Latest Mark Bellis Stories

2010-11-10 12:08:20

Young children who don't like school are more likely to be involved in underage drinking and sexual activity.

2010-04-20 09:01:46

Using measures of blood alcohol concentration, self-assessed and observer-assessed drunkenness, a study in the North West of England has confirmed the overwhelming prevalence of extreme alcohol consumption in UK nightlife.

2009-10-09 13:36:43

Researchers writing in the open access journal BMC Public Health studied the drinking habits of 9833 15-16 year olds in the North West of England, finding that excessively low cost alcohol products and illicit purchase are strongly related to harmful underage drinking.

2005-08-10 18:10:00

One in 25 fathers could unknowingly be raising another man's child, British scientists said on Thursday.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.