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# Drinking

This week
14th April 2024 - 20th April 2024
Despite drop, Ireland still has the third highest number of pubs per capita in the world
This year
Most Dublin school children who drink obtain alcohol from their parents and other adults
All time
Many Irish people are in denial about their drinking habits, new research finds
Alcohol price survey finds weekly intake limit can be reached in Ireland for less than €8
Three Wallabies dropped for All Blacks clash after drinking session
Ministers to put 'pressure' on NI Executive to follow suit with minimum unit pricing for alcohol
Poll: Have you drunk more, or less, during the pandemic?
People in Ireland drink, on average, the equivalent of 40 bottles of vodka a year
Poll: Are you trying to drink less alcohol this year?
Irish teens more likely to take illegal drugs but smoking and drinking levels falling, EU report shows
'Two or three glasses is not against the law': It's not illegal to drink in public places, Taoiseach tells Dáil
Poll: Do you support minimum alcohol pricing in Ireland?
Covid restrictions make the argument not to bring in minimum alcohol pricing 'even more tenuous'
'The tobacco industry targeting e-cigarettes at young people is cynical, sickening and dangerous'
Nightclub and pub opening hours are 'archaic' and need to be reformed, says Taoiseach
'There is no certain amount that is too much alcohol - it's what it does to the person'
Nearly 55,000 cases of problem alcohol use treated in Ireland over seven years
The Irish For: Notes on the naming of a still-contentious Irish-themed cocktail
Darach Ó Séaghdha
Poll: Should the legal drinking age be raised to 20?
Over 80% of Irish adults drink alcohol, and the rate is set to increase
Labour MP Diane Abbott 'sincerely sorry' for drinking can of M&S Mojito on London train
Poll: Would cheaper non-alcoholic beer make you more likely to drink it?
5 of the weirdest hangover cures from around the world
Dear Fifi: We're all worried about our housemate's drinking - but what can we do?
'Why take the risk?': As we enter the '12 pubs' season, an expert outlines the effects of excessive drinking
Alcohol ads with pro-drinking comments on Facebook 'boost desire to drink'
What age were you when you started drinking?
Irish teenagers are drinking less often than almost all their European peers
Research shows 21 people a day seek treatment for problematic alcohol use
Complaint upheld over Ryanair ad that 'promoted excessive drinking'
'We've seen at least four craft breweries close down this year': Fighting back against Big Beer
People who abstain from alcohol are off sick more often than the average drinker - study
Alcohol a factor in 1 in 20 cases at emergency departments
So many people are dying from alcohol-related deaths it's like 'planes going down without survivors'
Evening Poll: Do you think it's okay to cover for a co-worker because of their drinking?
Health study says Ireland's weekly drinking limit should be 5 pints, not 8.5
Heavy drinkers have higher risk of getting dementia
One in 12 drivers involved in collision or near miss because of drink driving
These lifestyle changes could help lower your risk of developing cancer
Growing size of wine glasses contributing to rising levels of drinking