Posted on 15th September 2020 at 16:10
Addiction services in England could struggle to cope with "soaring" numbers of people misusing alcohol, the Royal College of Psychiatrists has warned today. Many adults are drinking more since the coronavirus pandemic began, data shows.
The college estimates that in June, more than 8.4m people in England were drinking at higher-risk levels, up from 4.8m in February.
If you’re aware you’re drinking more, perhaps now is the time to stop and think about why, and we may have the answer for you.