NW has highest level of alcohol related mental disorders

It's emerged that the North West had the highest number of alcohol related mental disorders last year, while on a county by county breakdown, Donegal had the second highest proportion with 60 per 100,000. The highest was in Sligo - Leitrim with 97.

Health Research Board figures quoted in the Donegal News show Letterkenny General Hospital had 83 people admitted withy alcohol related mental health disorders, with a further 22 admitted for other drug related disorders.