Category Archives: Alcohol problem drinking

Alcohol abuse

New recommendations for weekly alcohol limits (as of January) are for a 14-unit limit for women and men. This should be spread over at least three days, but not the entire seven (i.e. leave some days free from alcohol). Beer … Continue reading

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Alcohol intervention

Since I’m never quite sure how to handle brief intervention strategies for patients opportunistically identified as drinking too much, I was very pleased to see this study showing that in fact I have to do very little. This study into … Continue reading

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