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# Alcoholism

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‘I was literally trying to get through the next hour without having a drink’
'Soldiers come home with addiction problems and PTSD, but there's no real support'
'You either get sober, end up in jail or in a brown box. I wasn't far away from any of them'
'Jekyll and Hyde character' who assaulted garda gets a suspended sentence
Simon Pegg has opened up about his battle with alcoholism and depression
A 'wonder drug' used to treat alcoholism may not be as effective as previously thought
Gabriel Byrne says #MeToo movement 'hasn't gone far enough'
'While the rest of us are looking forward at this time of year, they're feeling the dread and the anxiety'
Marian Keyes: 'Don't blame yourself if you can't find the cause of your depression'
Alcoholism: 'Dad, I don’t blame you. I never have'
'I want my kids to know there is no shame in getting help': Ben Affleck speaks out about his alcohol addiction
There are moments in our lives where the world changes and you go 'was I on the right road all the time?'
Beating homelessness: 'I look at photos of my grandchildren to keep me sober'
'Have they no conscience?' Frances Black lets rip at pubs selling pints for €1
"I used to have to call down to my mother's house when she wasn't in and rob food" - Battling gambling addiction
'I’m so happy not to be spending another Christmas in rehab'
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I love a drink but I don't want to end up like my dad: an alcoholic and alone
'He didn't value that we were actually human beings, it was like a nightmare.'
'My dad was a violent alcoholic. I vowed to make my daughter's childhood better than mine.'
When it comes to alcohol abuse, the Irish aren't the worst in the world
What’s the problem with an “Out-of-Control” drinking campaign?
Niall Ó Tuathail
'I will never get my childhood back': Four people talk about life with an alcoholic parent
Caitriona O'Neill and William Gallagher
'It was always my job to check if Dad was breathing after he passed out'
Opinion: Soju think the Irish are all drunks?
Clare Hartwieg
Opinion: I had a great life, friends, business - and I was paralysed by depression
Niall Harbison
Opinion: How I woke up to my unhealthy attitude to alcohol
Kate Bellamy
Why do the Irish drink so much? Dr Drew explains*
How much does alcohol abuse affect others in Ireland? A lot, says a new report
How Amsterdam is paying alcoholics to work for beer
Column: Young people don’t need to be patronised by safe drinking campaigns
Nicky O'Donnell
Average Irish adult drank equivalent of 411 pints last year
Troubled Gazza seeks treatment in US
Gazza's 'life in danger' reveals agent after shocking pictures are published
Second inquest rules Amy Winehouse killed by accidental alcohol poisoning
Column: Yes, booze causes problems – but why tar us all with the same brush?
Aaron McKenna
Column: Youth drinking problem? Perhaps we should look at ourselves…
Fiona Ryan
Column: We need to put the humanity back into sport performance
Tadhg MacIntyre
Poll: Should Ireland set a minimum price on alcohol?
The 17 jobs where you're most likely to become an alcoholic
Give it a rest, Darren: why the Open champion needs to shut up about drink