Health & Wellbeing

Staying sesh safe with drug harm reduction

If you or those around you choose to use drugs, you should try to be aware of harm reduction advice.

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Harm reduction advice for when you are using drugs

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If you choose to use drugs, you can reduce the risks to your health by following simple harm reduction advice.

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Signs that your relationship with drug use is problematic

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People take drugs for many reasons, such as to relax or to socialise. However, sometimes drug use can become problematic.

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What are the effects of amphetamines (speed)?

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Learn more about the short and long-term effects of taking amphetamines, the stimulant drug also known as speed

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What are the effects of MDMA (ecstasy)?

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MDMA (ecstasy) is a popular nightclub and party drug that can come in the form of tablets, pills or a crystallised powder

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How to cope with a drug comedown

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A drug comedown is a term that describes that feelings of anxiety, depression and dread that users can feel after taking drugs.

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How to cope with a ‘bad trip’ or high when using drugs

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If you or a friend is experiencing a ‘bad trip' you can use this advice to navigate the complex and distressing feelings it may bring up.

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Do I need health insurance in Ireland?

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Find out how the Irish healthcare system works, and what you need to know if you're considering private health insurance

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Looking after yourself this Paddy’s Day weekend

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Enjoy yourself this weekend while staying safe and looking out for your friends.

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