Search Tag: Drugs Stories




Hepatitis C, injecting drug use, and the ‘syndemics’ framework
Everyone is now familiar with pandemics and epidemics, but what is a ‘syndemic’?
Created On: 06 May 2022   (Last updated: 06 May 2022)
Blog Policy Research
Podcast: Employment and ‘IPS into work’ with WDP
Rob talks to WDP about the challenges and rewards of running an IPS employment...
Created On: 05 May 2022   (Last updated: 05 May 2022)
Podcast Treatment & therapies
‘Words matter’: from pejorative to people-first, stigmatising to strengths-based
Natalie Davies writes about why it might be time to...
Created On: 25 April 2022   (Last updated: 25 April 2022)
SSA podcast: The naloxone special
For this special episode of Addictions Edited, Rob visits a London treatment service to...
Created On: 21 April 2022   (Last updated: 21 April 2022)
Podcast Research Treatment & therapies
In the news: ‘Levelling up’ and substance use
The 2021 UK drug strategy incorporated references to the ‘levelling-up agenda’...
Created On: 14 April 2022   (Last updated: 14 April 2022)
News Policy
Addiction Audio: Drug checking services with Nazlee Maghsoudi
In this episode of Addiction Audio, Nazlee Maghsoudi talks about her recent publication...
Created On: 07 April 2022   (Last updated: 07 April 2022)
Interview Podcast Research
PhD Podcast: Chloe and Saba on Mendelian randomisation
In this episode, Chloe Burke and Saba Ishrat introduce you to the basics of...
Created On: 04 April 2022   (Last updated: 05 April 2022)
Methods Podcast Research
Human rights and drug use: an interview with Gabriele Fischer
The SSA interviews Professor Gabriele Fischer in advance of her Society Lecture at the...
Created On: 30 March 2022   (Last updated: 30 March 2022)
Interview Podcast Policy
Statistics on drug deaths
Natalie Davies brings together national statistics on rising rates of drug-related deaths, exploring how...
Created On: 25 March 2022   (Last updated: 25 March 2022)
Epidemiology Research
Annual Conference 2021: Responding to the use of anabolic androgenic steroids
At the SSA Annual Conference in November 2021, Dr Owen Bowden-Jones chaired a session...
Created On: 18 March 2022   (Last updated: 18 March 2022)