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#Alcohol Consumption

# alcohol-consumption - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Irish people drink the equivalent of 29 litres of vodka each a year

Our alcohol consumption is detailed in a new comprehensive report from the Health Research Board.

# alcohol-consumption - Monday 8 June, 2015

Irish people describe in detail just how much they drink

The fear is real, and so is the hangover.

# alcohol-consumption - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

"Ireland has a serious problem - we drink too much alcohol"

This comes as the government makes €1 million available to raise awareness about alcohol abuse.

# alcohol-consumption - Friday 18 July, 2014

Addiction services costing State €114m this year

Treatment and intervention provided by a range of services, making it difficult to ascertain just how much the State spends on alcohol addiction, according to the HSE.

# alcohol-consumption - Friday 13 December, 2013

James Bond unable to stir drinks due to 'alcohol induced tremor'

A BMJ study has revealed that the spy consumed over four times the recommended weekly allowance of alcohol.

# alcohol-consumption - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Poll: Have you reduced your alcohol consumption in the past year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you reduced your alcohol consumption in the past year?

In the last year, the amount of alcohol consumed in Ireland fell by 4.4 per cent.

# alcohol-consumption - Friday 3 May, 2013

Breast cancer rates in under 50s rise, but fewer than ever are dying - UK

The increase mirrors an overall rise of 18 per cent in those that have been diagnosed with the disease between 1995 and 2010.

# alcohol-consumption - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Government failure to tackle alcohol abuse had "devastating" impact on society - health specialist

Dr Declan Bedford said we need a national strategy that should include minimum pricing in Ireland to control alcohol sales at discount prices.

# alcohol-consumption - Friday 3 February, 2012

Alcohol consumption down by 17 per cent over last decade

Is Ireland’s love affair with drink fading? A study from DCU shows that alcohol intake has fallen by a sixth in just over 10 years.

# alcohol-consumption - Thursday 9 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Gaddafi ordered campaign of mass rape, ICC claims; horrific allegations of abuse emerge at Rostrevor – and the most breathtaking picture from space you’ll see all day.

# alcohol-consumption - Thursday 26 May, 2011

Moderate drinking can reduce the chances of fatty liver

Drinking alcohol in a balanced, moderate way can be better for you than not drinking at all, according to a new study.