Search Tag: unhealthy alcohol intake

Executive Health Management

Higher Mortality For Hospital Patients With Alcohol Addiction

2015 07 Apr

The mortality of alcohol dependent patients in general hospitals is many times higher than that of patients without alcohol dependency. In addition, they die about 7.6 years earlier on average than hospital patients without a history of alcohol addiction. This is what scientists from the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy of the University... Read more

Pharmacy Management

NHS Guidelines Name Nalmefene for Alcohol Dependency

2014 12 Oct

Unhealthy alcohol intake is a major source of burden on National Health Service (NHS) resources and costs the health service in England around £3.5 billion a year. There are nearly 600,000 patients with alcohol dependency in England. Now, these patients will have access to a new treatment pill developed by Lundbeck. NHS has recently published... Read more