Record numbers of Scots women are dying from drugs overdoses prompting calls for dedicated help for female addicts.
For people living with drug addiction, the stigma around the condition is often just as hard to beat as the plague of the addiction itself.
BEAMING with pride, Janet Bain might be the happiest gran in Scotland.
‘She’s my saviour… I owe her everything’: Budding dentist thanks his granny for rescuing him from a life of crime and addiction
GROWING up on a tough housing estate with a mother caught in the grip of heroin addiction, the prospects for Jordan Bain looked bleak.
THE "war on drugs" has failed in terms of public health and drug use should be decriminalised, two leading organisations have said.
DAVE URWIN saw off drink and drug addiction and constant panic attacks — by literally running for his life.