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# drug - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Man charged in connection with Lusk drug seizure

Gardaí found €250,000 worth of cannabis herb during a search in Lusk as part of an ongoing operation targeting the criminal activity of a North Dublin crime gang.

# drug - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 ways Viagra has changed the world in 15 years Under The Covers This post contains videos

12 ways Viagra has changed the world in 15 years

Happy Birthday Viagra, you old dog you.

# drug - Monday 11 March, 2013

10 ways that drinking too much coffee can destroy your body

Back away from the cappuccino – it’s trying to kill you.

# drug - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Ohio executes man for drug-fueled bookstore murder USA

Ohio executes man for drug-fueled bookstore murder

Frederick Treesh died by lethal injection today, prison officials said.

# drug - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

France suspends acne drug used as contraceptive after four deaths

Four women died and more than one hundred others have fallen ill with blood clots after using the acne pill.

# drug - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

British grandmother gets death sentence for drugs in Indonesia

An Indonesian court has sentenced Lindsay Sandiford, 56, to death for smuggling cocaine worth $2.5 million into the resort island of Bali.

# drug - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Number arrested in organised crime crackdown now at 113

Gardaí have been carrying out a major investigation into organised crime across the country.

# drug - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

From The42 No 'performance-enhancing' drug for Dettori - lawyer Developing Story

No 'performance-enhancing' drug for Dettori - lawyer

The legendary rider will now face a medical hearing before the medical committee of France Galop.

# drug - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Gardaí seize drugs in Kildare in operation targeting drug dealers

Gardaí seized cocaine and cannabis worth an estimated €117,000 during two searches in Naas.

# drug - Friday 27 July, 2012

Thalidomide makers accused of ignoring birth defect warnings in Australian case

Thalidomide survivor Lynette Rowe is suing German drug maker.

# drug - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Clinics told to stop advertising 'weight loss' fertility drug

The drug, human chorionic gonadotropin, is licensed for use in fertility treatment, and the Irish Medicines Board said it “advises strongly” against its use for weight loss.

# drug - Sunday 20 May, 2012

No clear timeline for approval of cannabis-based painkiller in Ireland

The oral spray Sativex is already available in the UK and preparing to launch in other EU states as a pain treatment for MS patients.

# drug - Monday 16 April, 2012

Growing number of children going hungry to school or bed - report

A major new survey reveals that 21 per cent of schoolchildren aged between 10 and 17 either go to school or to bed without a proper meal.

# drug - Monday 2 April, 2012

Man due in court over Ballyfermot drugs seizure

A second man arrested over the garda operation has been released.

# drug - Thursday 8 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge Common heart disease drug could 'combat racism' Chill Pill

Common heart disease drug could 'combat racism'

Scientists believe the results can be explained by the fact that racism is based on fear.

# drug - Saturday 3 December, 2011

Addicts drinking hand sanitiser to get alcohol fix

The head of a service for drug users and the homeless in Ireland has said that some addicts are being driven to drinking hand sanitiser in an effort to get a fix of alcohol.

# drug - Friday 30 September, 2011

North America's only legal drug injection facility to stay open, says Canadian court

Canada’s Supreme Court ruled today against the government’s efforts to shut down the facility in Vancouver.

# drug - Friday 2 September, 2011

Two arrests after cannabis seizure worth €400,000

Two men are due to appear before court this morning.