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Opiate and Addiction Roundtable held in Lancaster - Logan Daily News

Meth Addiction - Sat, 2018-08-18 03:15

Logan Daily News

Opiate and Addiction Roundtable held in Lancaster
Logan Daily News
“That, methamphetamine, I spoke about, is coming from Mexican drug cartels,” explained Lowe. “Our domestic lab production where folks were making meth in home-based labs is non-existent, we have not processed a meth lab in our area in months.”.

In San Francisco, Opioid Addiction Treatment Offered on the Streets - New York Times

Meth Addiction - Sat, 2018-08-18 03:00

New York Times

In San Francisco, Opioid Addiction Treatment Offered on the Streets
New York Times
The addiction treatment program at Highland Hospital's emergency room is only one way that cities and health care providers are connecting with people in unusual settings. Another is in San Francisco, where city health workers are taking to the streets ...

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Marijuana's now More Than Tolerated In Canada, But What Are The Risks? - Digital Journal

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 20:50

Marijuana's now More Than Tolerated In Canada, But What Are The Risks?
Digital Journal
From Patrick Stewart, Snoop Dogg to Rihanna and Megan Fox and the list continues, marijuana has been dominating the media landscape for years as the soft, non-addictive drug and always surrounded by the query 'should we legalize it?'. Besides the ...

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Mexico navy says finds 50 tons of meth in mountain lab - Reuters

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 19:21

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Mexico navy says finds 50 tons of meth in mountain lab
Reuters
Mexico is a major supplier of methamphetamine to the United States and it the top source of heroin, which is fueling a surge in opioid addiction. The country is also the principal highway for cocaine trafficked north. Sinaloa is the seat of the ...
Mexico's Marines Finds 10000 Lbs. Of Crystal Meth In Mountain LabThe Source

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Sanford duo accused of delivering meth to doughnut shop - Bangor Daily News

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 15:17

Bangor Daily News

Sanford duo accused of delivering meth to doughnut shop
Bangor Daily News
Thursday, police say 25-year-old Brittany Avanzato and 30-year-old Christopher Rock were delivering 6.5 grams of meth at a Biddeford doughnut shop. [VIDEO: Woman describes her struggle with meth addiction]. Police say they also found 1.2 grams of ...

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Marijuana And Myths - Letter - CapeNews.net

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 14:08

Marijuana And Myths - Letter
CapeNews.net
Myth number three is that the THC substance (hallucinogenic) is not addictive by either a psychological, physical, or emotional addiction factor. In many cases it is all three or a combination thereof. Big marijuana has now adopted the old playbook of ...

'Medical Marijuana in the Workplace' seminar in Columbiana - WFMJ

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 13:22

WFMJ

'Medical Marijuana in the Workplace' seminar in Columbiana
WFMJ
Event organizers say information regarding Ohio's Medical Marijuana Law and legal considerations for employers, drug testing policies, and workplace testing will be covered. Information at the seminar will be provided by Ruth Bowdish, Addiction ...

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After powerful testimony, Portage County Board advances medical marijuana referendum - Stevens Point Journal

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 10:18

Stevens Point Journal

After powerful testimony, Portage County Board advances medical marijuana referendum
Stevens Point Journal
STEVENS POINT - Advocates for the use of medical marijuana piled into a Portage County Board meeting Thursday night. One after another, they shared stories of debilitating pain, opioid addiction and loved ones who grapple with post traumatic stress ...

Kirby: I'm a marijuana user and a Mormon - Salt Lake Tribune

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 07:42

Salt Lake Tribune

Kirby: I'm a marijuana user and a Mormon
Salt Lake Tribune
Weed also helped me beat an 18-month addiction to Percocet, which was legally dispensed to me during that time by well-trained professionals and approved of by people who thought it in my best interest because it didn't technically violate the LDS ...

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Gazette opinion: Taking aim against meth, violence in Yellowstone County - Billings Gazette

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 06:10

Billings Gazette

Gazette opinion: Taking aim against meth, violence in Yellowstone County
Billings Gazette
Members of the recently formed Substance Abuse Connect aim to reduce the methamphetamine crisis and the serious lack of safe, affordable housing that have trapped so many individuals and families in cycles of addiction, unemployment, poverty, crime, ...

B isn't always caused by A - Sunbury Daily Item

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 01:23

Sunbury Daily Item

B isn't always caused by A
Sunbury Daily Item
No one denies that there is a correlation between heroin addiction and previous use of marijuana. However, the fact that every heroin addict previously used marijuana is no more significant than the fact that every heroin addict was previously 12 years ...

Stop rise of meth - Nashua Telegraph

Meth Addiction - Thu, 2018-08-16 22:06

Stop rise of meth
Nashua Telegraph
Tens of millions of dollars worth of federal money are on the way to New Hampshire to battle the ongoing opioid epidemic. Because the Granite State continues struggling to reduce addiction to heroin, fentanyl, carfentanil, hydrocodone, oxycodone and ...

Annual opiate roundtable discusses issues, solutions of addiction - Chillicothe Gazette

Meth Addiction - Thu, 2018-08-16 09:38

Chillicothe Gazette

Annual opiate roundtable discusses issues, solutions of addiction
Chillicothe Gazette
LANCASTER - Officials across multiple Ohio counties gathered in Lancaster on Wednesday morning to discuss a variety of issues and struggles surrounding addiction. The sixth annual Opiate Roundtable, hosted by Congressman Steve Stivers, is designed ...

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New drug target may curb cocaine relapse - Futurity: Research News

Cocaine Addiction - Thu, 2018-08-16 06:36

Futurity: Research News

New drug target may curb cocaine relapse
Futurity: Research News
The targeted protein they studied is known as Smurf1, short for Smad ubiquitinylation regulatory factor 1. Cocaine addiction in lab animals causes a decrease in Smurf1. After addiction, during the withdrawal period when the animals didin't get cocaine ...
SMURF1 provides a new targeted approach that could prevent drug relapseUniversity at Buffalo Reporter

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Two weeks sober: a recovering addict works to rebuild - Minnesota Public Radio News

Meth Addiction - Thu, 2018-08-16 03:08

Minnesota Public Radio News

Two weeks sober: a recovering addict works to rebuild
Minnesota Public Radio News
Six years ago, LaPointe used methamphetamine to kick her oxy addiction. It was cheaper, easier to get, and she loved the feeling. "It's like a hyperactive kid," she said. "You know how they're just bouncing off the wall? Energy! Nonstop. Full force ...

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