Category Archives: Harm Reduction

Tackling alcohol misuse with TACT

As Owen Jones recently highlighted in his article ‘The Drug we ignore that kills thousands‘ alcohol has taken the lives of at least 5,000 English and Welsh citizens every year for the last decade. It is a potentially lethal substance that kills … Continue reading

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UK investment in drug treatment?

With the current economic downturn and corresponding cuts in budgets, many drug treatment services in the UK are under threat. As a response, the National Treatment Agency (NTA) has released interesting figures supporting the argument for continued investment in drug treatment. Continue reading

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Hepatitis – are you aware?

Word Hepatitis Day is on the 28th July forcing us recognise that one in 12 people around the world are living with chronic hepatitis B or hepatitis C… Continue reading

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