Fermanagh fourth highest in alcohol mortality rates

ALCOHOL mortality rates in Fermanagh have dropped but concern remains that levels are still too high. Figures released for 2021 from the Northern Ireland Statistic and Research Agency (NISRA), show that Fermanagh and Omagh recorded a rate of 20 per 100,000 people who have had alcohol-related deaths. That is a drop from the Covid lockdown […]

Warning over killer drug

AN addiction professional has urged people against using the killer drug Fentanyl which has claimed its very victim in Fermanagh. Fentanyl is an opioid that can be up to 50 times stronger than heroin. It has already claimed hundreds of thousands of lives in the USA, where its effects have devastated entire communities. Sadly, the […]