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#national advisory committee on drugs

# national-advisory-committee-on-drugs - Sunday 16 September, 2018

From Colombian cartels to grow-houses in Galway: where do Ireland's illegal drugs come from?

We look at the connection between international crime gangs and Irish customers.

# national-advisory-committee-on-drugs - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Report shows increase in use of sedatives and anti-depressants

Women and older adults are more likely to use these substances, the latest National Drug Prevalence Survey revealed.

# national-advisory-committee-on-drugs - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Irish-grown cannabis more potent than imported variety - report

The National Advisory Committee on Drugs also warned of the surge in cannabis cultivation in Ireland.

# national-advisory-committee-on-drugs - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Mental health problems more likely in children of substance misusers

The National Advisory Committee on Drugs (NACD) said that children whose parents misuse substances are more likely to experience problems with mental health, social skills, academic achievement and substance abuse themselves.