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[SAMHSA, US] SAMHSA announces a working definition of “recovery” from mental disorders and substance use disorders. (22 Dec 2011)

[World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe] Drink–driving: still a deadly seasonal cocktail. (15 Dec 2011)

[Health Service Executive] Minister Kathleen Lynch, TD launches HSE STOP suicide prevention and mental health training for prison services staff. (15 Dec 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Kelly, Pat From smoke to coke? (14 Dec 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] One in 11 report they or a family member assaulted by someone under the influence of alcohol in past year. (14 Dec 2011)

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. EMCDDA launches first European quality standards to improve drug prevention in the EU. (09 Dec 2011)

[Community Workers' Co-operative] Community Workers' Co-operative post-budget analysis. (08 Dec 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Government Excise Duty decision “incomprehensible” as €2.2billion in cuts implemented – Excise duty restoration could have earned the Government €178million. (06 Dec 2011)

[thejournal.ie] Addicts drinking hand sanitiser to get alcohol fix. (05 Dec 2011)

[Health Research Board] Health Research Board figures show 638 drug-related deaths and deaths among drug users in Ireland in 2009. (05 Dec 2011)

[Health Service Executive] Third annual report of child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS). (01 Dec 2011)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Longer pub hours 'increase violence'. (29 Nov 2011)

[irishhealth.com] Some teens think drink excuses abuse. (28 Nov 2011)

[Sunday Independent] , Cusack, Jim Gang 'godmothers' taking over the family business. (27 Nov 2011)

[irishhealth.com] , Hunter, Niall Shock rise in alcohol liver disease. (24 Nov 2011)

[Health Research Board] Statistics show large rise in alcoholic liver disease. (24 Nov 2011)

[thejournal.ie] Prescription drug usage on the rise among women. (23 Nov 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Committee set to report on alcohol pricing and advertising. (22 Nov 2011)

Gaelic Athletic Association. [GAA] GAA launch exciting new health initiative. (22 Nov 2011)

[RTE News] Sinn Féin wants refocus on drugs crisis. (16 Nov 2011)

[Medical Independent] Violent deaths among drug users more closely related to social exclusion. (16 Nov 2011)

[irishhealth.com] , Vize, E The respectable face of drug addiction. (16 Nov 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Alcohol found to be an issue in ED walkouts. (15 Nov 2011)

[irishhealth.com] Alcohol-related crime a major problem. (15 Nov 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara Ireland has most users of heroin in EU. (15 Nov 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] New findings alcohol related harm and crime. (15 Nov 2011)

[Health Research Board] New report reveals the latest drug trends across Europe. (15 Nov 2011)

[World Cancer Research Fund] World cancer statistics: Oesophageal cancer. (15 Nov 2011)

[European Public Health Alliance] 68 NGOs call of a new EU alcohol strategy. (14 Nov 2011)

[Department of Children and Youth Affairs] New Oversight Group to evaluate out-of-hours social work pilot projects. (14 Nov 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Kenny, Mary Anne Cannabis reduces thalamic volume in people at risk of schizophrenia. (11 Nov 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Drug services broadly cover nation — Minister. (10 Nov 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Culliton, Gary Painkillers ‘kill more people than heroin and cocaine’. (10 Nov 2011)

[Public Health Agency, Northern Ireland] School alcohol project results in healthier and safer pupils. (10 Nov 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Kenny, Mary Anne IMO backs new calls for alcohol minimum pricing. (09 Nov 2011)

[irishhealth.com] Major rise in alcohol treatment. (09 Nov 2011)

[Health Research Board] HRB releases latest trends in treated problem alcohol use in Ireland. (08 Nov 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Culliton, Gary Four-fifths of women drank alcohol ‘close to conception’. (03 Nov 2011)

[Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform] Minister Shatter launches review of voluntary code for sale and display of alcohol products. (03 Nov 2011)

[Department of Health] Minister of State with responsibility for Drugs Strategy, Róisín Shortall T.D. addresses the National Drugs Conference of Ireland. “Drug Interventions: What Works?”. (03 Nov 2011)

[Department of Health and Children] Minister of State with responsibility for Drugs Strategy, Róisín Shortall T.D., announces ban on more head shop products. (02 Nov 2011)

Alcohol Action Ireland. [Alcohol Action Ireland] Tackle alcohol pricing to cut €3.7 billion bill from alcohol-related harm. (02 Nov 2011)

Findings. [Findings] Quality of life among opiate-dependent individuals: A review of the literature. (28 Oct 2011)

[European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction] Towards a stronger European response to drugs. (26 Oct 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Parental misuse can persist in offspring. (25 Oct 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] Dual diagnosis and overcoming addiction. (22 Oct 2011)

[Scottish Government] The Scottish Drugs Strategy Delivery Commission's first report on the Scottish Government’s progress in the delivery of the national drugs strategy, the Road to Recovery. (20 Oct 2011)

Alcohol Concern. [Alcohol Concern] Under-18s want more protection from alcohol marketing exposure (UK). (20 Oct 2011)

[Health Service Executive] Publication of reports by the National Review Panel for Serious Incidents & Child Deaths. (18 Oct 2011)

[Department of Health] Róisín Shortall, T.D, Minister of State at the Department of Health addresses the launch of the National Advisory Committee on Drugs Seminar. “A Family Affair?”. (18 Oct 2011)

[BBC News Online] [Northern Ireland] Executive plan to raise minimum price of alcohol. (16 Oct 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife CPsychl warns of alcohol’s dangers. (14 Oct 2011)

[BBC News Online] Alcohol industry safe drinking messages 'ineffective'. (13 Oct 2011)

[Barnardos] Minister launches new resource to support children impacted by a parent’s problem drug or alcohol use. (10 Oct 2011)

[Belfast Telegraph] Ireland 'must act on mental health'. (09 Oct 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Research shows 100% hike in gunshot injuries. (06 Oct 2011)

[Growing Up in Ireland] A new data resource on children’s lives: Growing up in Ireland. (06 Oct 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Muhammad, Dr Amin A. Ireland can show the way. (05 Oct 2011)

[thejournal.ie] 50,000 illegal and counterfeit medicines seized in Ireland. (30 Sep 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] Neuroscience and addiction recovery. (27 Sep 2011)

[HealthCanal.com] PHA urges ‘freshers’ to be smart and know their alcohol limits. (23 Sep 2011)

[Oireachtas] People can become addicted to alcohol for less than €10 per week, Health Committee is told. (23 Sep 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Stewert, Stephen and O'Neill, Mary-Teresa Hepatitis C: current management and emerging therapies. (22 Sep 2011)

[The Argus] , Doherty, Christine Chronic lack of treatment available for drug addicts. (21 Sep 2011)

[Ana Liffey Drug Project] Pharmacy Needle Exchange Programme (Ireland) September 2011. (21 Sep 2011)

[The University Observer] , Hughes, Katie Students’ drinking habits make campus unsafe. (20 Sep 2011)

[Healthcomplaints.ie] Healthcomplaints.ie website is launched. (19 Sep 2011)

[thejournal.ie] Over 99% of Irish Defence Forces pass drug tests. (16 Sep 2011)

European Parliament. [European Federation of National Organisations Working with the Homeless] European Parliament adopts resolution on EU homelessness strategy. (14 Sep 2011)

[World Health Organization] New research gives impetus to WHO plan to halt HIV spread. (14 Sep 2011)

[Guardian] , Jha, Alok Price of alcohol is 'obscenely low'. (UK). (14 Sep 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Alcohol charity urges parents to talk about celebratory plans with Junior Certs. (13 Sep 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Anderson, Rolande Dealing with addiction. (13 Sep 2011)

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. [United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime] UNODC: Amphetamine-type stimulants ranked world's second most used drug after cannabis. (13 Sep 2011)

[World Health Organization] 53 European countries tackle killer diseases and public health: what the future holds for health, and how to beat diseases now. (09 Sep 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Kenny, Mary Anne More training needed for addiction support. (07 Sep 2011)

[European Alcohol Policy Alliance] Our shared responsibility- protecting the unborn baby from alcohol. (07 Sep 2011)

[Department of Social Protection] Review of the national poverty target. (05 Sep 2011)

[The Guardian] A third of Europeans are suffering from a mental disorder in any one year. (05 Sep 2011)

[United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime] UNODC launches TRACK portal and anti-corruption legal library. (01 Sep 2011)

[BBC News Northern Ireland] Prescription drug misuse growing in Northern Ireland. (24 Aug 2011)

Alcohol Action Ireland. [Alcohol Action Ireland] Alcohol charity urges parents to talk to kids about Leaving Cert celebration plans. (16 Aug 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Our ‘drinking culture’ isn’t romantic, it’s killing us - Alcohol Action Ireland Director Fiona Ryan writes in thejournal.ie. (10 Aug 2011)

[WebWire] QUINN-direct nationwide survey. (10 Aug 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mousseau, Marie Catherine Controlled drugs. (06 Aug 2011)

[Dublin Rape Crisis Centre] Dublin Rape Crisis Centre: Launch of annual statistics 2010. (27 Jul 2011)

[Belfast Telegraph] , Smyth, Lisa Ladettes 'risking death' for a drink. [Northern Ireland]. (26 Jul 2011)

[Law Reform Commission] Law Reform Commission publishes report on children and the law: medical treatment. (25 Jul 2011)

[thejournal.ie] Could two Mayo publicans have exposed a gaping hole in Ireland’s legal system? (24 Jul 2011)

[Home Office UK] UK Home Office has announced a ban on the import of phenazepam. (21 Jul 2011)

[Courts Service] Extension of Drug Treatment Court agreed between the Health Service Executive and the Courts Service. (20 Jul 2011)

[The Economist] Markets in everything. User-friendly data. (15 Jul 2011)

[Medical Independent] , Lynch, Priscilla Alcohol-related illness costs Irish hospitals €800 million in 5 years. (14 Jul 2011)

[Health Research Board] Alcohol-related deaths on the rise in Ireland. (12 Jul 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Liver Disease deaths in young people reveal crisis – Government needs to act now. (12 Jul 2011)

[European Commission] European Commission to strengthen rules to fight dangerous new synthetic drugs. (11 Jul 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] Prescribing heroin reduces abuse of the drug. (08 Jul 2011)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Poland. [Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Poland] Programme of the Polish presidency of the Council of Europe. (07 Jul 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Plan to control use of benzodiazepines. (06 Jul 2011)

[Health Service Executive] "Take Care” Alcohol Misuse Prevention Project. (06 Jul 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara CAWT on course to meet target of 25,000 people. (Jul 2011)

[Medical Independent] , Shannon, June An addiction on prescription. (30 Jun 2011)

[Belfast Telegraph] Drink and drugs 'fuelling Northern Ireland suicides'. (29 Jun 2011)

The Economist. [The Economist] The cost of coke. (24 Jun 2011)

Irish Medical Times. [Irish Medical Times] A matter of life and death. (24 Jun 2011)

[EMCDDA] Drug use in Europe still a major threat to public health. (23 Jun 2011)

[BBC News Online] , Hughes, Dominic People over 65 should drink less, a report says. (22 Jun 2011)

[Department of Health] Minister Shortall launches Report on Responding to Benzodiazepine use in Ballymun. (21 Jun 2011)

thejournal.ie. [thejournal.ie] Publicans withdraw from membership of alcohol regulation lobby. (21 Jun 2011)

[BBC News Online] , Hughes, Dominic Parents' behaviour 'can influence teen drinking'. (17 Jun 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Alcohol related brain injury: ‘The invisible condition’. (15 Jun 2011)

[Responsible Retailing of Alcohol in Ireland] RRAI launches consumer hotline for complaints on display and sale of alcohol. (15 Jun 2011)

[EAP Institute] Serving alcohol at company sponsored events may increase employer liability. (14 Jun 2011)

Alcohol Action Ireland. [Alcohol Action Ireland] Alcohol charity urges ‘hidden child carers’ to be remembered during National Carers Week (13-19 June). (13 Jun 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Boosting health, reducing drinking: tips to cut down from alcohol charity ahead of Men's Health Week (13-19th June). (13 Jun 2011)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Men urged to drink sensibly. (13 Jun 2011)

[Citywide] Press Ombudsman upholds Citywide complaint. (13 Jun 2011)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Men urged to watch for depression. (12 Jun 2011)

Department of Health and Children. [Department of Health and Children] Four Ministers to address Public Health Policy Consultation Day in the Royal College of Physicians, on Monday 13th June 2011. (10 Jun 2011)

Irish Medical Times. [Irish Medical Times] Men’s health in Ireland – facts and figures. (08 Jun 2011)

Reference Group to the United Nations on HIV and Injecting Drug Use. [International Drug Policy Consortium] Reference Group calls on UN Member States to scale-up evidence-based interventions to address HIV among people who use drugs. (06 Jun 2011)

[irishhealth.com] HIV cases fall by 16%. (05 Jun 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife From page to patient (The Introduction of the Opioid Treatment Protocol). (03 Jun 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife The hub and spoke model (Opioid Treatment Review). (03 Jun 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife The other side of the tracks. (01 Jun 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Mental illness and drug abuse rife in homeless. (31 May 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife HSE accused of U-turn on drug treatment. (26 May 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , O'Sullivan, Cathal Out on a limb — heroin users beyond the pale. (26 May 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Culliton, Gary Coombe set to spearhead FAS alcohol intake project. (25 May 2011)

Alcohol Action Ireland. [Alcohol Action Ireland] Five facts to know about alcohol and cancer - Alcohol charity marks European Week Against Cancer. (24 May 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife The uphill battle against addiction. (24 May 2011)

[Dental Health Magazine] Mouth Cancer on the Rise in Ireland. (20 May 2011)

[BBC News Online] , McKimm, Mike Report into Border Agency says ports 'wide open'. (20 May 2011)

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [EMCDDA] Developing a set of indicators on drug markets, crime and supply reduction in Europe: your input is welcome. (13 May 2011)

Alcohol Action Ireland. [Alcohol Action Ireland] Standardised Responsible Serving of Alcohol programmes needed without delay. (12 May 2011)

World Health Organization. [WHO] Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020. (11 May 2011)

EMCDDA, EUROPOL. [EMCDDA] New drugs becoming available at ‘unprecedented pace’, says report. (11 May 2011)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Alcohol warning for arthritis sufferers. (10 May 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara Reducing drink driving limits is the ‘next step’. (06 May 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara Alcohol sale has been made too ‘convenient’. (04 May 2011)

[thejournal.ie] New legislation could allow offenders withhold criminal record from employers. (01 May 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] Long-term users of ectasy risk structural brain damage. (28 Apr 2011)

Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development. Society : Safeguard social support for poorest families, says OECD’s Gurría. (28 Apr 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Looking for help? Ask your GP for Alcohol Action Ireland’s new leaflets. (21 Apr 2011)

[RTE News] 60 cannabis grow houses found in ten months. (20 Apr 2011)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Infection risk for patients with drink problems. (18 Apr 2011)

[TheUniversityObserver.ie] , Fennessy, Paul and Bracken, Amy and O'Reilly, Quinton Student drinking on the rise despite economic hardships, survey reveals. (12 Apr 2011)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Many woman drink during pregnancy. (11 Apr 2011)

RTE News. [RTE News] Long-term patients taking inappropriate drugs. (06 Apr 2011)

Alcohol Action Ireland. [Alcohol Action Ireland] New national on-line ‘get-help’ guide to alcohol services launched. (04 Apr 2011)

[BBC News Online] , Easton, Mark Drug laws 'may make matters worse'. (01 Apr 2011)

[drugs.ie] What should the new government’s priority be on drugs and/or alcohol? (31 Mar 2011)

[TheUniversityObserver.ie] , Rothwell, Kate High society. (29 Mar 2011)

Sinn Fein. [Sinn Fein] Mitchel Mc Laughlin calls for Environmental Levy on alcohol containers. (22 Mar 2011)

Irish Medical Times. [Irish Medical Times] Hidden epidemic in Irish society. (18 Mar 2011)

[BBC News Online] , Triggle, Nick UK: Leading supermarkets join healthy lifestyles deal. (15 Mar 2011)

Alcohol Action Ireland. Alcohol-related conditions on the rise among women in Ireland. (07 Mar 2011)

BBC News. [BBC News] Consultation on minimum price of alcohol in NI launched. (07 Mar 2011)

The Royal College of Psychiatrists. [The Royal College of Psychiatrists] Psychiatrists say Northern Ireland plans for minimum price for alcohol could save lives. (07 Mar 2011)

Sunday Independent. [Sunday Independent] Gardai arrest drug dealers targeting city's treatment centres for addicts. (06 Mar 2011)

[Sunday Independent] , Cusack, Jim Gardai demand more protection when on the beat. (06 Mar 2011)

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction] EMCDDA to acknowledge excellence in scientific writing. (04 Mar 2011)

Northern Ireland Executive. [eGov Monitor] Statistics from the Northern Ireland Drug Addicts Index 2010. (04 Mar 2011)

[Courts.ie] Courts service Judgements: DPP v Connolly. (Appeal due to evidence about the value of the drugs seized). (03 Mar 2011)

Irish Medical Times. [Irish Medical Times] Alcohol deaths ‘easily’ preventable. (02 Mar 2011)

Findings. [Findings] The impact of screening, brief intervention and referral for treatment in emergency department patients’ alcohol use: A 3-, 6- and 12-month follow-up. (28 Feb 2011)

[Guardian] , Benedictus, Leo How the British fell out of love with drugs. (24 Feb 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] AAI compares the promises on alcohol. (23 Feb 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife HSE wants changes to addiction services. (23 Feb 2011)

[HSE Website] Headspace gives a helping hand to young people. (21 Feb 2011)

[BBC News Online] Thousands are 'at risk of alcohol death' say doctors. (21 Feb 2011)

The Economist Newspaper. [The Economist] A map of world alcohol consumption. (15 Feb 2011)

Alcohol Action Ireland. [Alcohol Action Ireland] One in 11 children impacted negatively by parental alcohol problems – one in every six cases of child abuse attributed to alcohol: new government has opportunity to make the difference. (14 Feb 2011)

[Southern Regional Drugs Task Force] DUMP campaign. (09 Feb 2011)

[The Publican] , Eley, Matt Minimum price plan 'on the table' in Northern Ireland. (09 Feb 2011)

[Dial to Stop Drug Dealing] What is Dial to Stop Drug Dealing? (09 Feb 2011)

[businessandlegal.ie] Drunken driving in Ireland. (06 Feb 2011)

[Irish Examiner] Alcoholic drinks should carry health warnings: Alcohol Action Ireland. (04 Feb 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Almost one in five of us don’t believe alcohol cancer link, warns alcohol charity ahead of World Cancer Day. (04 Feb 2011)

Irish Needle Exchange Forum. [Irish Needle Exchange Forum] Changes in blood-borne infection risk among injection drug users. (02 Feb 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Daly, Antoinette and Walsh, Dermot 159 deaths recorded in psychiatric facilities. (28 Jan 2011)

[Guardian Online] , Ford, Matthew Old habits die hard for ageing addicts (UK). (27 Jan 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] ‘F’ for failure – alcohol charity urges new Government to get a result and tackle detrimental impact of alcohol on young people. (24 Jan 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , O'Suilliobhain, Cathal Jumping the gun on Ireland’s heroin drought. (21 Jan 2011)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Save lives – Support mandatory alcohol testing for crash drivers, urges Alcohol Action Ireland. (18 Jan 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mousseau, Marie Catherine Anti-doping: 2011 guide for prescribers. (11 Jan 2011)

Inishowen News. [Inishowen News] Alcohol group backs pub call. (10 Jan 2011)

RTE News. [RTE News] New poisons helpline launched. (10 Jan 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Culliton, Gary Fragmentation of services slammed. (07 Jan 2011)

[Irish Medical Times] New study links binge drinking in Ireland to higher risk of developing heart disease. (07 Jan 2011)

[Road Safety Authority] Deaths and injuries on Irish roads. (2011)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Helping doctors to help themselves. (2011)

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