Alcohol

Is alcohol consumption more helpful than harmful?

People drink to socialize, celebrate, and relax. Alcohol often has a strong effect on people – and throughout history, we’ve struggled to understand and...

Alcohol dependence and psychological disorders share genetic links

The risk to alcohol dependence (AD) is heritable, however little is thought about its complex polygenic architecture or its genetic association with other disorders....

Scientists discovered a wonder drug for alcohol use disorder ineffective

Scientists at the University of Liverpool have recently highlighted the ineffectiveness of a specific drug treatment for alcohol use disorders. Baclofen is a pharmaceutical which has been...