Coronavirus: How is the lockdown affecting drug and alcohol use?

  • 06/04/2020

West Auckland liquor stores have now stopped selling spirits in stores as the demand was causing people to travel far and wide for their favourite tipple. 

Was demand always that high or was it  exaggerated by the lockdown situation? 

And what about drugs? Is there a similar demand and  impact on drug usage and the illegal drug network? 

Joining The AM Show to discuss this was Associate Professor in Health at Massey University, Chris Wilkins.

Watch the video.