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Quick read: How does naloxone work?
Many people will be aware that naloxone reverses overdoses, but how...
Created On: 16 June 2022   (Last updated: 16 June 2022)
Education & training Harm reduction
Can needle exchange services deliver chemsex harm reduction?
Chemsex isn’t a new phenomenon, but it is something that substance use treatment providers...
Created On: 25 February 2022   (Last updated: 25 February 2022)
Harm reduction Policy Research
In the news: drug safety testing made legal in Aotearoa
Aotearoa, the Māori name for New Zealand, has become the first country in the...
Created On: 03 December 2021   (Last updated: 03 December 2021)
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QMJC September 2021: Overdose prevention among women who smoke drugs
The latest Qualitative Methods Journal Club (QMJC) from September is now available online, focusing...
Created On: 07 October 2021   (Last updated: 07 October 2021)
Harm reduction QMJC
The Pregnancy Edit: Why are we talking about alcohol-related harm in pregnancy this month?
What do we mean when we talk about alcohol-related harm in pregnancy? Is it...
Created On: 03 September 2021   (Last updated: 08 October 2021)
Blog Harm reduction Policy Prevention
International Overdose Awareness Day: ‘Benzodiazepines implicated in 73% of Scottish drug deaths’
For International Overdose Awareness Day, Natalie Davies examines the role of ‘street’ and prescribed...
Created On: 31 August 2021   (Last updated: 31 August 2021)
Blog Harm reduction News
What is needed to eradicate hepatitis C in Welsh prisons?
As part of the Welsh Parliament’s 2019–2021 inquiry into the provision of health and...
Created On: 29 July 2021   (Last updated: 29 July 2021)
Blog Harm reduction Policy
Evidence spotlight: drug safety testing
Rob Calder and Natalie Davies review the literature to see what can be learned...
Created On: 23 July 2021   (Last updated: 01 December 2021)
Harm reduction Policy Research
Introduction to the first Home Office-licensed ‘drug checking’ service: the SSA talks to Dr. Amira Guirguis
Natalie Davies and Dr. Amira Guirguis discuss the scope of the first Home Office-licensed...
Created On: 09 July 2021   (Last updated: 09 July 2021)
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Harm reduction month: vaping and public health
In this last in our series of articles for harm reduction month, Rob Calder...
Created On: 04 June 2021   (Last updated: 04 June 2021)
Blog Harm reduction Policy