Painkillers top the list of prescription drug abuse in the UAE especially among youngsters, a trend that is more reported than that of alcohol, heroin and THC or marijuana abuse alone, according to a senior health expert. Cannabis is the only illicit drug that is widely abused worldwide, said Dr Ali Al Marzouqi, Director of Surveillance at the National Rehabilitation Centre (NRC) in Abu Dhabi.
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Project Management ToolBox: Tools and Techniques for the Practicing Project Manager, 2nd Edition, is an update of a previous book published in 2003. The revised text has additional material due to the changes in project management, which was brought about by evolving business landscape. The content has been updated and now includes advances in the PM field, especially in the phases of planning, implementation and control, as well as cost and scheduling.
Integrating Human Service Law, Ethics and Practice interprets the law for human service students to prepare them for practice. The text fully integrates law and ethics throughout, to provide a thorough knowledge of the Australian legal landscape and an understanding of human service ethics.