Scientists had assumed that elephants could not become inebriated because of their size.
Elephants don't have the enzyme that allows humans to metabolize alcohol. This means that anecdotes about elephants getting drunk from rotten fruit may very well be true.
New analysis reveals the most common types of anti-social behaviour, and who the victims are.
Baby boomers have shown the fastest rise in rates of alcohol and drug misuse in the last 15 years.
How much have you had to drink?
New research found a disparity between the sentences women and men are given for offence when alcohol is an aggravating factor.
Public vomiting, urination and collapsing in the street are all things international students don't see at home.
There is little evidence that training alone reduces the propensity for over-service of alcohol.
Responsible Service of Alcohol laws should be coupled with public discussion that encourages people to take responsible for their own drinking behaviour.
Even emergency department staff can have trouble telling if someone’s intoxicated as clinical clues can mislead.
We all know what a drunk person looks like, right? Wrong. Even health care workers can be confused.
Why does drinking alcohol cause us to lose our balance, our inhibitions and, in large enough doses, our lunch?
Chemically, alcohol is a very simple molecule; however, its effects on the brain are quite complex.