Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer has urged Scots to be aware of what they are drinking over the Easter weekend, with research suggesting many remain confused about alcohol content.
A man caused nearly £1,000 worth of damage at Aberdeen Airport after flying into a rage when he was thrown off a plane for being too drunk.
Moderate alcohol use can contribute to a diet with better results for memory skills in middle age, research has showed.
Drinking a bottle of wine per week increases the lifetime risk of cancer by the equivalent of smoking five to 10 cigarettes, research suggests.
NHS Grampian and NHS Highland are failing to meet drug and alcohol treatment targets.
Less then a fifth of people in Scotland are aware of the country’s recommended alcohol limits, it has emerged.
Teenagers who are very aware of alcohol marketing are likely to consume more and be higher-risk drinkers, research suggests.
A train guard was hit with a bottle of alcohol thrown by a passenger on a train travelling between Edinburgh and Dundee.
A social responsibility levy on stores selling alcohol could raise more than £100 million a year to help tackle Scotland’s “public health emergency”, Labour’s Monica Lennon has said.
A north-east man has been fined after throwing a beer can at his then-girlfriend's head as she was getting onto her motorbike.
Children as young as 13 say they drank alcohol in the last 30 days in Will County, according to the latest Illinois Youth Survey.
Children as young as 13 say they have drank alcohol in the last 30 days in Chicago, according to the latest Illinois Youth Survey.
Minimum pricing for alcohol should be raised to 60p per unit in Scotland, the Liberal Democrats have suggested.
Health campaigners are calling on the Government to fix a “clear timetable” for outlawing alcohol sponsorship in the sports and music industry.
A brewing giant's bid to sell alcohol at a north-east cafe has faced a backlash from local residents.
Brewing giant Heineken has said strong demand for a non-alcoholic variant of its flagship lager helped it to higher profits in 2018.
Anyone who has woken up with a fuzzy head, a dry mouth and a stomach-lining that appears to be yelling at you, will have attempted to soothe the alcohol-induced pain in some way.
Almost 1.2 million hospital admissions may have been linked to alcohol last year, new figures show.
It is easy for those of us who are passionate about whisky to become over enthusiastic when it comes to talking to others about drams.
If you are looking down and can't see the bathroom scales - even although you have both feet planted firmly on them - your body mass index has obviously been compromised by your weight divided by the square of your height.
More underage drinking goes on in rural Scotland than in our cities, a study has found.
Christmas party season is in full swing. But partying can mean hangovers – especially for the less careful among us.
Police attending a crash at a notorious Aberdeen bottleneck roundabout arrested a man they found drunk behind the wheel after arriving on the scene.
The reduced drink-drive limit in Scotland has had no impact on cutting road accidents, a new study has found.
A new website has been launched to help support people affected by drug and alcohol addiction in Aberdeenshire.
New figures have revealed that alcohol abuse costs Aberdeen about £120million a year.
Copper pot stills that have not been used since Brora Distillery shut in 1983 have started a journey which will lead to them making single malt whisky again.
A construction boss has been banned from the road after getting behind the wheel more than double the drink-driving limit the morning after a night out.
A campaign to highlight the consequences of providing alcohol to under-18s has been launched in Moray.
A man has been charged after being caught behind wheel while allegedly four times the drink-drive limit.
Landlords have welcomed plans to extend a scheme designed to keep revellers safe.
A Glasgow man who battered and bruised his partner after a drunken row was sentenced to one year of social work supervision to help him overcome his alcohol problem.