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26 May 2020

Online casino searches at ‘all-time high’ during lockdown

Search interest in online casinos has hit an all-time high in the UK since lockdown began, data show.


27 Apr 2020

Iceland: Drug Use in Prisons Less than Ever

We’ve hardly ever seen as little drug use in our prisons as these days, Páll Winkel, director of the Prison and Probation Administration, tells Morgunblaðið . During the COVID-19 pandemic, no visits are allowed in Icelandic prisons, and in addition, much fewer goods and supplies than usual are being sent there.


27 Apr 2020

‘On top of everything’: coronavirus is making Australia’s drug crisis a whole lot worse

Rising substance abuse and treatment restrictions are pushing an already over-burdened rehab system to breaking point.


27 Apr 2020

Drug users cut off by coronavirus

Lockdown measures in Europe are hindering access to treatment and leaving addicts vulnerable to relapse.

Research blog

Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs

Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs (NAD) is a peer-reviewed journal for social science research into alcohol and drugs as well as other substances and behaviours, such as gambling, gaming, eating, and smoking. Here you will find short summaries of the articles published in the jounal.

NAD 1/2020 (February)

This issue includes the following themes

Procurement regulations in four Nordic countries, lifestyle factors among expectant fathers, the impact of prenatal substance exposure on he [...]

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