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October 10 - Mental Health Day

Mental illnesses have grown worldwide and are already among the leading causes of disability in the 21st century. Especially depression, seen as a factor at the highest risk of suicide worldwide. World Mental Health Day is celebrated on October 10. Mental health means being well with yourself and others, in addition to accepting life's events, controlling emotions and recognizing personal limits. However, the use of alcoholic beverages and drugs can cause harm to this well-being

Some effective tactics for preventing drug use

National and international drug prevention networks, community leaders and strong community coalitions are the key to changing public attitudes and reducing the availability of illicit drugs worldwide. Some effective tactics include promoting drug demand reduction principles and raising awareness of the social consequences of drug abuse and addiction. Below you will learn about many other strategies that have been implemented and have successfully reduced drug use from a global perspective to the site. How can

Cruz Martín del Campo, S., León Parra, B. and Angulo Rosas, E.A. (2019). What you need to know about drugs. Mexico: Youth Integration Centers.

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Centros de Integración Juvenil, Fundación Gonzalo Rio Arronte
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In 2013, under the convocation of the National Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC), a group of experts in reducing the demand for drugs, several government institutions and civil society organizations met to develop the "Communicator's Guide. Information on drug use disorders." With the support of the Gonzalo Río Arronte Foundation (FGRA), it was published and published in 2014.

Live com Especialistas: Álcool e outras Drogas no mundo do Futebol - 05/08

O que leva uma pessoa a usar álcool e outras drogas? E quando esta pessoa é um esportista conhecido, tipo um jogador de futebol? Diversos atletas viram suas carreiras serem prejudicadas ou comprometidas devido ao uso dos entorpecentes. Alguns foram descobertos a partir de exames antidoping ou por terem perdido o controle sobre suas vidas.

Drogas: pensar globalmente e agir localmente – Live Internacional

Uma pesquisa divulgada em 26 de junho de 2019 com dados novos e mais precisos revela que as consequências adversas para a saúde decorrentes do uso de drogas são mais severas e generalizadas do que se pensava anteriormente.

Globalmente, em torno de 35 milhões de pessoas sofrem de transtornos decorrentes do uso de drogas e necessitam de tratamento, de acordo com o Relatório Mundial sobre Drogas 2019.

Drugs: a complex problem. Prevention: the only way!

Drugs are problems that integrate virtually all contemporary societies, causing great social and economic impacts. In Brazil, illicit drugs also finance crime and violence, so their fight remains a huge challenge for our country. Most users are young and start using these substances still at school, at an increasingly premature age. The truth is that, both in large metropolises and in regions farther from Brazilian territory, consumption and addiction start more and earlier. According to

Drogas, salud pública y bienestar de las comunidades, Dra. María Elena Medina-Mora

CDMX, Mexico,

Lunes 28 de octubre de 2019, a partir de las 17:00 horas (tiempo de la Ciudad de México)

En el marco de la entrega del doctorado honoris causa por el H. Consejo Universitario de la UNAM, la Dra. María Elena Medina-Mora, miembro de El Colegio Nacional, dictará la conferencia Drogas, salud pública y bienestar de las comunidades.

Cobertura jornalística sobre drogas: distorções e potencialidades na prevenção

Published by
Ana Regina Noto, Emérita Sátiro Opaleye, Danilo Polverini Locatelli e Telmo Mota Ronzani
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Capítulo 11 do Livro: Ações integradas sobre drogas: prevenção, abordagens e políticas públicas. Ed. UFJF, 2013.

The content discussed highlights the influence of the media in the process of health promotion related to alcohol and other drug use.