Marijuana is still the most-used drug in Europe, according to a new EU report released on Thursday. Seventy-nine million Europeans have tried it at
The pharmaceutical companies Merck and Pfizer have signed a deal to develop and market immunology drugs that target cancer.
The two are developing
The north-western state of Washington in the United States may have legalized the sale of marijuana on Tuesday but for many of those hoping to
Europe’s drugs agency has poured cold water on the alleged cannibalistic effects of new stimulant MDPV – linked to nearly a hundred
Italy, Latvia and the United Kingdom are among Europe’s worst for long-term drug use, according to a new study.
One-in-ten adults in Italy are
The World Health Organization has issued a correction regarding what it calls an “error” in one of its reports that suggested Greek people were
The Spanish government has recently released a new smartphone and tablet app said to be the first of its kind. It is designed to help users determine
It was the magic number that the assembled experts at the World Bank impressed most: 72%. That is the follow-up success rate for drug addicts who
Decriminalising and taxing cannabis in the United Kingdom could raise tax revenue between £400 million (468m euros) and £900 million (1.05 billion
"If you can not beat it...Join It! Like prostitution, whether you like it or not, it will be there, so better to legalize and control!"...
A study finds that the prices of illegal drugs have generally declined, while their purity has increased over the past twenty years...
Most commonly used drugs
The most common drug among Poles is cannabis, followed by sedatives and non-prescription hypnotics (such as sleeping
Before the 1974 revolution, drug use was not a major issue in Portugal. The previous reign of an authoritarian dictatorship between 1926
Most commonly used drugs
The most common drugs in Greece are marijuana, respiratory drugs, ecstasy pills, magic mushrooms and amphetamines
Most consumed drugs
The most consumed illegal drug in Spain is cannabis or, more precisely, cannabis resin. Spain’s geographical proximity to
Most commonly-used drugs
Today, among adults, cannabis is the most commonly-used drug in Hungary, particularly among teenagers. Cannabis is usually
Results from surveys carried out throughout the United Kingdom (UK) between 2010 and 2012 and compiled by the Department of Health (DoH)
Legalise, decriminalize, or prohibit… Cannabis is an issue in France where it is the drug which is the most used…
Since July 2013, Hungary has a new Penal Code that will significantly tighten penalties for drug-related crimes...
Spain’s drug tzar says the country’s youth have an “abusive consumption” problem with alcohol. Francisco Babín, the Government Delegate for Drug
Spain is an alcoholic society where people maintain a strong link between leisure time and drugs, it’s been claimed.
Eusebio Megías Valenzuela
“The task of the State is not to make the poeple happy but to minimise the avoidable suffering” Karl Popper
Harm reduction is a combination of
The latest figure for 'labelled' public expenditure on drugs in the UK is estimated at €1.3 billion. Expenditure has decreased by at least 0.5%...
Whether it’s three people on a Friday evening or ten on a Sunday afternoon, the ritual is the same at the Narcotics Anonymous (NA): coming together
In the past five years the use of dozens of new synthetic, so-called ‘designer’ drugs has been on the rise. They are cheap and easy to get hold of
Most used drugs
Cannabis remains the most consumed illegal drug in France . In 2010, 13.4 million French people aged between 11 and 75 had tried