Highlights / The Lancet

Economy, Health, International, Internet, Science & Technology

Taking a different perspective on world drug problem

The respected and influential medical journal The Lancet, recently published a series of researched articles on the world illicit drug situations. The purpose was to begin to change the perceptions around illicit drug use and develop evidence-based policies in dealing »

Economy, Health, International, Politics, Society

Despite warnings, alcohol consumption not going down

A new study by Canadian and German scientists says the world is not on track to meet targets set in 190 countries, including Canada, to reduce alcohol consumption and its resulting ill-effects. The study, in Tuesday’s issue of The Lancet, »