Calls are being made for a zero-tolerance policy towards drink-driving as a recent study confirmed that alcohol-related deaths are on the rise in the UK.
Trade in pubs has withstood the lowering of the drink-drive limit in Scotland, new research suggests.
Humanity’s ancestors may have been saved from extinction because they developed the ability to digest alcohol, scientists claim.
One dose of ketamine could help heavy drinkers cut their alcohol intake, a study has suggested.
Boris Johnson claimed he has given up drinking until after Brexit is sorted.
Alcohol-producing microbes that live in the gut may cause liver damage – even in people who do not drink, research suggests.
Minimum unit pricing may have contributed to the number of alcohol-related deaths in Glasgow falling by more than a fifth, according to new research.
Health chiefs in Aberdeen have created a series of hard-hitting videos in a bid to reduce the number of north-east residents overdosing on drugs.
A man admitted stealing hundreds of pounds worth of alcohol from Aberdeen supermarkets.
A royal wedding composer has opened up about his struggles with mental health and alcohol problems.
Britons are drinking less alcohol, despite the amount consumed worldwide being on the rise, a study has shown.
Having one or two alcoholic drinks per day does not reduce the risk of having a stroke, scientists have said.
A city MP has called for a review into the way alcohol is taxed.
Personal licence holders in Aberdeen have been reminded that the renewal date is getting close.
Heavy drinking can alter DNA in ways that increase the desire for alcohol, new research suggests.
Revellers have been urged to drink responsibility this festive season.
Officers are appealing for information after alcohol was stolen from a property in a daylight break-in.
People buying booze for children could be jailed for three months, police have warned.
A safety charity and North Sea firm have joined forces for a workshop highlighting the dangers of alcohol to north-east schoolchildren.
Climate change threatens the world with drought, rising sea levels, powerful storms – and a global beer crisis, say researchers.
Diabetes patients are more likely to die from alcohol-related factors, accidents or suicide, new research has found.
An Aberdeen man who admitted stealing booze from a supermarket has “been down that aisle before”, a court has heard.
A man has admitted stealing bottles of alcohol on four separate occasions from an Aberdeen supermarket.
A north-east MSP has welcomed a new report which shows a decline in drinking among teens in Scotland.
Going teetotal is the only way to avoid risking health with alcohol, scientists have claimed.
Moderate drinking has been linked to a lower risk of heart disease in a new study.
Linda Robson has said she believes she was on her way to becoming an alcoholic when she was drinking a bottle of wine a night.
Abstinence from alcohol in middle age has been linked to a heightened risk of dementia, a new study suggests.
A total of 31 people in the north-east were admitted to hospital with brain damage caused by alcohol last year, new figures have revealed.
Teenage girls who binge drink could affect the health of their bones, a study has found.