https://www.thesun.ie/news/2420446/irelands-death-rate-from-drugs-is-three-times-the-european-average-we-have-the-opportunity-to-better-manage-this-huge-issue/ Click on the link above to read the article in full.
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2018/mar/16/losing-the-booze-five-ways-to-drink-less-without-missing-out Click on the link above to find out how to enjoy yourself by drinking less.
https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/imo-calls-for-alcohol-screening-for-pregnant-women-836397.html Click on the link above to read the full article.
https://www.thelocal.fr/20180305/wine-just-as-dangerous-as-other-alcohols-say-french-doctors/amp?__twitter_impression=true As the row over whether the quintessentially French tipple should be treated as a health risk or a national treasure.....click on the link above to read the article in full.
https://www.alcoholconcern.org.uk/blog/alcohol-now-youre-a-parent There’s so much confusing information around alcohol, pregnancy and children, that parents can find it difficult to know what to do for the best. Click on the link above for evidence-based advice and suggestions to help new parents make informed decisions about alcohol
Impact of alcohol and illicit drug use on the burden of disease and injury in Australia: Australian Burden of Disease Study 2011
https://www.aihw.gov.au/reports/burden-of-disease/impact-alcohol-illicit-drug-use-on-burden-disease/contents/table-of-contents Click on the link to read the report.
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-43555966 Seizures of diazepam and other benzodiazepines have almost doubled in the past two years in Scotland. New figures showed that more than two million tablets, including Valium, were found by police.
http://25-year-old man died after taking little known synthetic drug in Clare pub Click on the link above to read the article.
Sligo City Alcohol Strategy FV 22.3.18 Launch of North West Regional Drug & Alcohol Task Force - Sligo City Alcohol Strategy 2018 – 2023 The Sligo Healthy Ireland project in conjunction with the North West Regional Drug & Alcohol Task Force has developed an alcohol related harm reduction strategy for Sligo City. Click on the above link for further information.