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Alcohol Use Disorder

http://www.theguardian.com/science/blog/2015/oct/22/alcohol-use-disorder-the-urgent-issue-we-cant-continue-to-ignore#_=_ “What is most unhealthy is this identification we have … where we identify having a good time with drinking alcohol, having a shit […]

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  27 October 2015

Drinking less in middle age can reduce the risk of dementia says NICE

http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/oct/21/drinking-less-in-middle-age-can-cut-risk-of-dementia-says-nice#_=_

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  21 October 2015

How much alcohol is safe for pregnant women? US pediatricians say none

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2015/oct/19/pregnant-women-alcohol-pediatric-study#_=_ The American Academy of Pediatrics has renewed advice to pregnant women: do not drink alcohol, not even a little bit, not at all.

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  19 October 2015

Legalising cannabis in UK ‘would raise hundreds of millions’…..

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/legalising-cannabis-in-the-uk-would-raise-hundreds-of-millions-in-taxes-a6691556.html  

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  16 October 2015

Working with older people with mental health and alcohol problems isn’t easy….

http://www.theguardian.com/healthcare-network/2015/oct/08/psychiatrist-older-people-alchoholism-lone-worker-safety

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  16 October 2015

The price of cheap night out!

http://www.universityobserver.ie/uncategorized/the-price-of-cheap-alcohol/ Some students may argue that a cheap night out and the next day’s recovery is an experience integral to the college experience. It […]

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  14 October 2015

Parent Stop: Contact a service near you!

  84188 Parentstop A5 Flyer proof 2015 84187 Parentstop A3 Poster 2015

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  13 October 2015

Healthy Ireland Survey 2015: Findings

Healthy Ireland Survey 2015 Please click on the above link to read the very comprehensive interviewer-administered survey with interviews conducted on a face to […]

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  12 October 2015

A shot in the arm to tackle overdose deaths

http://www.medicalindependent.ie/72724/hopes_raised_for_otc_naloxone ”Research shows that providing increased access to naloxone for people likely to witness an overdose, such as the family, case workers and friends […]

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  8 October 2015

Ireland’s National Strategy to reduce Suicide 2015 – 2020

Ireland’s National Strategy to reduce suicide 2015 – 2020 Connecting for Life is Ireland’s National Strategy to reduce suicide (2015-2020). The development of the […]

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  29 September 2015

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