Search Tag: Opioids Stories




Blog Research Treatment & therapies
Co-developing the SURE Recovery app
The SURE Recovery app is for people who are using substances, in recovery or...
Created On: 10 August 2021   (Last updated: 10 August 2021)
Blog Harm reduction Policy
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)
Policy Research Treatment & therapies
Research analysis: Heroin-assisted treatment piloted in North Yorkshire town
Emerging findings from the first area in the UK to obtain a Home Office...
Created On: 21 July 2021   (Last updated: 21 July 2021)
Interview Research
Addiction Audio: cannabis, opioids, and the gateway hypothesis with Jack Wilson
Jack Wilson talks to Rob Calder about his recent systematic review and meta-analysis on...
Created On: 16 July 2021   (Last updated: 16 July 2021)
QMJC Research
QMJC June 2021: Non-carriage of take home naloxone
The latest Qualitative Methods Journal Club (QMJC) from June is now available online, focusing...
Created On: 02 July 2021   (Last updated: 02 July 2021)
News Policy Treatment & therapies
What does it mean to adopt a rights-based approach to drugs?
The Scottish government has published new ‘rights-based’ treatment standards for people who use drugs....
Created On: 30 June 2021   (Last updated: 30 June 2021)
Research Treatment & therapies
Research analysis: experiences of using prolonged release buprenorphine
Prolonged release buprenorphine has been bought into focus during the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s like...
Created On: 25 June 2021   (Last updated: 25 June 2021)
Blog Methods Research
5 Things nobody told me about running a double-blind human study
Ben Houghton writes about the randomised controlled trials and tribulations of running a double-blind...
Created On: 07 June 2021   (Last updated: 07 June 2021)
Blog Harm reduction
Public Health England: ‘Preventable bacterial infections remain a problem’
Bacterial infections may be less likely to make the headlines than fatal overdoses and...
Created On: 28 May 2021   (Last updated: 28 May 2021)
Blog Harm reduction Policy
Reframing the debate about drug consumption rooms
To continue May’s harm reduction theme, Natalie Davies writes about an intervention yet to...
Created On: 14 May 2021   (Last updated: 14 May 2021)