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Changes in smoker characteristics in England between 2008 and 2017

Between 2008 and 2017 in England, smokers appear to have become less dependent on cigarettes but less likely to try to quit or cut down.

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Detachable low dead space syringes for the prevention of hepatitis C among people who inject drugs in Bristol, UK: an economic evaluation

Replacing high dead space syringes with detachable low dead space syringes in needle and syringe programmes in the UK is likely to be a cost‐saving approach for reducing HCV transmission.

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Fentanyl is used in Mexico's northern border: current challenges for drug health policies

In a sample of 89 heroin users in Mexico, most white powder heroin users were unknowingly exposed to fentanyl, with fentanyl detected in 93% of white powder samples.

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