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Smoking and alcohol - a mutually destructive combo

Smoking and alcohol - a mutually destructive combo

NHS staff need basic knowledge about the social and physical ill effects of alcohol misuse

NHS staff need basic knowledge about the social and physical ill effects of alcohol misuse

Poor sense of smell among alcoholics associated with prefrontal cognitive dysfunction

Poor sense of smell among alcoholics associated with prefrontal cognitive dysfunction

Greater suicide risk for alcoholics with personality disorders

Greater suicide risk for alcoholics with personality disorders

Strong relationship of major depressive disorder to alcohol use disorders, drug disorders and other mental health conditions

Strong relationship of major depressive disorder to alcohol use disorders, drug disorders and other mental health conditions

Combining alcoholics anonymous and treatment works best

Combining alcoholics anonymous and treatment works best

Smaller prefrontal cortex is associated with early-onset drinking

Smaller prefrontal cortex is associated with early-onset drinking

New guide to help patients who drink too much

New guide to help patients who drink too much

The Irish Government needs to increase its efforts in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

The Irish Government needs to increase its efforts in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

As little as one drink per week may harm your baby

As little as one drink per week may harm your baby

Mexican Americans and non-Hispanic Whites born in the United States have a higher risk for developing psychiatric disorders

Mexican Americans and non-Hispanic Whites born in the United States have a higher risk for developing psychiatric disorders

Psychiatrically ill and nicotine-dependent individuals consume 70 percent of all cigarettes smoked in the United States

Psychiatrically ill and nicotine-dependent individuals consume 70 percent of all cigarettes smoked in the United States

We are at the very beginning of 'gene finding' for alcohol response

We are at the very beginning of 'gene finding' for alcohol response

Total abstinence is the only way to protect the unborn baby against Foetal Alcohol Syndrome

Total abstinence is the only way to protect the unborn baby against Foetal Alcohol Syndrome

2,000 alcohol-fuelled troublemakers were handed fixed penalty notices

2,000 alcohol-fuelled troublemakers were handed fixed penalty notices

17.6 million American adults (8.5 percent) meet standard diagnostic criteria for an alcohol use disorder

17.6 million American adults (8.5 percent) meet standard diagnostic criteria for an alcohol use disorder

Screening for alcohol problems in hospitals needs improvement

Screening for alcohol problems in hospitals needs improvement