Alcohol & Drugs

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Here you can find over 350 posts tracking every major development in the substance misuse sector since 2011. You can keep up with latest treatment stats, funding news, policy developments and treatment innovations. If you’re looking for something in particular, try the search box below.

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Drug-related hospital emergencies

Most drug emergency cases are
discharged quickly, but a small but significant minority (6 %) involve severe acute toxicity requiring critical
care.

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Alcohol trends 2020

The Statistics on Alcohol for 2020 showed there were 358,000 admissions to hospital last year primarily due to alcohol consumption a 6% jump on the previous year.

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Safer Nightlife

The latest online version of key advice for everyone who works in pubs, clubs and at festivals on how to manage drugs safely.

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