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Morning after drink test: why you may still be over the limit.

. Independent.ie. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/27766 Public 16 August 2017 News National Drugs Library No 4676 0 1502864510 27766 No SUBSTANCE MISUSE ...

Evaluation of the pilot stage of the Pharmacy Needle Exchange Programme in Ireland,Issue 62, Summer 2017.

. Sean Millar. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/27755 Public 1 August 2017 Report National Drugs Library No 4676 0 1502694042 27755 No HEALTH;SUBSTANCE MISUSE ...

Adolescent alcohol use and parental and adolescent socioeconomic position in six European cities.

Background: Many risk behaviours in adolescence are socially patterned. However, it is unclear to what extent socioeconomic position (SEP) influences adolescent drinking in various parts of Europe. We examined how alcohol consumption is associated with pa ...

Cross border organised crime threat assessment 2016.

. An Garda Siochana, Police Service of Northern Ireland Crime An Garda Siochana, Police Service of Northern Ireland. (2016) Cross border organised crime threat assessment 2016. Dublin: Department of Justice and Department of Justice and Equality. Research ...

An Garda Síochá¡na annual policing plan 2017.

We have recently strengthened our ability to combat the threat of organised crime groups through the establishment of a consolidated Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (DOCB) which will proactively target those involved in organised crime groups. We are com ...

An overview of forensic drug testing methods and their suitability for harm reduction point-of-care services.

Given the current opioid crisis around the world, harm reduction agencies are seeking to help people who use drugs to do so more safely. Many harm reduction agencies are exploring techniques to test illicit drugs to identify and, where possible, quantify ...

Preventing drug related deaths.

Drug-related deaths in the UK are rising and are a major concern to councils and our health partners. Deaths have increased sharply over the past five years and are now at their highest levels since records began. Any death related to the misuse of drugs ...

Hepatitis C screening. National clinical guideline no. 15. Summary.

This Summary National Clinical Guideline is relevant to all healthcare professionals, healthcare managers and policy makers working with those at increased risk of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. The guideline will also be of value to both statutory an ...

Alcoholic beverage preference and dietary habits in elderly across Europe: analyses within the Consortium on Health and Ageing: Network of Cohorts in Europe and the United States (CHANCES) Project.

INTRODUCTION: The differential associations of beer, wine, and spirit consumption on cardiovascular risk found in observational studies may be confounded by diet. We described and compared dietary intake and diet quality according to alcoholic beverage pr ...

New psychoactive substances in Ireland following the criminal justice (psychoactive substances) act-why all the pessimism?

Letter to the editor......Most of the international discussion about the experience of Ireland following the NPS inspired legislation has suggested that it was largely ineffective. The reality appears to be very different..... Bobby P Smyth Letter to the ...

Fentanyl. DrugWatch information sheet.

Fentanyl is a powerful synthetic and short-acting painkiller that is 50-100 times more potent than morphine, meaning that 1/10th of a gram of fentanyl is equivalent to between 5-10g of morphine. It was first synthesized by Dr. Paul Janssen in December 196 ...

The 10th international conference on nightlife, substance use and related health issues- abstract book.

. University College Dublin The objectives of Club Health Dublin 2017 include: To develop understanding of the impacts of nightlife activity and the necessity for creating and maintaining safe and healthy nightlife environments To facilitate the implementa ...

Narcan: The Irish weapon in America's drugs war.

The drug has saved lives amid the USâ?Ts opioid epidemic, but it remains controversial...... John Breslin The drug has saved lives amid the USa's opioid epidemic, but it remains controversial...... http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/27721 Public 8 August ...

Frequently asked questions on opioid agonist treatment for pharmaceutical opioid dependence: An evidence summary.

This evidence summary from Australia comes from a program of work that aimed to build the evidence base for the treatment of pharmaceutical opioid dependence, or dependence on opioid pain medications such as oxycodone, morphine and codeine. Many of the or ...

Monitoring inspection report- detention schools services under the Children Act, 2001 (as amended by section 152 of the Criminal Justice Act 2006).

. Health Information and Quality Authority Vulnerable Children, Child Health The purpose of monitoring is to safeguard vulnerable children living in the Oberstown Children Detention Campus. Monitoring provides assurance to the public that children are rece ...

Implementing a tobacco-free hospital campus in Ireland: lessons learned.

. D McArdle, Zubair Kabir. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/27706 Public 1 July 2017 Article National Drugs Library No 4676 0 1501751674 27706 No ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION;TOBACCO USE;SUBSTANCE MISUSE;HEALTH ...

Multimorbidity: quality standard.

This quality standard covers clinical assessment, prioritising and managing healthcare for adults aged 18 years and over with 2 or more long-term health conditions (multimorbidity). At least 1 of these conditions must be a physical health condition. It de ...

UISCE reacts to the launch of the National Drug Strategy 2017-2025.

. drugs.ie. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/27703 Public 17 July 2017 News National Drugs Library No 4676 0 1501575843 27703 No SUBSTANCE MISUSE ...

Simon Communities welcome National Drugs Strategy Publication.

. Simon Communities of Ireland http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/27702 Public 1 July 2017 News National Drugs Library No 4676 0 1501575642 27702 No SUBSTANCE MISUSE ...

Gay health network statement on National Drug Strategy 2017- 2025.

. Gay Health Network http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/27701 Public 1 July 2017 News National Drugs Library No 4676 0 1501575378 27701 No SUBSTANCE MISUSE ...

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