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# alcoholism - Sunday 9 October, 2011

The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting
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The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting

Oct 9th 2011, 9:00 AM 446 Views 0 Comments

Paul Gascoigne’s tales from the dark side of celebrity, the origins of the Honey Badger and an incredible tribute to the elegant genius of Roger Federer: its our weekly round-up of the best the web has to offer.

# alcoholism - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Alcohol-related illness costs Irish hospitals €800 million in five years
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Alcohol-related illness costs Irish hospitals €800 million in five years

Jul 14th 2011, 7:29 PM 358 Views 8 Comments

Young to middle-aged men were the most likely to spend the night in hospital because of alcohol-related health problems.

# alcoholism - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Former first lady Betty Ford dies at 93
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Former first lady Betty Ford dies at 93

Jul 9th 2011, 9:10 AM 570 Views 3 Comments

The former First Lady, better known for setting up the world-famous rehab clinic, passes away in California.

# alcoholism - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Scientists discover gene linked to alcohol consumption
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Scientists discover gene linked to alcohol consumption

Apr 5th 2011, 10:41 AM 949 Views 0 Comments

Researchers have identified a gene which appears to regulating the amount of alcohol a person consumes – people with the gene drink an average of five per cent less alcohol than those without it.

# alcoholism - Monday 4 April, 2011

# alcoholism - Tuesday 25 January, 2011

Leading charity calls for minimum price for alcohol to be set
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Leading charity calls for minimum price for alcohol to be set

Jan 25th 2011, 10:41 AM 719 Views 0 Comments

The current government’s approach to the pricing and regulation of alcohol is leading to a “disjointed” message on a serious public health issue that is affecting thousands of children, according to a leading charity.