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# Alcohol

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'Unenforceable and unworkable': Government given legal warning over alcohol ad restrictions
'I used to spend whole days waiting for their bedtime': The surprising results of giving up wine o'clock
At least 99 confirmed dead after drinking toxic alcohol in India
Over 10,200 litres of smuggled whiskey seized in Dublin Port
Cry for help as new group says services for children of alcoholics are 'non-existent'
938 drivers arrested on suspicion of driving under influence of drink or drugs since start of December
PODCAST: 'I lost two sons to suicide - I want people to know it's okay to have problems'
Is alcohol value for money? When did you last use cannabis? Drugs survey to explore 'brave new world'
Poll: Should the HSE pay for so-called 'drunk tanks' over the festive period?
Motorists told to avoid alcohol and take extra care ahead of 'Christmas exodus'
Kerry publicans back motion calling for the closure of the Dáil bar
Lar Corbett's Bar in Thurles in trouble over ad featuring Jesus with a pint
'Why take the risk?': As we enter the '12 pubs' season, an expert outlines the effects of excessive drinking
Even though it won't bring 'big profits', the Shed Distillery is cracking on with a visitor centre
Alcohol ads with pro-drinking comments on Facebook 'boost desire to drink'
Settle this once and for all. What's the absolute best gin mixer?
What age were you when you started drinking?
There are more people who drink, smoke and have illnesses in deprived areas
Dublin Port's move to introduce random drug testing for veteran staff slapped down
Alcohol Bill, first published in 2015, finally passes through Oireachtas
Irish teenagers are drinking less often than almost all their European peers
Cancer warning labels on alcohol products will not be ditched from Public Health Alcohol Bill
Poll: Should there be cancer warnings on alcohol products?
Call for better access to alcohol treatment services to help tackle rural homelessness
1,000 days and counting but long-awaited public alcohol bill faces further delays
Revenue seizes 24,000 litres of beer at Dublin Port
Dolores O'Riordan's death was 'nothing but a tragic accident', finds coroner
Research shows 21 people a day seek treatment for problematic alcohol use
Complaint upheld over Ryanair ad that 'promoted excessive drinking'
Poll: Do you worry about how much alcohol you consume?
Alcohol is linked to 2.8 million deaths worldwide each year
Man arrested for driving on Dublin's Grafton Street over legal alcohol limit
'Fatal' level of alcohol can be bought in Ireland for €10
Driver was 11 times over legal alcohol limit, had open bottle of wine beside him
Not drinking alcohol in middle age has been linked to an increased risk of dementia
Poll: Should Garda stations have 'drunk tanks'?
Drink-driving laws passed by the Dáil as Danny Healy-Rae shouts, 'This is a sad day for rural Ireland'
What Bulmers is doing to reverse its slipping Irish cider sales
Cannabis worth €23k seized after detector dog Bailey finds it in vacuum cleaner
Alcohol, tobacco and medicine seized at Dublin Port