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Federal Grants ‘A Lifesaver’ In Opioid Fight, But States Still Struggle To Curb Meth - Kaiser Health News

Meth Addiction - 3 hours 47 min ago
Federal Grants ‘A Lifesaver’ In Opioid Fight, But States Still Struggle To Curb Meth  Kaiser Health News

The federal government has doled out at least $2.4 billion in state grants since 2017 to address the opioid epidemic, which killed 47600 people in the U.S. that ...

SA judge gives stark warning about horrors of ice, saying it wreaks carnage and kills people - ABC News

Meth Addiction - 5 hours 19 min ago
SA judge gives stark warning about horrors of ice, saying it wreaks carnage and kills people  ABC News

A South Australian judge has given a stark warning to a street-level drug dealer about the horrors of ice, saying it causes people to snap in bars, coward punch ...

My Turn: A slogan the Democrats can win on - Concord Monitor

Meth Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 22:23
My Turn: A slogan the Democrats can win on  Concord Monitor

Slogans win elections. I'm no fan of Donald Trump, but I have to acknowledge that his 2016 campaign slogan, “Make America Great Again,” was brilliant.

Center seeks to help development of children harmed by addiction - Huntington Herald Dispatch

Meth Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 22:01
Center seeks to help development of children harmed by addiction  Huntington Herald Dispatch

How substance use disorder impacts a child's growth — directly or otherwise — remains an emerging science, even as many of those born in the crisis years of ...

Cops bring addiction counselor on drug raids to fight opioid crisis - 60 Minutes - CBS News

Meth Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 17:04
Cops bring addiction counselor on drug raids to fight opioid crisis - 60 Minutes  CBS News

In a city known as the "Overdose Capital of America," police are trying something new in their battle against drug abuse.

Medicinal cannabis farmer Leaf Cann seeking green light in North Ayrshire - The Times

Marijuana Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 17:01
Medicinal cannabis farmer Leaf Cann seeking green light in North Ayrshire  The Times

Cannabis could be grown legally in Scotland and heroin addicts get their fix on the NHS under reforms approved by the Home Office.An Australian company has ...

Ken Early: What if Maradona had been more like Messi? - The Irish Times

Cocaine Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 17:00
Ken Early: What if Maradona had been more like Messi?  The Irish Times

The style in which Diego Maradona did things inspired passionate devotion.

Johnson will be next British PM because it’s not about character - Irish Examiner

Cocaine Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 17:00
Johnson will be next British PM because it’s not about character  Irish Examiner

Johnson is in the middle of a messy marital breakup and this has had no effect on his following, writes Terry Prone. He's a proven liar, adulterer, and drug-taking ...

D.C. wrestles with symbol of past as drug kingpin seeks early release from prison - The Washington Post

Cocaine Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 16:40
D.C. wrestles with symbol of past as drug kingpin seeks early release from prison  The Washington Post

As he sat on his porch the other day, Amir Ali marveled that he never could have enjoyed such a simple pleasure a generation ago, when the city's most ...

Trump campaigned on defeating the opioid crisis. It’s hard to tell if he’s winning. - POLITICO

Meth Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 13:09
Trump campaigned on defeating the opioid crisis. It’s hard to tell if he’s winning.  POLITICO

President Donald Trump's focus on the opioid crisis may strengthen his bond with poor, disaffected voters in hard-hit places like Appalachia that are a bedrock of ...

Trump campaigned on defeating the opioid crisis. It’s hard to tell if he’s winning. - POLITICO

Cocaine Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 13:09
Trump campaigned on defeating the opioid crisis. It’s hard to tell if he’s winning.  POLITICO

President Donald Trump's focus on the opioid crisis may strengthen his bond with poor, disaffected voters in hard-hit places like Appalachia that are a bedrock of ...

Livonia dad torments himself every day over his son's final hours - Detroit Free Press

Cocaine Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 05:01
Livonia dad torments himself every day over his son's final hours  Detroit Free Press

Addiction is a part of Andy Hopson's family:\u00a0it hooked his grandfathers, father,\u00a0brothers, sister, his sons,\u00a0nearly everyone, except\u00a0his ...

Livonia dad torments himself every day over his son's final hours - Detroit Free Press

Marijuana Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 05:01
Livonia dad torments himself every day over his son's final hours  Detroit Free Press

Addiction is a part of Andy Hopson's family:\u00a0it hooked his grandfathers, father,\u00a0brothers, sister, his sons,\u00a0nearly everyone, except\u00a0his ...

Diego Maradona review – a gripping game of two halves - The Guardian

Cocaine Addiction - Sun, 2019-06-16 01:00
Diego Maradona review – a gripping game of two halves  The Guardian

The public and private faces of the Argentinian striker are sharply contrasted in a revealing documentary from the director of Senna.

Friends of Guest House provides a home — and more — for women returning from jail - Washington Post

Cocaine Addiction - Sat, 2019-06-15 14:48
Friends of Guest House provides a home — and more — for women returning from jail  Washington Post

The nonprofit program in Alexandria, Va., teaches life and work development skills to those seeking a *fresh* start.

Friends of Guest House provides a home — and more — for women returning from jail - Washington Post

Cocaine Addiction - Sat, 2019-06-15 14:48
Friends of Guest House provides a home — and more — for women returning from jail  Washington Post

The nonprofit program in Alexandria, Va., teaches life and work development skills to those seeking a *fresh* start.

Paraguayan NGO distributes free marijuana seeds - CityNews Vancouver

Marijuana Addiction - Sat, 2019-06-15 12:10
Paraguayan NGO distributes free marijuana seeds  CityNews Vancouver

ASUNCION, Paraguay — A nongovernmental organization in Paraguay is distributing free marijuana seeds so that mothers of chronically ill patients can ...

Advocates seek quick release of migrant kids detained in US - CityNews Vancouver

Marijuana Addiction - Sat, 2019-06-15 12:08
Advocates seek quick release of migrant kids detained in US  CityNews Vancouver

LOS ANGELES — Immigrant advocates have filed legal documents to try to force the administration of President Donald Trump to quickly release immigrant ...

Inmates helping people recover from addiction - KSFY

Meth Addiction - Sat, 2019-06-15 07:22
Inmates helping people recover from addiction  KSFY

Heather Shooter, Dan Frazier, and others started the 'Sober is Sacred' Group while behind bars to help make a difference in peoples lives.

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