Jun 28, 2019

News from Scotland around methadone overdoses highlights the need for better access to detox, rehab and extended care ...

Methadone Addiction
Jun 27, 2019

Sobriety is trending – there’s a new wave of sober influencers, and they’re here to stay. From Instagrammers to Yo...

Alcohol Addiction
Jun 22, 2019

Cocaine availability, purity, seizures and harms are all rising in Europe, to record levels in some EU countries – wit...

Cocaine Addiction
Jun 21, 2019

The number of opiate users in treatment, aged 40 and over, has tripled in 12 years. In 2018, there were 75,000 over-40s ...

Opiate Addiction
Jun 16, 2019

‘I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.’ So said Sigmund Freud, ...

Addiction
Jun 13, 2019

How far would you go for your ideal physique? In the quest for superhuman strength, bodybuilders across the nation a...

Steroid addiction
Jun 08, 2019

After listing gaming disorder as a mental health condition in 2018, World Health Organisation members have now ratified ...

Gaming Addiction
Jun 02, 2019

June is Pride Month and this year marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising – widely seen as the defining m...

Addiction
Jun 02, 2019

In August 2014, the term ‘binge-watch’ entered the Oxford online dictionary. It means to ‘watch multiple episodes ...

Internet Addiction
May 30, 2019

To mark the premiere of Rocketman at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, iconic artist Elton John has spoken to Variety, refl...

Addiction