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In The News
Prescription opioids - an epidemic of poor policies
The opioid overdose problem in the USA requires a considered response
When the War on Drugs Undermines the War on AIDS
Last year the HIV rate in a single Indiana county was higher than that in any country in sub-Saharan Africa. Would adopting an Australian-style harm-reduction strategy change that?
Two Ships Passing in the Night
The human rights implications of drug policy and drug use are many and varied.
Publications
Drug-related deaths in Scotland in 2015 Statistics of drug-related deaths in 2015 and earlier years, broken down by age, sex, selected drugs reported, underlying cause of death and NHS Board and council areas
Hepatitis C among drug users in Europe Epidemiology, treatment and prevention
Hospital emergency presentations and acute drug toxicity in Europe Update from the Euro-DEN Plus research group and the EMCDDA.