Plans for Heroin Injection Centres – step in the right direction
http://www.independent.ie/opinion/comment/plans-for-heroin-injection-centres-a-step-in-right-direction-34175084.html Click on the above link to read the full article.Read more
Healthy Ireland Report 2013 – 2025
HealthyIrelandBrochureWA2 A framework for improved health & wellbeing for 2013 – 2025Read more
Expert urges roll out of alcohol treatment pilot
The Community Alcohol Response and Engagement (CARE) Alcohol Treatment Pathways Project can serve as a way forward in the treatment of problem alcohol use, […]Read more
Supporting the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill 2015.
Supporting the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill 2015. Posted by Drugsdotie on Friday, 30 October 2015Read more
HSE Corporate Plan 2015 – 2017
HSE Corporate Plan 2015 – 2017 Please see above link which will bring you to the HSE Corporate Plan for your information.Read more
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 […]Read more
Drinking less in middle age can reduce the risk of dementia says NICE
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.Read more
Legalising cannabis in UK ‘would raise hundreds of millions’…..
Working with older people with mental health and alcohol problems isn’t easy….