Alcohol-producing microbes that live in the gut may cause liver damage – even in people who do not drink, research suggests.
With the news that alcohol deaths have reduced by up to a fifth in some areas since minimum pricing was introduced in Scotland, we want to know what you think of the policy.
Minimum unit pricing may have contributed to the number of alcohol-related deaths in Glasgow falling by more than a fifth, according to new research.
A convenience store is finally to find out if it can sell alcohol – almost five months after it opened its doors.
‘The first thing I did in the morning was make myself a double vodka and water’: Dundee man turns his life around with the help of community group
“The first thing I did in the morning was make myself a double vodka and water,” said Ian Thomas, speaking of his 26-year alcohol addiction.
School pupils who have recently smoked, drunk alcohol and taken drugs are more likely to be unhappy, new figures have revealed.
Researchers modelling teenage drinking using rats have discovered that a drug used to treat Alzheimer’s can reverse some of the negative effects of consuming alcohol during adolescence.
Catalin Richiteanu, of Clepington Road, was fined and banned after being caught more than four times the drink-drive limit.
Booze-related admissions to Ninewells Hospital have risen by almost 20% in three years.
About half of the UK’s young drinkers are unaware of health messages or warnings on alcohol packaging, according to new research.
One in five people admitted to a UK hospital drinks to a harmful level while one in 10 is alcohol-dependent, research suggests.
Health bosses have objected to a bid by a convenience store to sell alcohol out of its proposed shop at Dundee train station.
Drinks trade experts have warned it may already be too late for Dundee pub bosses to renew their licences.
Britons are drinking less alcohol, despite the amount consumed worldwide being on the rise, a study has shown.
Having one or two alcoholic drinks per day does not reduce the risk of having a stroke, scientists have said.
A councillor has blasted the local authority’s alcohol overprovision policy.
More than 200 litres of suspected illegal alcohol has been seized by police in Tayside.
The Gin Fayre is returning to Dundee.
A beer campaign group has slammed council plans to prevent pubs being built outside the city centre.
New council regulations will see applications for bars outside of the city centre recommended for refusal by planning chiefs.