A study at the University of Manchester has shown prescriptions in the UK for the addictive drug Codeine increased by
“It is a perfect storm for gambling harm”: Reform advocates fear Covid-19 poses a significant threat to betting addiction
Matthew Gaskell, the Clinical Lead Psychologist of the NHS northern gambling clinics, believes that despite the forced closure of betting shops, online betting poses a significant threat to gambling addiction.
A homelessness charity’s CEO has stated that Manchester’s lack of public toilets is not simply a dignity issue for rough sleepers, but crucially a drugs-related one.
74% rise in North West drug-related deaths in last decade prompts Tories into new addiction strategy
With just over a week to go until polling day, the Conservatives have pledged that they will launch a new strategy intended to tackle drug and gambling addiction.
With one in three Brits addicted to online shopping retailers, Mancunian Matters were shocked to see that Manchester falls second among UK cities.
Video game addiction now an illness says World Health Organisation with conflicting treatments available
The gaming disorder refers to people whose lives have been consumed by videogames to the point where their health is in jeopardy.
Because online gambling is so popular the competition is high to get to through the virtual doors of one of the top quality online casinos sites with tempting bonuses and promotions on offer to new players besides other great bonus offers for loyal players.
Having a parent who suffers from mental health problems is weird.
Homeless Film Festival director says controversial Manchester Met visit is about raising awareness not politics
Festival director Dean Brocklehurst says criticism as ‘unfair’ and denying students the chance to discuss homelessness is the wrong course of action.
The UK’s biggest recovery conference for drug and alcohol addiction will be held in Greater Manchester next month.
Manchester music fans were left disappointed last night after The Libertines pulled out of tonight’s scheduled gig at The Ritz.