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AOD Research, Policy and Practice, 22 November 2018, Melbourne
NDRI leading trial of new medication to help people dependent on ‘ice’
Alcohol causes 6000 deaths a year in Australia, with more than a third due to cancer
Harmful effects of alcohol use in the Indigenous Australian context
A report on the social costs of methamphetamine in Australia is now available
Personal stories of alcohol or other drug addiction, dependence or habit
A free online intervention program for users of crystal methamphetamine (ice)
NDRI is leading a trial of a new medication to help people who are dependent on crystal methamphetamine, or ‘ice’.
Topics include reducing chronic disease risk in Australian adolescents, psychedelics as potentially useful therapeutic agents, and a 'conversation with' NDARC's Ryan Courtney.
NDRI is co-organiser of a competition to encourage innovation in the field of hepatitis C health promotion.
A world-first eHealth program targeting the ‘big six’ lifestyle risk behaviours in young people that can lead to chronic disease later in life is to be trialled in WA.
Making a difference in Australia
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