Prof. O'Gara media

15th August 2018

'15th August 2018' image Interview with Miriam O'Callaghan on RTE Radio One about 'Smart Drugs'. » read more

 

31 July 2018

'31 July 2018' image Last year, fitness blogger Erin Thomas - aka 'Queen City Sweat' - took to Instagram to show her followers what happens when a healthy habit metamorphoses into a harmful addiction. » read more

 

9 July 2018

'9 July 2018' image Addiction psychiatrist Dr Colin O'Gara believes social media sites have "opened the door" for prescription drug dealers to thrive. » read more

 

23rd April 2018

'23rd April 2018' image Prof O'Gara and Baz Ashwamy speak to Matt Cooper on 'The Last Word' » read more

 

Siobhan O'Connor column: Playing games on a computer is an addiction - just like drink, drugs and gambling

'Siobhan O'Connor column: Playing games on a computer is an addiction - just like drink, drugs and gambling' image St John of God's addiction specialist Professor Colin O'Gara said the WHO findings copper-fasten the notion the phenomenon is having a negative effect on our children. » read more

 

25th Febraury 2018

'25th Febraury 2018' image Professor O'Gara article in the Irish Independent: Expert view: How to tell if your gambling has become a problem » read more

 

Paddy Power unveils new responsible gambling tools

'Paddy Power unveils new responsible gambling tools' image Paddy Power unveils new responsible gambling tools » read more

 

All bets are off at Paddy Power — if you want them to be

'All bets are off at Paddy Power — if you want them to be' image Paddy Power Betfair has said it will introduce more ways to help stop problem gamblers and reiterated its call for the government to establish an independent regulator. » read more

 

Rise of abuse of prescription drugs in Ireland

'Rise of abuse of prescription drugs in Ireland' image Dr. O'Gara interview with Matt Cooper on The Last Word, Today FM. » read more

 

Prescription pill abuse

'Prescription pill abuse' image 'If it can happen to someone like me, it can happen to anyone.' That was the message from Anthony McPartlin, one half of the TV presenting duo Ant and Dec, when he revealed last weekend that he had become addicted to prescription drugs. » read more