Police told the Echo that they had received a report of the canisters being found on December 13, but that they had not received any further reports of drug misuse
in the area.
In Australia, the largest percentage increase in drug misuse
between 2013 and 2016 was among people aged 60 and over, mainly involving prescription drugs.
The report says the ACMD is concerned that such a loss of funding would result in the dismantling of a drug misuse
treatment system that has brought huge improvement to the lives of people with drug and alcohol problems.
The highest mortality rate from drug misuse
was in the North East with 77.
Of those, 2,593 (69%) were classed as drug misuse
Rosanna O'Connor, of Public Health England, said: "It is tragic that we are still seeing an increase in people dying from drug misuse
, particularly among older heroin users.
Quest believes that the study, "Prescription Drug Monitoring Report 2016," is the largest-ever examination of drug misuse
based on physician-ordered lab tests.
The 33-year-old's solicitor explained that the spate of offending was caused by his drug misuse
According to information from the Office of National Statistics, deaths from drug misuse
in Wales in 2014 fell by 16% compared to 2013 and by 30% since 2010.
OFFICIAL figures reveal more than 200 people died due to illegal drug misuse
in Merseyside in the past three years.
The statistics on Drug Misuse
, England 2014 report shows there were 7,100 hospital admissions with a primary diagnosis of a drug-related mental health and behavioural disorder; this is an 8.
While we know that females are less likely to abuse alcohol than males, the research on gender differences in prescription-type drug misuse
does not consistently point to a greater propensity for males; to the contrary, some studies have found such drug misuse
is more prevalent among females (Simoni-Wastila 2000; Simoni-Wastila, Ritter & Strickler 2004).