Addiction Medicine: Should methadone or buprenorphine maintenance be the preferred treatment for opioid dependency?

Addiction Medicine: Should methadone or buprenorphine maintenance be the preferred treatment for opioid dependency? Background Drug addiction is a worldwide issue that can affect anyone from any background. Substance misusers face a variety of physical, mental and social problems and…

What are the implications on mental health for unaccompanied refugee minors? And are they more at risk when compared to accompanied refugee minors or non-refugee children?

What are the implications on mental health for unaccompanied refugee minors? And are they more at risk when compared to accompanied refugee minors or non-refugee children? Background: Every year thousands of children across the world flee their home country in…

What is the relationship between Depression and Substance Misuse in Recovering Heroin Addicts?

Click or scan to download ‘What is the relationship between Depression and Substance Misuse in Recovering Heroin Addicts’ What is the relationship between Depression and Substance Misuse in Recovering Heroin Addicts? Introduction Depression is a common mental health disorder that…