People who use snus, a moist powder tobacco product, run twice the risk of developing alcohol dependency as compared with non-users.
Researchers have patented a drug that could produce some of ecstasy's euphoric effects and at the same time limit the amount of alcohol people drink.
For people in the early phases of recovery from alcohol addiction, insomnia is a "prevalent and persistent" problem, says a study.
'James Bond' star Roger Moore has confessed he has given up alcohol because he suffers from type 2 diabetes.
Amber Valletta has revealed her drug and alcohol addiction saying that she suffered from a disease called addiction and she had it for as long as she could remember.
Fed up with his drinking habit, a woman allegedly got her 22-year-old son killed with the help of her elder son, police said on Monday.
Researchers are saying that they are making important progress in changing the perception of addiction as they identify new therapeutic interventions that could render addiction into the equivalent of a manageable disease like diabetes.
Excessive intake of alcohol can leave you with a hangover. But you can still look fresh by sleeping in a slightly elevated posture and by exfoliating your skin well to look bright and perky.
`Gangnam Style` hit maker Psy has opened up about his addiction to booze.
The drug topiramate, typically used to treat epilepsy and more recently weight loss, could also help people get rid of their cocaine and alcohol addictions, a new study has revealed.
Matthew Perry has opened up about his struggle with alcohol addiction and how he managed to get sober.
Researchers have been able to identify and deactivate a brain pathway, in rats, which is associated to memories that cause cravings for alcohol.
Billy Joel has blamed his alcohol problem and depression to the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
Russell Brand has said that meditation helped him to get over his divorce from his wife Katy Perry and his heroin and alcohol addiction.
Charlie Sheen has said that now he is free from the drug and alcohol addiction, which for years had threatened to kill him.
A pill that makes alcoholics want to drink less has been developed by scientists for the first time.
Tragic singer Amy Winehouse was so ashamed of her alcohol addiction that she refused to drink in front of her mother Janis Winehouse.
Troubled singer Amy Winehouse`s entry to the rehab has delayed the release of her much-awaited third album.
Day in Pics: 29th March
Showbiz World - March 29, 2015
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