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[Irish Independent] , Molloy, Thomas 4,800 jobs at risk' as pub sales plummet. (31 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , O'Brien, Tim Strategy to target road injuries as deaths down. (31 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Kelly, Fiach Doubt over minimum price plan for alcohol. (29 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Lally, Conor Gun feuds rise while cocaine use falls. (29 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , Ring, Evelyn Money and family worries top Samaritans’ survey. (29 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , De Breadun, Deaglan Concern voiced over drinking in Civil Service. (28 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Minihan, Mary Croke Park accord must be reviewed in light of fiscal needs, says Coveney. (28 Dec 2012)

'Ambulance for drinkers' plan put on hold. (24 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , O'Regan, Eilish Warning: avoid unwanted gift of trip to A&E. (24 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Ryan, Philip Sex assaults and drug offences also quashed by gardai. (23 Dec 2012)

[Sky news] , Lane, Liz UK 'booze buses' take strain on busy party night. (23 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , Shanahan, Catherine Expert: Introducing teenagers to drink at home is bad idea. (21 Dec 2012)

Advice for parents on talking to teenagers about alcohol. (20 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , Maguire, Stephen Time called on pubs’ midnight opening plans. (20 Dec 2012)

'Don't mix alcohol and meds'. (19 Dec 2012)

Europol Bill 2012 passes both Houses of the Oireachtas. (18 Dec 2012)

Mental health main cause of youth GP visits in Mid West. (18 Dec 2012)

Minister announces changes to drugs task forces. (18 Dec 2012)

13% have travelled with over-the-limit driver within last year. (17 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , Murray, Niall 40% of drivers take ‘morning after’ risk. (17 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Brady, Tom Customs drug hauls treble in just a year to €63m. (17 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , Ring, Evelyn Drug to curb alcohol dependence gets go-ahead. (17 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Gangs use Luas and children to deal drugs. (17 Dec 2012)

NI Street-level crime maps launched. (17 Dec 2012)

Are ignition locks the answer to cutting drink-drive deaths? (16 Dec 2012)

Column: How Ireland’s modern drug scene began in 1960s Dublin. (16 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Pope, Conor Problem of drink driving highlighted. (16 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Cusack, Jim Violence blights flagship project as teens battle over drugs trade. (16 Dec 2012)

[Guardian Online] , Lapham, Lewis Nick Clegg and David Cameron clash over drug law reforms. (15 Dec 2012)

Call For National Alcohol Strategy to be brought To cabinet. (14 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , McCarthaigh, Sean Drink-driving detections fall by 50%. (14 Dec 2012)

Driving under the influence of drugs, alcohol and medicines. New EMCDDA report reveals risks of substance use behind the wheel. (14 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Hilliard, Mark Haulage licence withdrawn amid suspicion of Garda collusion. (14 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , O'Regan, Eilish Cannabis spray 'no aid to MS muscle spasms'. (13 Dec 2012)

New drink driving limits / reoffenders 2012 - media briefing. (13 Dec 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Ryan, Valerie Self-harm in young could be influenced by seasons. (13 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Kelly, Fiach Varadkar hits back at Shortall over claims FG blocked alcohol reforms. (13 Dec 2012)

Drink and the Irish - Too many lives ruined by alcohol. (12 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Melia, Paul Drivers face roadside drug tests this summer. (12 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Riegel, Ralph and Brady, Tom Gardai seek to prove triad link to cannabis growhouses. (12 Dec 2012)

Time for action. (12 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Duncan, Pamela Flanagan supports British call to legalise drugs. (11 Dec 2012)

Minister White allocates €100,000 from the Drugs Initiative to support Community Safety Fora in Tallaght and Clondalkin. (11 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Melia, Paul Motorists facing tough new rules 'to save lives'. (11 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , McGreevy, Ronan There ain't no cure for hangover. (11 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Doherty, Caroline Anger as alcohol strategy shelved again. (10 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Holland, Kitty Call to tackle role of alcohol in acts of sexual violence. (10 Dec 2012)

Committee calls for Royal Commission to examine UK drug policy. (10 Dec 2012)

[Guardian Online] , Travis, Alan David Cameron urged to take 'now or never' step on drugs reform. (10 Dec 2012)

Launch of Christmas and New Year road safety campaign. (10 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , Von Radowitz, John Smoking in pregnancy triples child infection risk. (10 Dec 2012)

Target alcohol consumption and sexual violence. (10 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Carbery, Genevieve HIV diagnosis still carries stigma, says Aids alliance. (08 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Small drug projects ‘will not survive latest cuts'. (07 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , Buckley, Dan and Rogers, Stephen Brisk trade at off-licences before price hikes. (06 Dec 2012)

Alcohol-related harm costs State an estimated €3.7billion a year. (05 Dec 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd IMO and ICGP both call for action on alcohol abuse. (05 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Tax hikes ‘will spur illegal tobacco trade’. (05 Dec 2012)

Vintners: Alcohol price rises will cost 10,000 jobs. (05 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Von Radowitz, John Addiction gene linked to binge-drinking. (04 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Riley-Smith, Ben Parental link to young drinkers. (04 Dec 2012)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Alcohol kills someone every seven hours. (03 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Cutting jail benzo use reduces violence. (03 Dec 2012)

Off the Booze & On the Ball is back! (03 Dec 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , Baker, Noel Sniffer dogs nose out smuggled prison drugs. (03 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Hunt, Joanne State is 'losing €1.5m a day' to illegal cigarettes. (03 Dec 2012)

Government failure to tackle alcohol abuse had “devastating” impact on society – health specialist. (02 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Cullen, Paul Call to curb sale of alcohol. (01 Dec 2012)

[Irish Times] , Pope, Conor Dangers of demon drink outlined. (01 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Kelly, Fiach Medicinal cannabis available here in the next year. (01 Dec 2012)

Restore excise duty to 2009 levels and raise €200 million – alternative to cuts to frontline services. (30 Nov 2012)

Faculty of Public Health Medicine, RCPI calls for action on tobacco, alcohol and sugary drinks in Budget 2013. (27 Nov 2012)

Be Overdose Aware. (26 Nov 2012)

DrugScope Street Drug Trends Survey highlights growing problems with mephedrone. (UK). (23 Nov 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd HRB to provide a ‘timely picture’ of drug situation. (23 Nov 2012)

Garda Commissioner says 25 gangs are operating in the State. (21 Nov 2012)

Legislation to address street trading of benzodiazepines ‘due in early 2013′. (19 Nov 2012)

Alcohol Awareness Week 2012. (18 Nov 2012)

Coke, cannabis and getting clean: Ireland’s drug problem, in numbers. (18 Nov 2012)

NI call for minimum alcohol unit price. (18 Nov 2012)

Minister White announces €100,000 in annual funding for Mother and Child Residential Treatment Service in Coolmine Therapeutic Community. (12 Nov 2012)

HSE QUIT Campaign wins 2 AdFx Awards for advertising effectiveness. (09 Nov 2012)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Irish have 'permissive' attitude to alcohol. (09 Nov 2012)

[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Alcohol putting pressure on GI services. (05 Nov 2012)

Call for minimum pricing on alcohol. (01 Nov 2012)

[Medical Independent] , Jordan, Ailbhe Need to improve alcohol advice in SATUs. (01 Nov 2012)

[Medical Independent] , De Brun, Rita Online drugs a risky business. (01 Nov 2012)

Tracking designer drugs, legal highs and bath salts. (01 Nov 2012)

Youth Council to press Noonan for social responsibility levy on drinks industry. (31 Oct 2012)

Number of addiction centre agency nurses halved. (30 Oct 2012)

[Sunday Independent] , Reilly, Jerome Illegal trade costs State €860m in lost revenue. (28 Oct 2012)

Minister Alex White to launch Alcohol Action Ireland Conference. (25 Oct 2012)

One in five say they drink to excess. (25 Oct 2012)

Analysis: legal challenge to Scotland’s minimum alcohol price plan. (23 Oct 2012)

Launch of research findings on the use of sedatives, tranquilisers and anti-depressants. (23 Oct 2012)

Pharmacists warn of dangers of using internet for buying medicines. (23 Oct 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Culliton, Gary Prescribing Task Force due. (23 Oct 2012)

, Sheehan, Aideen Beer sales fall flat as drinkers abandon pubs. (22 Oct 2012)

Cannabis extract eases muscle stiffness in MS patients. (22 Oct 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Famous Guinness photo calls sent out the ‘wrong spin’ on alcohol use. (22 Oct 2012)

Vulnerability of teenagers to sexual violence in a binge drinking culture must be addressed. (22 Oct 2012)

Alcohol awareness week set for Ireland next year. (21 Oct 2012)

Varadkar remains uneasy about banning alcohol sponsorship of sport. (21 Oct 2012)

Canadian study 'backs minimum alcohol price benefits'. (19 Oct 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Exposing the ‘hidden’ problem. (16 Oct 2012)

[Dublin People] , Deasy, Jamie Local campaign highlights drug use dangers. (15 Oct 2012)

[Scotsman] , Barnes, Eddie Minimum pricing plans in Scotland shelved by ministers. (14 Oct 2012)

[BBC News Online] , Triggle, Nick Baby boomer alcohol harm 'more likely than in young'. (UK). (12 Oct 2012)

Community partnership provides lifeline against alcohol and substance misuse. (12 Oct 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Over 120,000 illegal tablets and capsules seized by authorities. (11 Oct 2012)

People Presenting to Emergency Department in Cork affected by a suspected strong batch of heroin. (05 Oct 2012)

Statistics for drug treatment activity in England 2011-12. (05 Oct 2012)

Two Cork deaths linked to strong batch of heroin. (05 Oct 2012)

Dail debate: Addiction services: Motion [Private Members]. (04 Oct 2012)

Over 65s at increased risk of developing dementia with benzodiazepines. (04 Oct 2012)

[Medical Independent] , Fogarty, James The remedy as the problem. (04 Oct 2012)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Anti-drug efforts ‘undermined by bureaucracy’. (02 Oct 2012)

Drug Misuse Declared: Findings from the 2011/12 Crime Survey for England and Wales. (27 Sep 2012)

Charity raises concern over support for “Arthur’s Day”. (26 Sep 2012)

RCNI call for Rape Prevention Programmes that target alcohol consumption link to sexual violence. (26 Sep 2012)

Action plan on alcohol must be a top priority for Government. (24 Sep 2012)

Minister Shortall launches alcohol consumption and alcohol related harm in Ireland. (24 Sep 2012)

Ms Shortall said it is crucial people reduce their level of alcohol consumption. [Roisin Shortall to hold meeting with Health Minister James Reilly]. (24 Sep 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Shannon, June Demand for GPs by the homeless increase. (21 Sep 2012)

[Irish Medical News] , Scheibein, Florian Supervised injection sites in Ireland? (21 Sep 2012)

Minister Frances Fitzgerald T.D. publishes wording for Children’s Referendum. (19 Sep 2012)

[Irish Medical News] , Mulholland, Paul The future of hepatitis C services. (14 Sep 2012)

HSE in warning to drug users over powder form of ecstasy. (12 Sep 2012)

Stay safe: students celebrating Junior Cert results urged to make a “who, what, where, when, how” plan. (11 Sep 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Lynch, Priscilla GPs to carry out more hepatitis C care. (07 Sep 2012)

[Medical Independent] , Jordon, Ailbhe Service proposed for doctors with drug abuse issues. (06 Sep 2012)

The U.S. Drug Policy Landscape. Insights and Opportunities for Improving the View. (06 Sep 2012)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] , Smyth, Bobby P. “There is no product on the planet that is more unsuitable to act as a sponsor of these sports”. (04 Sep 2012)

[Guardian Online] , Ramesh, Randeep Helium and barbiturates contribute to drug death statistics (UK). (30 Aug 2012)

Booze kills 42 but drugs kills 9 in RAAD land. (29 Aug 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Lynch, Priscilla Community detox scheme goes national. (27 Aug 2012)

HRB finds 80% believe current alcohol consumption levels here too high. (27 Aug 2012)

First evidence from humans on how alcohol may boost risk of cancer. (24 Aug 2012)

[Guardian Online] , Cambell, Dennis Class divide in health widens, says thinktank (UK). (23 Aug 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Lynch, Priscilla GP rejects relevance of methadone waiting list drop. (22 Aug 2012)

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown: Education bursaries. (15 Aug 2012)

[schooldays.ie] , Walsh, Donal Appeal for shops and pubs to clamp down on underage alcohol sales. (13 Aug 2012)

HSE’s QUIT campaign begins a new phase. (13 Aug 2012)

Monaghan nightclub refuses tap water to patrons to discourage ‘drug use'. (09 Aug 2012)

[The New Statesman] , Lewis, Helen Amanda Feilding: "Tobacco kills 100,000 a year - cannabis a handful throughout history". (08 Aug 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara Fall in the waiting list numbers for opioid substitution therapy. (08 Aug 2012)

[Dublin People] , Flanagan, Mark Lethal heroin warning to drug users. (06 Aug 2012)

[Belfast Telegraph] , Kilpatrick, Chris NI:Teenage drink and drug abuse figures cause for concern. (06 Aug 2012)

[Belfast Telegraph] , Kilpatrick, Chris Cut-price heroin is now commonplace in Northern Ireland, says Coroner. (03 Aug 2012)

Drug addicts seeking treatment are doing better. (UK). (03 Aug 2012)

[Cork Independent] , Horgan, Peter Off-licence training needed - Clune. (02 Aug 2012)

Anthrax: information for drug users and drug workers. (31 Jul 2012)

New RCPI policy group on alcohol to recommend minimum pricing and restricted availability to reduce deaths. (30 Jul 2012)

Overhaul of Mental Health Act 2001. (30 Jul 2012)

New website highlights cancer risks posed by alcohol. (27 Jul 2012)

Global State of Harm Reduction 2012. (26 Jul 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , O'Connor, Sharon Mental health services in prisons: a work in progress. (26 Jul 2012)

Smoking, drinking and drug use among young people in England in 2011. (26 Jul 2012)

Case of Anthrax identified in injecting drug user in Scotland. (25 Jul 2012)

Minister Shortall welcomes significant fall in numbers waiting for opioid substitution treatment. (25 Jul 2012)

Minister Shortall welcomes significant fall in the number of people waiting for opioid substitution treatment. (25 Jul 2012)

Minister Frances Fitzgerald speaks at symposium on ‘exploring outcomes in youth work and related provision’. (24 Jul 2012)

Peers back smoking ban for cars with children present. (24 Jul 2012)

Get tough on drink driving say motorists. (23 Jul 2012)

New EMCDDA report reviews measures for creating safer nightlife environment for young people. (23 Jul 2012)

“We’re drinking too much as a country” – Shortall confirms alcohol restrictions. (23 Jul 2012)

Minister Frances Fitzgerald TD publishes Final Report of the Task Force on the Child and Family Support Agency. (20 Jul 2012)

Minister Shatter publishes legislation to require mandatory vetting of persons working with children or vulnerable adults. (20 Jul 2012)

Scottish Government to defend alcohol price. (20 Jul 2012)

Statement on Health Service Executive (Governance) Bill 2012. (18 Jul 2012)

EMCDDA 2012 Statistical bulletin provides latest data on Europe’s drugs problem. (17 Jul 2012)

Review finds 'inconsistent' implementation of mental health strategy. (17 Jul 2012)

Increased spending on pharmaceuticals in prisons highlights vulnerability & lack of services. (16 Jul 2012)

[Irish Medical News] , Scheibein, Florian Uncertainty around medicinal cannabis. (16 Jul 2012)

[Irish Medical News] , Scheibein, Florian A gateway to prescribing cannabis? (16 Jul 2012)

[The Guardian] , McDonald, Henry Northern Ireland judges use powers to ban naming of alleged drug dealers. (15 Jul 2012)

[Sunday Independent] , Hartnett, Bob Small measures in right direction can tackle drink crux. (15 Jul 2012)

Heroin problem in Limerick is getting worse, says councillor. (13 Jul 2012)

VFI welcomes Health Research Board findings. (12 Jul 2012)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] , Ryan, Fiona Youth drinking problem? Perhaps we should look at ourselves…. (12 Jul 2012)

85% believe alcohol consumption in Ireland is too high. (11 Jul 2012)

Family Resource Centres see impact of recession with 16% rise in queries. (11 Jul 2012)

HRB report highlights public knowledge, attitudes and behaviour in relation to alcohol. Press release. (11 Jul 2012)

Launch of Survey: Alcohol: Public Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviours (commissioned by the Health Research Board on behalf of the Department of Health from Ipsos MRBI). (11 Jul 2012)

Majority believe alcohol consumption in Ireland is too high. (11 Jul 2012)

PMA ParaMethoxyMethylAmphetamine - ALERT. (11 Jul 2012)

“Time now please” strong public support for action by Government to address national drink problem. (11 Jul 2012)

Year-on-year public backing for ‘minimum price’ for alcohol – time to implement Substance Misuse Strategy recommendations on alcohol pricing and marketing. (11 Jul 2012)

VIDEO: Is it in Irish DNA to abuse substances excessively? (10 Jul 2012)

Drinking habits national survey results. (09 Jul 2012)

Judge sets alcohol prices in Donegal town to end feud. (06 Jul 2012)

www.alcoholandcancer.eu - new website on alcohol and cancer. (06 Jul 2012)

Over half-a-million breath tests carried out by Gardaí in 2011. (05 Jul 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Culliton, Gary Spectrum of IDU infections is revealed by Irish research. (05 Jul 2012)

Female smoking in Ireland reaches crisis point as ‘Big Tobacco’ targets Irish women and girls. (04 Jul 2012)

Centra shops criticised for ‘disgraceful’ Children’s Allowance Day beer offers. (03 Jul 2012)

‘Voluntary’ alcohol code not worth a tap. (03 Jul 2012)

Minister Shortall chairs British Irish Council Ministerial Meeting on the Misuse of Drugs. (29 Jun 2012)

New European website with info and advice on alcohol and cancer. (29 Jun 2012)

NI:£7m Big Lottery funding to tackle alcohol abuse. (27 Jun 2012)

Two held after 400kg of cocaine seized in Kildare and Dublin. (26 Jun 2012)

Alcohol action group lobbies for plan. (24 Jun 2012)

Joint rapid risk assessment: Anthrax cases among injecting drug users, Germany. (22 Jun 2012)

Alcohol named as key child welfare issue of concern ‘worth highlighting’ in Report of Independent Child Death Review Group. (20 Jun 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Alcohol now in top-shelf of Food Pyramid — DoH. (20 Jun 2012)

[Irish Medical News] , Cahill, Niamh Concern over review of methadone treatment. (20 Jun 2012)

“Hidden Harm” Action Plan needed for children in families with parental alcohol and drug problems: denial no longer an option. (20 Jun 2012)

Patients treated for sexual assault up by a third. (18 Jun 2012)

[BBC News Northern Ireland] , Adair, Gordon Louth coach drivers perform own breath tests. (15 Jun 2012)

[Medical Independent] , Jordan, Ailbhe Alcohol consumption responsible in almost half of poisoning deaths. (14 Jun 2012)

[The Telegraph] , Donnelly, Laura UK doctors call for ban on TV adverts for alcohol. (11 Jun 2012)

Council of the European Union: Conclusions on the new EU drugs strategy. (07 Jun 2012)

Leading experts to review global developments in new drugs and ‘legal highs’. (07 Jun 2012)

Increase in demand is leading to boom in the cultivation of cannabis. (03 Jun 2012)

New ESPAD study shows overall stable drug use among school students and a reduction in ‘heavy episodic drinking’, but no decrease in cigarette smoking. (31 May 2012)

National survey finds poor awareness of cancer risk factors - Breakthrough Cancer Research provides cancer prevention tips. (29 May 2012)

New laws make it illegal to possess certain drugs without prescription. (28 May 2012)

Early warning system - national profile. (25 May 2012)

Alcohol minimum pricing bill passed (Scotland). (24 May 2012)

Alcohol code of practice to launch {Northern Ireland]. (23 May 2012)

Minister Shortall launches the Dial to Stop Drug Dealing Partnership with Crimestoppers. (22 May 2012)

[Dublin People] , Twomey, Aoibhinn Big boost for Finglas addiction team. (21 May 2012)

No clear timeline for approval of cannabis-based painkiller in Ireland. (20 May 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Houston, Muiris The ‘Jigsaw’ puzzle of mental health. (17 May 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd DoH commissions survey on alcohol and obesity. (11 May 2012)

Cannabis, adolescence and schizophrenia. (08 May 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Drug specialist alleges inaction on drug abuse. (04 May 2012)

UNODC and European Drug Agency agree on work programme to strengthen action against illicit drugs. (04 May 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd HSE now assessing drug treatment waiting lists. (02 May 2012)

Proposed Community Return Scheme offers potential for more structured and transparent safe release of prisoners – IPRT. (02 May 2012)

Seminar on herbal medicine - drug and alcohol addiction. (02 May 2012)

Should we be worried about teenagers? (02 May 2012)

[Belfast Telegraph] , McNeilly, Claire NI: New legislation to crack down on teenage drinkers using bogus ID. (01 May 2012)

Pharmacists express concern over addiction to pain relief. (01 May 2012)

American and Irish youths have highest death rate due to binge drinking, partying and violence. (28 Apr 2012)

Taking new illicit drugs is like playing ‘a dangerous game of roulette’. (26 Apr 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Doctor was accused of ‘hypocrisy’ over alcohol. (25 Apr 2012)

Self-regulation of alcohol is not an answer. (25 Apr 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara ICGP supports calls for more alcohol controls. (24 Apr 2012)

[irishcentral.com] , O'Shea, Kerry Crystal Meth drug set to wreak havoc in Ireland say experts there. (21 Apr 2012)

ICGP supports the Government’s plans for alcohol legislation. (20 Apr 2012)

Minister Shatter T.D. publishes the reports of the Cloverhill Prison, Cork Prison, Mountjoy Prison and Wheatfield Prison Visiting Committees. (20 Apr 2012)

EMCDDA report presents latest evidence on heroin-assisted treatment for hard-to-treat opioid users. (19 Apr 2012)

Ecstasy use can lead to depression. (19 Apr 2012)

Surge expected in liver cirrhosis cases. (19 Apr 2012)

Damaging effects of alcohol abuse seen by GPs every day. (18 Apr 2012)

[Belfast Telegraph] , McNeilly, Claire Minister rounds on retailers over cheap booze promotions. (13 Apr 2012)

UNODC chief discusses responses to HIV/ AIDS among drug users and prisoners. (13 Apr 2012)

Kicking alcohol sponsorship to touch? (11 Apr 2012)

Warning on epidemic of liver disease. (11 Apr 2012)

Moderate alcohol impacts on breast cancer risk. (04 Apr 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara Service shortfalls are the reason behind prescribing rates — IMO. (04 Apr 2012)

UK Govt threatens alcohol ad ban to protect young people. (03 Apr 2012)

"Operation Focus” [Road safety] phase 3 – South Eastern Region. (31 Mar 2012)

The UK takes action on alcohol. (31 Mar 2012)

[BBC News Online] , Wilson, Sam Synthetic drug fentanyl causes overdose boom in Estonia. (30 Mar 2012)

[The Irish Sun] , Breen, Stephen Asian gangs cash in on Irish drug trade. (27 Mar 2012)

ICGP publishes update to opiate guidelines. (27 Mar 2012)

Minimum pricing to target young and problem drinkers. (27 Mar 2012)

[rte.ie] , Murphy, Paul Prime Time blog 27 March 2012 [prescription drugs]. (27 Mar 2012)

Quietly, cannabis has in effect been decriminalised in Britain. (24 Mar 2012)

[Bloomberg] , Hutton, Robert Cameron plans minimum alcohol price ineEffort to curb disorder (UK). (23 Mar 2012)

[Medical Independent] , Shannon, June HSE benzodiazepine letters to encourage quality prescribing. (23 Mar 2012)

New EMCDDA multicity project on wastewater analysis. (23 Mar 2012)

Funding: North Dublin City & County Regional Drugs Task Force. (22 Mar 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara New alcohol bill set to be brought forward. (22 Mar 2012)

[Dublin People] , Deasy, Jamie Fears for addicts as clinic faces closure. (19 Mar 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Kenny, Mary Anne ICGP backs Steering Group’s calls to limit access to alcohol. (16 Mar 2012)

RSA urges road users to exercise caution. (16 Mar 2012)

St Patrick’s Day link with alcohol must be broken – Shortall. (16 Mar 2012)

Health Committee Chairman welcomes Minister’s commitment to bring forward health bill to address alcohol misuse. (15 Mar 2012)

Fifty-fifth session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs to open in Vienna. (12 Mar 2012)

UN drugs chief calls for stronger cooperation frameworks and attention to health as way forward for international drugs policy. (12 Mar 2012)

[Belfast Telegraph] , McNeilly, Claire University urges drink retailers to call time on booze deals for students. (10 Mar 2012)

[Belfast Telegraph] , McNeilly, Claire Minimum alcohol price considered for Nothern Ireland. (09 Mar 2012)

Talks bid to tackle ‘binge drink’ culture. (08 Mar 2012)

Citywide film launch. (06 Mar 2012)

Urban Outfitters criticised over ‘drunk Irish’ themed clothing. (06 Mar 2012)

[New York Times] , Archibold, Randall C. U.S. Remains Opposed to Drug Legalization, Biden Tells Region. (05 Mar 2012)

[Belfast Telegraph] , McKeown, Leslie-Anne Queen’s University Belfast's 'softly approach' to St Patrick's Day blasted by University of Ulster. (29 Feb 2012)

Survey shows fear of crime in Northern Ireland is rising. (29 Feb 2012)

"Brewers’Pledge is nothing but a public affairs exercise" says EPHA. (28 Feb 2012)

More than 48,000 people treated in hospital after deliberate self-harm. (23 Feb 2012)

[Irish Medical News] , Feely, Marie Last call for alcohol use. (22 Feb 2012)

[Irish Medical News] , Feely, Marie RCPI sets up alcohol policy group. (22 Feb 2012)

Dublin Regional Homeless Executive supports plans to pilot a Medically Supervised Injecting Centre. (21 Feb 2012)

Projections of alcohol-related deaths in England and Wales—tragic toll or potential prize? (20 Feb 2012)

Cannabis-based medicines may be legalised. (19 Feb 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Cost-benefit analysis for alcohol strategy. (17 Feb 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Bottle of vodka a week for hard-drinking Irish. (16 Feb 2012)

Why a drink problem is everyone’s problem. (16 Feb 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Doctors urged to participate in debate. (14 Feb 2012)

The Frontline: Alcohol advertising. (14 Feb 2012)

To fight the drug problem, we must treat users with compassion. (10 Feb 2012)

What makes young people drink less or more? (09 Feb 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd 3,334 drug deaths in just six years. (08 Feb 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Culliton, Gary Alcohol advertising ban is backed. (08 Feb 2012)

[irishhealth.com] , Hunter, Niall Booze nation - shock alcohol stats. (08 Feb 2012)

Chief Medical Officer ask doctors to participate in the public debate on alcohol. (08 Feb 2012)

Citywide letter to Minister Shothall - reverse the cuts! (08 Feb 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Mudiwa, Lloyd Participate in alcohol debate, doctors urged. (08 Feb 2012)

Alcohol Strategy – political will key to turning ‘blueprint for change’ into plan of action. (07 Feb 2012)

Group wants alcohol sponsorship of sport ended. (07 Feb 2012)

Launch of the report of the National Substance Misuse Strategy Steering Group. (07 Feb 2012)

RCPI welcomes recommendations on alcohol misuse. (07 Feb 2012)

Republic could ban drinks sponsorship of sports events. (07 Feb 2012)

EPHA open letter to the Ministers for Health of Ireland and Northern Ireland on alcohol minimum pricing. (06 Feb 2012)

[irishhealth.com] , Teoi, Gillian Preventing students becoming problem drinkers. (01 Feb 2012)

Sub-Committee on Penal Reform to hear submissions from five groups. (31 Jan 2012)

New UNODC initiative works with youth to address substance abuse. (30 Jan 2012)

Seeking expressions of interest for MWRDTF treatment & rehab funding pool 2012. (28 Jan 2012)

Health Committee recommendations welcome - but political action needed to make them a reality. (27 Jan 2012)

Oireachtas alcohol report will tackle drink problem – O’Mahony. (27 Jan 2012)

Minister addresses first all-island alcohol conference. (26 Jan 2012)

Advertising ban on alcohol products necessary. (24 Jan 2012)

Ana Liffey Drug Project: Strategic Plan 2012 - 2014. (23 Jan 2012)

Review of term for drugs offences recommended. (19 Jan 2012)

, Roche, Barry Multiple drugs caused man's death. (18 Jan 2012)

Report: 120,000 will have psychotic episode. (18 Jan 2012)

[British Medical Journal] , Mooney, Helen Ignoring evidence has led to ineffective drug policies, shows research. (13 Jan 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Foetal alcohol problems possible in 7% of births. (11 Jan 2012)

Stop Drug Dealing Campaign. (11 Jan 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Drug Minister’s title ‘should be amended’. (10 Jan 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Connors, Aoife Below-cost alcohol sales ‘cannot continue’. (09 Jan 2012)

Morning Ireland: Minimum alcohol price law planned: Minister of State Roisin Shortall. (09 Jan 2012)

[The Lancet] , Dagenhardt, Louisa and Hall , Wayne Extent of illicit drug use and dependence, and their contribution to the global burden of disease. (07 Jan 2012)

Drugs fear in city as freephone line axed. (06 Jan 2012)

Why invest? How drug treatment and recovery services work for individuals, communities and society. (UK). (06 Jan 2012)

Hepatitis C and new treatments. (05 Jan 2012)

Higher alcohol prices may curb drinking: study. (04 Jan 2012)

[Dublin People] , Deasy, Jamie Drug treatment centres to close. (02 Jan 2012)

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