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Growing alcohol use preceding death by suicide among women compared with men: age-specific temporal trends, 2003–18

In the US between 2003 and 2018, alcohol use preceding death by suicide increased among women compared with men

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Insights from biosurveillance: non-fatal opioid overdoses in Rhode Island 2019–21

Fentanyl appears to be the main driver of the opioids overdose epidemic in Rhode Island, USA

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The characteristics of people who inject drugs in the United Kingdom: changes in age, duration, and incidence of injecting, 1980–2019, using evidence from repeated cross-sectional surveys

The population of PWID in the UK has an older average age and longer average injecting history than in previous decades

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