alcohol abuse

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Jim Wells said the report showed minimum pricing reduced consumption and alcohol-related harm by ensuring alcohol cannot be bought at prices that do not reflect its strength. Photograph: PA

Northern Ireland is planning to introduce a minimum price for alcohol to try to combat alcohol abuse, the North’s Minister of Health, Jim Wells, has s(...)

More than one in four Irish people has experienced in the past 12 months at least one negative consequence due to someone else’s drinking, a new report finds. Photograph: Johnny Green/PA Wire

Irish people suffer the ill effects of the consumption of alcohol by others more than their counterparts in Australia, Canada and the(...)