Alcohol is usually associated with memory loss, but new evidence suggests it may actually have the opposite effect. People…
Read more
The recent down-scheduling of naloxone to Schedule 3 must be followed up by regulatory changes that allow take-home programs…
Read more
Tighter monitoring is now underway for health practitioners with a previous record of substance abuse. From November 2015,…
Read more
Fresh calls are being made to ramp up awareness of the over-prescribing of opioid prescription medication. As reported in…
Read more
Almost all medication-related adverse drug reactions are preventable and predictable and could be avoided with better…
Read more
Renewed calls have been made for a national real-time prescription drug monitoring scheme to reduce the “alarming number”…
Read more
Patients are dying because of years-long delays in withdrawing dangerous drugs from the global market, report Oxford…
Read more