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United Kingdom: Scandal of 700 babies born addicted to drugs in Scotland
Herald Scotland – August 26, 2017
Direct government funding to alcohol and drug partnerships have been slashed in Scotland with a freedom of information request revealing that half of Scotland’s health boards were not making up the shortfall in funds as promised. This has created concern amongst drug campaign groups that the opportunities for preventative treatments are being overlooked.