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Last month
June 2024
Record 13,104 cases treated for problem drug use amid jump in cocaine use, especially among women
This year
2024
Despite drop, Ireland still has the third highest number of pubs per capita in the world
HRB: Evidence to support medicinal cannabis use for most conditions is 'inconsistent at best'
Last year
2023
84 homeless people died during 2019, mostly in Dublin
All time
More than three-fold increase in number of children being admitted for eating disorders
Report finds one in three young drinkers in Ireland have an alcohol use disorder
More people are using cocaine and ecstasy, but slightly fewer are using cannabis
People in Ireland drink, on average, the equivalent of 40 bottles of vodka a year
Adolescents who use e-cigarettes three-to-five times more likely to start smoking, new review says
Almost 800 people died from drug use in 2017, new figures show
Nearly 55,000 cases of problem alcohol use treated in Ireland over seven years
Cannabis and cocaine are most common drugs used by people seeking treatment for alcohol abuse
736 people died directly as a result of drugs in 2016
There are at least 40,000 problem gamblers in Ireland
World-first trial shows single injection could help patients recover after heart attacks
Drug-related deaths: 62% increase in fatalities over ten-year period
Girls make up vast majority of young people seeking psychiatric help for eating disorders
The county with the most people seeking treatment for alcohol abuse? Waterford
One person dies from a drug overdose every day in Ireland
Intervention to change unhealthy behaviour could save Irish lives
New research looks at flu vaccines and antibiotic misuse
Road accident hotspots identified in new research
Pics: 11 curious close-ups of scientific images
Number entering drug treatment up 52 per cent in six years: report