Publications

Informe sobre la situación de la Salud Mental y el Consumo de Sustancias Psicoactivas

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Comisión Nacional contra las Adicciones- Secretaría de salud
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El Informe sobre la Situación de la Salud Mental y el Consumo de Sustancias Psicoactivas compila datos relevantes sobre el consumo de sustancias y la salud mental, con el propósito de que personas interesadas y tomadores de decisiones de los sectores público, privado y social que suman esfuerzos para prevenir y brindar atención en materia de salud mental y adicciones cuenten con información confiable y objetiva del panorama actual.

New Benzodiazepines in Europe – A Review

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EMCDDA

Summary

This report provides a technical review of the current body of knowledge regarding new benzodiazepines that are monitored by the EU Early Warning System.

The aims of this report are to strengthen situational awareness of new benzodiazepines in Europe and to help stakeholders prepare for and respond to public health and social threats caused by such substances.

European Drug Report 2021

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EMCDDA
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The Trends and Developments report presents the EMCDDA’s latest analysis of the drug situation in Europe. Focusing on illicit drug use, related harms and drug supply, the report contains a comprehensive set of national data across these themes and interventions.

Here, you can view a video of the European Drug Report 2021 highlights.

Стратегическое видение УНП ООН для Африки до 2030 года

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UNODC

Стратегическое видение УНП ООН для Африки до 2030 года определяет нашу миссию по обеспечению большей безопасности для населения, правительства и учреждений Африки от наркотиков, преступности, коррупции, терроризма и незаконных финансовых потоков.

Wastewater Analysis and Drugs

Published by
EMCDDA

Introduction

Analysing communal wastewaters for drugs and their metabolic products in order to estimate their consumption in the community is a developing field, involving scientists working in different research areas, including analytical chemistry, physiology and biochemistry, sewage engineering, spatial epidemiology and statistics, and conventional drug epidemiology.

2021 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report

Published by
United States Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs
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2021 INCSR–Volume I: Drug and Chemical Control (As submitted to Congress)

To read the full report, please visit: https://www.state.gov/2021-incsr-volume-i-drug-and-chemical-control-as-submitted-to-congress/

 

 

Effect of Monitoring the Compliance of Banning Alcohol Sales to Minors in the Volume of Underage Acute Alcohol Intoxication Cases in Mexico: A Controlled ITSA Analysis

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International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction
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In México, underage alcohol consumption is a major public health problem. Notwith-standing the complex character of alcohol consumption, evidence indicates that enforcing the policies aimed to control the availability of alcohol has produced positive outcomes and has proved to be one of the most cost-effective strategies for curbing consumption, as well as they have succeeded in reducing health and social problems associated to alcohol use.

KYDA POSTER PRESENTATION IN UAPC20

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KAWEMPE YOUTH DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION (KYDA UGANDA)
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KYDA presented a poster on family therapy interventions taking place at their centre during the second Uganda Alcohol Policy Conference. Family therapy is a collection of therapeutic approaches that share a belief in family-level assessment and intervention. 

The poster details the objectives and approach used in these family therapy interventions, and presents a series of recommendations in the conclusion.

ASRS Questionnaire and Tobacco Use: Not Just a Cigarette. A Screening Study in an Italian Young Adult Sample

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Abstract: Young adults exhibit greater sensitivity than adults to nicotine reinforcement, and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) increases the risk for early-onset smoking. We investigated the correlation between ADHD Self-Report Scale (ASRS) scores and smoking, evaluated the prevalence of ADHD symptomatology (not diagnoses) in smokers and non-smokers and its comorbidity with benzodiazepine and gambling addictions.