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Addiction: from basic neuroscience to clinical treatments

6th May 2018

A chapter by David Nutt aimed at sixth formers discussing the mechanisms and treatment options for a wide range of drug addictions and dependencies

New analysis of alcohol and cannabis – what’s the harm?

12th April 2018

Jason Reed breaks down DrugScience's recent analysis on cannabis and alcohol regulatory options which concludes that state regulated legalisation holds the most promise for reducing drug-related harm

No laughing matter: how the anti-nitrous oxide campaign is a disingenuous waste of time and money

11th October 2017

Nitrous oxide returns to the news, providing an opportunity to discuss its harms and ask quite frankly: why are we wasting money on enforcing the ban when it kills fewer people than lightning strikes?

‘Scotch mist’: the ongoing saga of Alcohol Minimum Unit Pricing

21st December 2016

Eric Carlin discusses the health benefits of Minimum Unit Pricing and the resistance faced from 'Big Alcohol'

The Government’s proposal to curb drug-driving is a car-crash

17th September 2013

Does drinking alcohol during pregnancy lower child IQ?

1st June 2012

Popular intoxicants – how do alcohol and cannabis compare?

29th September 2011

Teaching the tricks of the liquor trade

29th January 2011

Damming the flood: 21 principles to underpin a new approach to alcohol

22nd August 2010

Alcohol – the new opium of the masses?

3rd June 2010

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