcohol in Wales has been unveiled by the Welsh Government.
It is well-established that alcohol impairs cognitive function but a new study has found that a swift drink could actually help improve your foreign language skills.
Parents drinking enough to become tipsy around their children can make them anxious, embarrassed and more likely to argue with the adults.
Sparkling wine is becoming increasing popular in the UK, with sales up by 9% in the past year, new figures show.