The Christian Institute - Drugs News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drugs The latest drugs news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Thu, 26 May 2022 09:38:19 +0000 Thu, 26 May 2022 09:38:19 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Sadiq Khan blasted for push to decriminalise cannabis https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sadiq-khan-blasted-for-push-to-decriminalise-cannabis/ Wed, 18 May 2022 12:17:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sadiq-khan-blasted-for-push-to-decriminalise-cannabis/ Cannabis addict speaks of damage done by lifetime of use https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-addict-speaks-of-damage-done-by-lifetime-of-use/ Thu, 21 Apr 2022 09:09:27 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-addict-speaks-of-damage-done-by-lifetime-of-use/ Law student dies after eating cannabis gummy https://www.christian.org.uk/news/law-student-dies-after-eating-cannabis-gummy/ Thu, 14 Apr 2022 14:06:13 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/law-student-dies-after-eating-cannabis-gummy/ Students should be helped to take drugs more safely, report says https://www.christian.org.uk/news/students-should-be-helped-to-take-drugs-more-safely-report-says/ Fri, 08 Apr 2022 10:28:33 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/students-should-be-helped-to-take-drugs-more-safely-report-says/ Scot Govt ditched drugs policy just as deaths fell for first time in 8 years https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-govt-ditched-drugs-policy-just-as-deaths-fell-for-first-time-in-8-years/ Fri, 25 Mar 2022 15:06:45 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-govt-ditched-drugs-policy-just-as-deaths-fell-for-first-time-in-8-years/ NI drug deaths double in decade https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-drug-deaths-double-in-decade/ Wed, 23 Mar 2022 17:03:14 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ni-drug-deaths-double-in-decade/ Harm caused by drug and alcohol abuse in NI ‘significant and growing’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/harm-caused-by-drug-and-alcohol-abuse-in-ni-significant-and-growing/ Wed, 16 Feb 2022 14:33:42 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/harm-caused-by-drug-and-alcohol-abuse-in-ni-significant-and-growing/ 'We will not condone drug-taking': Minister slams calls for Scot drug rooms https://www.christian.org.uk/news/we-will-not-condone-drug-taking-minister-slams-calls-for-scot-drug-rooms/ Mon, 14 Feb 2022 14:11:17 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/we-will-not-condone-drug-taking-minister-slams-calls-for-scot-drug-rooms/ Risk of schizophrenia six times higher among teens smoking cannabis https://www.christian.org.uk/news/risk-of-schizophrenia-six-times-higher-among-teens-smoking-cannabis/ Fri, 11 Feb 2022 13:42:21 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/risk-of-schizophrenia-six-times-higher-among-teens-smoking-cannabis/ Cannabis addiction fuels dramatic rise in Scots seeking psychiatric help https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-addiction-fuels-dramatic-rise-in-scots-seeking-psychiatric-help/ Thu, 03 Feb 2022 11:49:02 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-addiction-fuels-dramatic-rise-in-scots-seeking-psychiatric-help/ Mental health crisis among over-55s for cannabis addiction https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mental-health-crisis-among-over-55s-for-cannabis-addiction/ Thu, 20 Jan 2022 16:44:51 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mental-health-crisis-among-over-55s-for-cannabis-addiction/ Cannabis prosecutions fall in Ireland as offenders let off with warnings https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-prosecutions-fall-in-ireland-as-offenders-let-off-with-warnings/ Wed, 19 Jan 2022 15:05:13 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-prosecutions-fall-in-ireland-as-offenders-let-off-with-warnings/ Psychiatrist warns parents of cannabis psychosis link https://www.christian.org.uk/news/psychiatrist-warns-parents-of-cannabis-psychosis-link/ Fri, 14 Jan 2022 16:08:43 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/psychiatrist-warns-parents-of-cannabis-psychosis-link/ Social media giant accused of failing to stop online drug peddling https://www.christian.org.uk/news/social-media-giant-accused-of-failing-to-stop-online-drug-peddling/ Fri, 14 Jan 2022 14:25:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/social-media-giant-accused-of-failing-to-stop-online-drug-peddling/ Sadiq Khan blasted for move to decriminalise cannabis in London https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sadiq-khan-blasted-for-move-to-decriminalise-cannabis-in-london/ Thu, 06 Jan 2022 09:00:57 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sadiq-khan-blasted-for-move-to-decriminalise-cannabis-in-london/ Govt publishes 10-year plan to tackle drugs https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-publishes-10-year-plan-to-tackle-drugs/ Fri, 17 Dec 2021 12:02:55 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-publishes-10-year-plan-to-tackle-drugs/ Government backs abstinence-based drug rehab for prisoners https://www.christian.org.uk/news/government-backs-abstinence-based-drug-rehab-for-prisoners/ Mon, 13 Dec 2021 15:10:12 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/government-backs-abstinence-based-drug-rehab-for-prisoners/ Drug death toll reaches unprecedented level in US https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-death-toll-reaches-unprecedented-level-in-us/ Thu, 09 Dec 2021 16:54:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-death-toll-reaches-unprecedented-level-in-us/ Drug driving offences reach new high https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-driving-offences-reach-new-high/ Thu, 02 Dec 2021 11:28:03 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-driving-offences-reach-new-high/ Poll: Scottish voters oppose turning blind eye to possessing hard drugs https://www.christian.org.uk/news/poll-scottish-voters-oppose-turning-blind-eye-to-possessing-hard-drugs/ Wed, 01 Dec 2021 13:59:35 +0000 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