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Alcohol Action Ireland comments on latest alcohol consumption data for 2018

Alcohol Action Ireland Drugs, Alcohol, Opiates   Editor's Note Alcohol Action Ireland today (Tues, 12 March 2019) note the data released by Revenue: provisional alcohol clearances and receipts 2018. This data disappointingly indicates that alcohol co ...

Global drugs survey 2016. Drugs are out of hiding and into the world.

1.27 minute Youtube video with key results of Global drugs survey 2016. 1.27 minute Youtube video with key results of Global drugs survey 2016. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/25666 Public 1 June 2016 Media National Drugs Library No 4676 0 1465909368 25666 ...

Recovery.

A 19 minute utube video giving a reflection on the daily challenges of the recovery process. TheatreClub, SAOL Project A 19 minute utube video giving a reflection on the daily challenges of the recovery process. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/25308 Public ...

Naloxone Project Ireland.

Denis O'Driscoll (Chief Pharmacist, HSE Addiction Services) speaks about the Naloxone Project at a Help not Harm event in January 2016 (11 minute utube video). Help not Harm Denis O'Driscoll (Chief Pharmacist, HSE Addiction Services) speaks abou ...

Saying no to drugs.

Would you say no to drugs? Find out what choices teenagers Taz and Mike made, and how their lives were affected in this 5 minute video. NHS Choices Would you say no to drugs? Find out what choices teenagers Taz and Mike made, and how their lives were affe ...

Cocaine: risks and recovery from addiction.

Cocaine use, even if it's casual, can soon lead to dependence. Two people describe how the drug nearly ruined their lives in this 7 minute video. NHS Choices Cocaine use, even if it's casual, can soon lead to dependence. Two people describe how ...

Addiction: helping a loved one.

Looking after someone who has a drug or alcohol addiction can be daunting and frustrating, and it can damage your own health. Get expert advice on what to do to help your loved ones and find out how to look after yourself at the same time in this 5 minute ...

Substance abuse: solvent abuse.

Nicolette's 14-year-old son Steven died from solvent abuse. In this 3 minute video she talks about what happened, and an expert gives his advice..... NHS Choices Nicolette's 14-year-old son Steven died from solvent abuse. In this 3 minute video ...

Drug rehabilitation projects videos: Lifelines & value and Support & future.

Staff, participants and former participants speak about the important work of community drug rehabilitation projects in two videos. 1. Lifelines & value 2. Support & future Citywide Staff, participants and former participants speak about the impor ...

A ââ,¬Ëoharm reductionââ,¬â"¢ response to drug related litter in community settings.

A video of a presentation by Dr Stephen Parkin in 2 parts hosted by the Irish Needle Exchange Forum. The video describes 'drug related littering' and responses to it. Stephen Parkin A video of a presentation by Dr Stephen Parkin in 2 parts hoste ...

Women and drug use in Europe.

For most people affected by drug use problem, there are family members who are affected also. The negative consequence can be more serious when it is a mother who is using drugs. European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction For most people affe ...

The practice of leadership.

Three videos on the work of the community development organization, CAN (Community Action Network), are now available for viewing on Youtube. These videos were produced to coincide with CANâ?Ts 25th anniversary â?" which was celebrated at a birthday ...

Irish pharmacy needle exchange page.

This page has been designed to support the Pharmacy Needle Exchange. The Pharmacy Needle Exchange Programme, a partnership initiative between the Elton John Aids Foundation, Irish Pharmacy Union and the HSE. Action 34 of The National Drugs Strategy (NDS) ...

The availability of Naloxone in a homeless primary healthcare service in Ireland.

Video temporarily unavailable This is an interview with Janet Robinson from Safetynet, in the interview Janet talks about how the service operates and highlights the importance of providing Naloxone in the homeless services. Irish Needle Exchange Forum Vi ...

The ROSIE study: a story of drug treatment outcomes in Ireland.

. Research Outcome Study in Ireland. http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/16795 Public 1 January 2009 Media National Documentation Centre on Drug Use No 4676 0 1352734220 16795 No SUBSTANCE MISUSE ...

Video feature. Parental substance misuse: addressing its impact on children.

Earlier this month the National Advisory Committee on Drugs (NACD) launched a new report entitled Parental Substance Misuse: Addressing its Impact on Children. The report reviewed all major international research on the impact of parental substance misuse ...

The liver and hepatitis.

Community response have produced a 7 minute video describing the functions of the liver and how it is affected by hepatitis. Community Response Community response have produced a 7 minute video describing the functions of the liver and how it is affected ...

Video â?oNeedles, barrels and brandsâ? â?" influencing syringe and needle selection for NSPs.

There is a growing range of injecting equipment now available to NSPs. Despite this, the range of needles distributed has been fairly limited. This workshop explored the factors that have influenced and continue to influence selection of needle size- from ...

'Head shops' bucking recessionary trend.

Keelin Shanley talks to the owners of such shops, and to members of the public who avail of the psychoactive, but legal, substances. Dr Chris Luke, A&E Consultant, Cork University Hospital, and John Curran TD, Minister of State with Responsibility for ...