The Office for National Statistics reports the highest drug deaths since records began in 1993.
How much more suffering and death will people who use drugs have to endure?
Similar laws in the US have actually led to increasing the risk of fatal drug overdoses.
There are proven ways to reduce drug deaths in the UK. But the government is ignoring them.
There are many ways to reduce harm from drugs at music festivals beyond the much publicised pill testing. Here's what else we can do.
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There are proven ways to reduce drug deaths. Unfortunately, the UK government is not implementing them.
Drug deaths in Scotland are now among the highest in Europe. What can be done?
UK must now respond to arrival of fentanyl, which has for years been a major drug problem in the US and Canada.
When we think of methamphetamine-related death we tend to focus on overdose. The extent of the problem, however, extends far beyond drug toxicity.