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The geography of 'deaths of despair' in England & Wales.

Age-standardised rates of deaths from alcohol, drug misuse and suicide (on the same colour scale) by Local Authority for the latest available year.

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Please RT! I am co-supervising a (lovely) student who is talking with women who have experienced psychologically #TraumaticBirth Please see below for more information, and get in touch with her if you have any questions (no obligation) Juliet.Coutts@gmail.com
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BBC News - Addiction: The faces of people fighting to break free and those helping
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-61968290

Are you interested in learning about the academic publishing process, or someone who peer reviews articles? We have three new posts for you...
▪The role of a peer reviewer
▪️Guidance on reviewing manuscripts
▪️How to address stigma in scholarly writing
https://www.addiction-ssa.org/news/

What impact does opioid agonist treatment have on mortality at a population level?NIHR HPRU in Behavioural Science and Evaluation at the University of Bristol blog https://buff.ly/3nyM94N

Drugs Policy Committee
Coverage of the Home Affairs select committee session on drugs and drugs policy with evidence from the British Transport Police, the National Police Chief's Council and the National Crime Agency, Wednesday 29 June. BBC Parliament https://buff.ly/3OP1NVs

#Cannabis use and #bipolar disorder. Attenuating associations. Signals of trajectories. And some enormous longitudinal datasets that are still not big enough. Interview with Alexander Denissoff here: https://www.addiction-ssa.org/addiction-audio-cannabis-use-and-bipolar-disorder-with-alexander-denissoff/