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New compound triggers the same anti-depressant action as rapidly acting psychedelic drugs

New compound triggers the same anti-depressant action as rapidly acting psychedelic drugs

Single administration of alcohol can permanently alter the morphology of neurons

Single administration of alcohol can permanently alter the morphology of neurons

New online resource helps healthcare professionals to address alcohol-related problems

New online resource helps healthcare professionals to address alcohol-related problems

Discovery could lead to new treatments to minimize cravings in people with addictions

Discovery could lead to new treatments to minimize cravings in people with addictions

Ketamine plus psychological therapy can help people stay off alcohol for longer time

Ketamine plus psychological therapy can help people stay off alcohol for longer time

£66 million funding to provide safe and warm accommodation for rough sleepers over winter

£66 million funding to provide safe and warm accommodation for rough sleepers over winter

Scientists uncover previously unknown brain mechanism behind compulsive alcohol use

Scientists uncover previously unknown brain mechanism behind compulsive alcohol use

New poll suggests older adults must watch their alcohol intake during pandemic

New poll suggests older adults must watch their alcohol intake during pandemic

British and Chinese researchers identify origins of alcoholism

British and Chinese researchers identify origins of alcoholism

Researchers use optogenetics to mitigate addiction-related behaviors

Researchers use optogenetics to mitigate addiction-related behaviors

Researchers identify anti-inflammatory mechanisms that drive alcohol addiction

Researchers identify anti-inflammatory mechanisms that drive alcohol addiction

Finding ways to reduce rising alcohol consumption during COVID-19 pandemic

Finding ways to reduce rising alcohol consumption during COVID-19 pandemic

Study examines the pharmacogenomics of opioid addiction

Study examines the pharmacogenomics of opioid addiction

England's working economy is being killed by alcohol

England's working economy is being killed by alcohol

Study assesses the acute impact of cannabis among real-world users

Study assesses the acute impact of cannabis among real-world users

UIC Center for Alcohol Research in Epigenetics receives $8.2 million NIH grant

UIC Center for Alcohol Research in Epigenetics receives $8.2 million NIH grant

Study: Multidimensional approach works best for tackling nonmedical drug use

Study: Multidimensional approach works best for tackling nonmedical drug use

Baby boomers driving surge in hospital admissions for alcoholism

Baby boomers driving surge in hospital admissions for alcoholism

NHS reveals record-breaking number of alcohol-related hospital admissions

NHS reveals record-breaking number of alcohol-related hospital admissions

Giving a shot of ketamine could help heavy drinkers reduce alcohol intake

Giving a shot of ketamine could help heavy drinkers reduce alcohol intake