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# emcdda - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Irish adults among Europe's biggest users of cocaine and MDMA as experts warn of 'Uberisation' of drugs trade

The findings were outlined in the EU’s drugs agency’s annual report today.

# emcdda - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Young adults in Ireland are taking more MDMA and cannabis than they used to

The latest European Drug Report has been released today.

# emcdda - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Pill testing kits, chill-out rooms and free water: How to reduce harm from taking drugs in nightclubs

A new European guide on responding to drug problems was released today.

# emcdda - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Cannabis is the most commonly used illegal drug among young adults in Ireland (but MDMA use is on the rise)

An annual report on drug use and trends across Europe was released today.

# emcdda - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Heroin the number one drug for hospital admissions as 'legal high' use grows

A new psychoactive substance has also been shown to be on the rise.

# emcdda - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Taking new illicit drugs is like playing 'a dangerous game of roulette'

European Monitoring Centre says that 49 new drugs were discovered in the EU last year.

# emcdda - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Treating heroin users with heroin works - EU report

A new report by the EU drugs agency has found supervised heroin therapy has helped ‘untreatable’ chronic heroin users.