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Alcohol abuse overview

Nearly 1 in 4 people in England drink amounts of alcohol that are harmful to health. Health effects of alcohol abuse include heart disease, liver disease, and even cancer. Therapy ranges from medicines to treatment centres.

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Have scientists found the alcohol gene?

Scientists in Europe and the US say they have discovered a gene that might explain why some people can limit themselves to social drinking while others find alcohol irresistible.

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