Tag Archives: National Health Service

• £3 Pill Stops You Wanting Second Glass Of Wine

£3 Pill Stops You Wanting Second Glass Of Wine

The drug stops people from wanting more than one drink by blocking the part of the brain which gives people pleasure from alcohol. Around 600,000 people in England and Wales who drink half a bottle of wine a day are to be offered the first drug ever to be licensed to help reduce alcohol consumption. […]

• Booze shock: Alcohol puts a child under FIVE in hospital every week

Booze shock: Alcohol puts a child under FIVE in hospital every week

The NHS says it is growing trend as every week three 10 and 11-year-olds are taken to hospital in England after drinking too much. ONE child under five is taken to hospital every week after drinking alcohol, shock NHS figures reveal. In six cases they were not even 12 months old, with experts blaming booze […]