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Neuroscience research questions current alcohol limit

21 June 2019

Even one pint of beer can compromise a person’s feeling of being in control. The research adds weight to calls for a lowered alcohol limit for drivers


Revealed: why drug users prefer heroin at home, but cocaine while out

14 May 2018

University of Sussex research shows that response of brain and emotions to addictive drugs depends on both the setting and the substance of use.


Sussex research reveals the addictive potential of a drug legally available in the UK and other countries

28 April 2017

A study into the anti-inflammatory drug Benzydamine (Difflam®) reveals its addictive properties.