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Doctors want cannabis risks highlighted, but campaigners says debate is conflating medicinal and recreational use
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Doctors want cannabis risks highlighted, but campaigners says debate is conflating medicinal and recreational use

May 20th 2019, 8:40 AM 23,747 Views 151 Comments

Medical experts said the government was ‘sleepwalking’ its way into supporting cannabis use in Ireland.

The average person in alcohol treatment in Ireland is 41, male and started drinking at 16
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The average person in alcohol treatment in Ireland is 41, male and started drinking at 16

Jul 3rd 2017, 12:24 PM 16,246 Views 20 Comments

The Health Research Board has published new figures on alcohol use between 2009 and 2015.

Potentially cancer-causing herbicide used on Dublin's streets
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Potentially cancer-causing herbicide used on Dublin's streets

Jul 14th 2015, 6:15 AM 19,589 Views 73 Comments

The World Health Organisation’s International Agency on the Research of Cancer has branded glyphosate as “probably carcinogenic” to humans.

Concerned about your drug use? This test will tell you how harmful it is
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Concerned about your drug use? This test will tell you how harmful it is

Apr 14th 2015, 11:20 AM 15,988 Views 31 Comments

Tony Duffin of the Anna Liffey Drugs Project said a real benefit is the test’s availability 24/7.

Senator warns against encouraging gay people to believe "sameness" achievable
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Senator warns against encouraging gay people to believe "sameness" achievable

Mar 25th 2015, 10:21 PM 27,095 Views 180 Comments

Encouraging LGBT people to believe full equivalence is possible will “only cause more harm than good to them” he said.

Nine-year-old girl hospitalised in England after vodka-whiskey neknomination
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Nine-year-old girl hospitalised in England after vodka-whiskey neknomination

Apr 1st 2014, 4:29 PM 30,970 Views 55 Comments

The girl took alcohol from the cupboard at a friend’s house without their parents’ knowledge.

Alcohol Forum says alcohol is wreaking havoc on communities around Ireland
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Alcohol Forum says alcohol is wreaking havoc on communities around Ireland

Mar 13th 2014, 11:25 AM 10,740 Views 87 Comments

Alcohol’s harm to others will be discussed at Alcohol Awareness Week at the end of the month.