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#global drug survey

# global-drug-survey - Thursday 26 December, 2019

'If we sell CBD as a 'cure-all' for everything, it will drown out what it is actually effective for'

CBD helps people deal with the side effects of certain conditions, but it has also become a ‘buzz’ wellness product.

# global-drug-survey - Monday 22 June, 2015

A whopping €90m-worth of drugs was destroyed in Ireland last year

The figure represents a five-fold increase on 2013.

# global-drug-survey - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Of 23,000 who say they took MDMA, 202 ended up in hospital

There has been a steady rise in the number of people seeking medical treatment after taking the drug over the past few years.

# global-drug-survey - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

How often do people use drugs while working? Most often around exam time anyway

About one in eight Irish people who took a global survey admitted to doing it.

# global-drug-survey - Monday 8 June, 2015

Irish people describe in detail just how much they drink

The fear is real, and so is the hangover.

Irish recreational drug users reveal cocaine and MDMA use - and talk 'mystery white powders'

Only one-fifth of those who admitted using cannabis do so for ‘medicinal purposes’.

Ireland has the highest percentage of people who need medical help after drinking too much

Brazil and the UK are not too far behind us.