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    Addictions, Blog12 March 2020A smoke-free England by 2030

    On National No Smoking Day, nurse consultant Mary Yates shares her excitement about working towards a smoke-free England.

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    News, Addictions21 November 2019New addiction recovery app designed with service users

    The SURE Recovery app has been launched to support people using substances to track their recovery journeys and set personal goals.

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    News, Addictions, Value Based Healthcare24 October 2019King’s Health Partners Alcohol Care Team – one year on

    In one year, the cross-partner team has helped significantly reduce the number of alcohol-related admissions to King’s College Hospital.

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    News, Addictions10 October 2019South London and Maudsley’s smoke-free stars celebrate fifth birthday

    Mary Yates reflects on five-years of supporting people to cut down and quit smoking.

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    News, Addictions, Mind and Body news, Medicine06 June 2019Hospital partnership cuts alcohol-related admissions

    A new team has helped divert nearly two-thirds of alcohol-related hospital admissions away from one of London’s busiest A&Es.

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    News, Addictions, Genetics, Rheumatology, Infection, Immunology and Dermatology09 May 2019Double win at BMJ Awards

    Two teams from King’s Health Partners won British Medical Journal Awards (BMJ) at a ceremony in London on 24 April 2019.

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    News, Addictions28 March 2019Potent cannabis linked to psychosis

    New research from King’s College London highlights the potential public health impact of changes to cannabis legislation.

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    Addictions, Blog13 March 2019Smoking cessation: Not letting up

    Nationally smoking rates are falling, but certain groups are falling behind. On No Smoking Day, Nurse Consultant Mary Yates explains more.

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    News, Addictions01 March 2019E-cigarette use plateaus among British smokers

    The new report from King’s College London was commissioned for Public Health England as part of the government’s Tobacco Control Plan.

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    News, Addictions28 February 2019Reducing alcohol-related admissions

    Results show a new team jointly led by King’s College Hospital and South London and Maudsley has successfully reduced pressures on A&E.

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    News, Addictions17 January 2019E-cigarette fears

    Research from King’s College London finds that smokers may be put off quitting with e-cigarettes due to misconceptions about their safety.

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    News, Addictions, Clinical Neurosciences, Liver, Renal, Urology, Transplant, Gastro/Gastro Intestinal Surgery, Psychological Medicine and Integrated Care, Psychosis20 September 2018Staff shine at Lammy Awards

    Staff across our partnership were recognised at the Lammy Awards for their outstanding contribution to health and social care in Lambeth.

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