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IDHDP side event at CND: Overdose deaths - an easy solution to prevent so many
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In The News
Interview with Dr. Béatrice Stambul, IDHDP member
"Drug use is not a matter of good or bad, but a matter of disorder, and you cannot punish somebody because of that. We need better drug laws", states the psychiatrist Dr. Béatrice Stambul, IDHDP member and harm reduction advocate.
Female drug users shun treatment for fear of losing children: U.N.
Female drug users worldwide are far less likely than their male counterparts to undergo treatment due to discrimination against mothers and pregnant women and the cost of childcare, transport and treatment, the U.N. drugs body said on Friday.
Why do we lack compassion for bereaved families of those who have died from alcohol or drugs?
The bereaved families of drug or alcohol-related deaths remain a hidden and neglected group, with profound consequences for their own health and well-being.
Publications
European Medical Journal - Hepatology This year’s second edition of European Medical Journal Hepatology, which has been devoted entirely to covering the major topics raised at the 50th anniversary of the International Liver Congress™ (ILC) organised by the European Association for the Study of the Liver, held in Vienna, Austria, in late April.
The misuse of benzodiazepines among high-risk opioid users in Europe For a number of reasons benzodiazepines are often misused by high-risk opioid users and are associated with morbidity and mortality among this group. This analysis considers the significance of this problem and its impact for the health and drug treatment of opioid users.
European Drug Report 2015 This year’s report contains a comprehensive overview of Europe’s drug problem and the measures being taken to tackle it.