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Three strikes law gone but not forgotten for many
Harm minimisation, pharmacist registration and full scope under spotlight at Pharmacy Connect
Why do we like to play violent video games?
RACGP launches Alcohol and Other Drug GP Education Resource library
UN experts call for immediate moratorium on executions for drug offences: Singapore
Kiwis urged to ‘Stick it to hep C’ with launch of national hepatitis C awareness campaign
New Bill marks beginning of end for cigarettes and tobacco in Aotearoa
Delivering specialised rehab facility on South
Alcohol action is suicide prevention – MPs must act
Blue Mountains Mayor criticises cynical post-flood politics; stands in solidarity with Wollondilly and region
Kawerau property forfeited from major methamphetamine investigation
New Generation of Smokers
13 illicit firearms and traffickable quantity of drugs taken off Geelong streets
Decision to privatise VicRoads neo-liberal shocker
Cancer Council warns urgent intergovernmental action is essential to stop an epidemic of e-cigarette use among young people
Greens will move to amend Bail law Over Reach in NSW Parliament today
Renewed settlement for care and support workers still leaves sector in crisis, unions say
Three charged, drugs seized as police target drug trafficking in Victoria’s southwest
Govt must expand meth rehabilitation programme nationwide
More Drug Addiction Support For Shepparton
New ACON Campaign Encourages LGBTQ People Who Smoke to Embark on Their Quit Journey
Author Maya Linnell returns with fourth novel
New rehabilitation facility opens in Central Queensland
Covid sees surge in Aussies seeking alcohol support services
Further support for eating disorder services
‘I don’t even remember what I read’: People enter ‘dissociative state’ when using social media
Support workers, employers come together in fight for pay increase
Next steps for specialist mental health and addiction services
Tobacco tax linked to higher levels of teenage vaping
Stem Cell-Derived Model Offers Insights on Gene Activity and Addiction
Liberal, Labor coal and gas addiction driving up power prices
New Traralgon Youth Rehab Centre Delivered
Confirmation compulsory income management must go is welcome, all parties and candidates must endorse
Does psychedelic science need philosophy?
New 30-Bed Wangaratta Rehab Centre Now Open
‘Transformative’ process recognised with national Award for Excellence
Further arrests made over methylamphetamine trafficking in south western Victoria
Cancer Council calls for stronger action on e-cigarettes as landmark study shows young Australians are most at risk
WHO urges accelerated action to protect human health and combat climate crisis
Flavored tobacco sales restrictions impact availability, advertising
Two charged as police seize $50k worth of drugs during police operation
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Government launches mental health nursing recruitment drive
Dangers of vaping highlighted in new health campaign
NSW latest campaign to stop young people vaping
Queens Park youth mental health, alcohol and other drug and homelessness service opens
Prescription opioid use linked to mood disorders
Goldfields Banned Drinkers Register trial officially starts