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‘Test all babies for alcohol syndrome’?

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/test-all-babies-for-alcohol-syndrome-355726.html All babies should undergo a test to find out if their mother drank alcohol during pregnancy, a neonatal expert told the Joint Committee […]

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  25 September 2015

Diageo faces £150m annual profit cut due to weak currencies

http://www.theguardian.com/business/2015/sep/23/diageo-annual-profit-cut-weak-currencies The weakness of emerging-market currencies against the pound is likely to chop about £150m off Diageo’s annual profit, according to the maker of […]

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  23 September 2015

Irish People – drinking alcohol and cancer risks

http://www.thejournal.ie/irish-people-drinking-cancer-risk-2336738-Sep2015/ MORE THAN HALF of Irish people who drink do so in a ‘harmful manner’ and it could be increasing their risk of cancer, […]

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  18 September 2015

Should drug users have a safe space to inject?

http://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/health-family/should-drug-users-have-a-safe-space-to-inject-1.2343449 Please see attached link of interest ……it’s looking increasingly likely that medically supervised injection centres will open within the next year. What will […]

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  15 September 2015

Alcopop Review – 14.9.15

http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/sep/14/alcopop-review-written-by-12-year-old-named-years-worst-alcohol-advertising#_=_ A review of a two-litre cask of pineapple punch-flavoured Vodka Cruiser on the website of a major alcohol retailer apparently written by a […]

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  14 September 2015

Sligo Regeneration Master Plan – Press Release

http://sligoregeneration.wordpress.com/2015/09/10/media-release-from-sligo-county-council/ The Regeneration Masterplan is made up of a range of projects social, economic and physical to address needs in the area. Public consultation […]

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  11 September 2015

‘This is what a tiny pill can do to you’ …advice from a teenager

http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2015/sep/10/glasgow-teenager-who-spent-month-in-a-coma-after-taking-ecstasy-releases-video#_=_ Click on the link above which will bring you to the story of Amy Thompson who spent a month in a coma after taking […]

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  11 September 2015

European Drug Report 2015

European Drug Report 2015 Please find attached the 2015 EMCDDA’s Drug report – the main findings of which give the latest analysis of the […]

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  11 September 2015

Butane Gas – the dangers of inhalation

http://www.drugs.ie/butane To download the poster on Butane Gas, please click on the link attached.

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  11 September 2015

More Homeless Drug Users

More Homeless Drug Users Click on the link above to read article.

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  11 September 2015

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