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27 September 2018

'27 September 2018' image Carney signs package of legislation to combat addiction epidemic » read more

 

16 August 2018

'16 August 2018' image The opioid epidemic may be a major reason for recent declines in Americans' life expectancy, a new study says. » read more

 

The rise of esports

'The rise of esports' image Esport has become big business » read more

 

Chinese gaming restrictions on minors

'Chinese gaming restrictions on minors' image All-night gaming marathons will soon end for some Chinese children after the internet giant Tencent began limiting daily playing times on its smartphone smash hit King of Glory in order to "ensure children's healthy development". » read more

 

Technology addiction rehab in the US

'Technology addiction rehab in the US' image Technology addiction rehab in the US » read more

 

Smartphone addiction in young people

'Smartphone addiction in young people' image Apple shareholders are asking questions about the potential dangers of Apple products » read more

 

Addiction Psychiatrist, Adam Winstock talks to the Guardian

'Addiction Psychiatrist, Adam Winstock talks to the Guardian' image Interesting commentary from Dr. Winstock on talking to drug users » read more

 

Benzodiazepines and antidepressant use in Ireland

'Benzodiazepines and antidepressant use in Ireland' image Irish Examiner article by Catherine Shanahan » read more

 

The county with the most people seeking treatment for alcohol abuse? Waterford

'The county with the most people seeking treatment for alcohol abuse? Waterford' image Article from the Journal.ie summarising some of the data from the 2012 National Drug Treatment Reporting System » read more

 

One in three Irish mums-to-be binge drink in first 15 weeks of pregnancy

'One in three Irish mums-to-be binge drink in first 15 weeks of pregnancy' image Irish Examiner article by Catherine Shanahan » read more