Cocaine consumption has increased exponentially in Europe over the last few years. Read more about the potentially fatal substances often found in street cocaine:
As is the case in many developed countries, adolescent substance abuse in Spain is one of the major public health problems. Read more:
An overview of current statistics on drug usage across the EU.
The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) has recently released the findings of their annual report that reviews and records drug data across the European continent. The published European Drug Report (2017) has highlighted some worrying trends for the continent, in particular highlighting that drug related deaths have risen for the third year running.
PerthNow have released a report claiming that sleeping pills and anti-anxiety drugs have become the nation’s silent killer in Australia. With the number of people dying from prescription drugs having more than doubled in a decade, studies indicate that five people a day are now dying from a drug related overdose.