Addiction

Monday, March 4, 2019

Monday, March 4, 2019

‘If smoking was invented today, it would be banned’

‘If smoking was invented today, it would be banned’

‘If smoking was invented today, it would be banned’

Chief executive of Action on Smoking and Health has said that the legal age of smoking should be raised to 21, adding “if smoking was invented today, it would be banned”.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Government hints at U-turn on betting machine stakes after MPs revolt

Government U-turns on betting machine stakes after MPs revolt

Government U-turns on betting machine stakes after MPs revolt

The Government has U-turned over plans to delay a cut to the maximum stake on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals, after a revolt that saw a minister resign.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

More than half of the heroin and morphine death hotspots in England and Wales are seaside locations

Seaside towns are hotspots for drug deaths

Seaside towns are hotspots for drug deaths

Six of the 10 towns and cities with the highest rates of fatalities related to the substances are coastal holiday resorts