Projects tagged with Drugs & Alcohol and Online document
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26 May 2005
Mainstream Smoke Emissions from 'Roll-Your-Own' Loose Leaf Tobacco Sold in New Zealand analyses the smoke emissions from several ‘regular’ and ’mild’ brands of loose (Roll-Your-Own) tobacco available in New Zealand and one manufactured cigarette. The principal conclusions are that the RYO cigarettes...
13 Feb 2013
This publication provides information on the care (service) provided between July 2009 and June 2010 (2009/10) by district health boards and non-government organisations to people with a mental illness or addiction. Specifically the publication provides information on: client...
23 Nov 2012
This publication focuses on publicly funded and privately funded hospital events in 2008/09 and 2009/10, and also shows trends from 1995/96. It contains summarised data tables, figures and commentary of: hospital discharges hospital procedures
1 May 2012
Topics: Monitoring, Child Mortality, Diet & Nutrition, Disease, Drugs & Alcohol, Hazards, Healthcare
Annual statistical publication that collates and analyses information on the underlying causes of all deaths registered in New Zealand. The commentary summarises key facts, mortality rates, trends and major causes of death by age group, ethnicity and sex. Cancer, ischaemic heart disease, cerebrovascular...
2 Nov 2010
This report provides an overview of tobacco use in New Zealand, predominantly for the year 2009. It includes findings from the 2009 New Zealand Tobacco Use Survey (NZTUS) and other relevant sources of data. There have been three comprehensive national tobacco use surveys conducted in New Zealand: in 2006, 2008...
2 Jan 2010
This report presents the key findings about drug use and drug-related harm among New Zealand adults, from the 2007/08 New Zealand Alcohol and Drug Use Survey (NZADUS). The survey measured alcohol and drug use among over 6,500 New Zealanders aged 16–64 years from August 2007 to April 2008. The report covers...
14 May 2013
Section 24 of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 (MODA) governs the prescription of controlled drugs for the treatment of addiction. The Minister of Health has the power to specify which medical practitioners and services can prescribe controlled drugs for the treatment of addiction. The Ministry of Health (the Ministry) regulates...
Topics: Research, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Drugs & Alcohol, Youth, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
A summary of the impact of Smoking Not Our Future on young people.
Topics: Evaluation, Drugs & Alcohol, Communicating, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
A summary of the learnings about the Face the Facts campaign.
Background Towards the tobacco control sector’s vision of a tobacco free New Zealand/Tupeka Kore Aotearoa, it is important to understand the level of public concern about tobacco as a health and social issue. In the Health Sponsorship Council’s (HSC’s) 2008 Health and Lifestyles Survey (HLS), respondents were...
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