Female cocaine fatalities on the rise in the UK

Deaths involving cocaine have risen for the eighth successive year. According to the latest data..

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Is the UK doing enough to prevent a prescription opioid epidemic?

From 1999 to 2018, more than 232,000 people died in the United States from overdoses related to..

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Shooting Up: Key takeaways from PHE’s latest report

In early February, Public Health England published the latest volume of their Shooting Up report -..

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Is drug misuse a problem in the world of chess?

Described by The Guardian as “Netflix’s unlikeliest hit of the year”, The Queen’s Gambit follows..

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Which drugs are most frequently detected in workplace testing?

Every employer has a duty of care to its employees. Part of this requires the development of a..

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The impact of COVID-19 on alcohol-related deaths

In October 2020, we published a report - The Impact of COVID on Drug and Alcohol Misuse - which you..

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What drug legislation do you need to know as an occupational health professional?

Employers bear much of the responsibilities for occupational health and safety. Many local and..

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What are the signs of drug use in the workplace?

Signs of drug use can sometimes be tricky to spot - especially if you are unsure as to what to look..

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