ALCOHOL killed more people last year than at any time in almost 20 years according to the latest statistics for England and Wales.
CONTROLS to counter the coronavirus could spark a spike in alcohol-related harm, it is feared. Although UK pubs, clubs and restaurants have been forced to close, off-licences have been deemed ‘essential’ and business is brisk on booze aisles at supermarkets. Home drinking has been on the increase in recent years fuelled by pub closures and […]
DEATH rates among dependent drinkers are predicted to rise if support and treatment services are hit during the Coronavirus crisis.