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Winnipeg: A city wide awake on crystal meth - CBC.ca

Meth Addiction - Sun, 2017-10-22 18:01

CBC.ca

Winnipeg: A city wide awake on crystal meth
CBC.ca
His mother was a pediatric nurse and his father worked as a nuclear scientist. His addiction to crystal meth began in 2006, while he was completing his master's degree in human geography. Lidstone was battling depression and tried the drug ...

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San Diego Mother Arrested After Allegedly Selling Drugs to Students at Daughter's High School - PEOPLE.com

Marijuana Addiction - Sun, 2017-10-22 14:30

PEOPLE.com

San Diego Mother Arrested After Allegedly Selling Drugs to Students at Daughter's High School
PEOPLE.com
Kimberly Dawn Quach, 48, was arrested in September and subsequently charged with 37 counts, including 10 charges of employing a minor to sell or carry marijuana and 16 counts of furnishing marijuana to a minor over the age of 14, the San Diego Union ...

Cannabis legalization: Are we ready? - Saipan Tribune

Marijuana Addiction - Sun, 2017-10-22 14:04

Cannabis legalization: Are we ready?
Saipan Tribune
States that have set up regulated markets for marijuana use for responsible adult consumers have seen significant benefits to public health, safety, and quality of life for all residents. ... collection; tourism and spending; agriculture and industrial ...

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Demi Lovato Talks About Casual Sex and Cocaine Addiction in Her ... - Maxim

Cocaine Addiction - Sun, 2017-10-22 10:11

Maxim

Demi Lovato Talks About Casual Sex and Cocaine Addiction in Her ...
Maxim
Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated was just posted on Youtube a few days ago and the nearly 90-minute documentary already has well over 5 million views.
Demi Lovato Reveals The Reason She Decided To Come Clean ...Celebrity Insider (blog)

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Dispelling the Gateway Drug Myth - Cannabis Now

Marijuana Addiction - Sun, 2017-10-22 07:00

Cannabis Now

Dispelling the Gateway Drug Myth
Cannabis Now
Cannabis was especially effective in the treatment of chronic neuropathic pain, a type of pain for which opioids are often useless, highly addictive, and widely overprescribed,” stated Dr. Suzanne Sisley, M.D., a physician and renowned researcher in ...
Legalizing Recreational Marijuana in Colorado Reversed a 14-Year Trend of Rising Opioid-Related DeathsMadison.com

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The Evolution Of Marijuana – NJ Addiction Rehab To Host Lunch & Discussion - Digital Journal

Marijuana Addiction - Sun, 2017-10-22 03:44

The Evolution Of Marijuana – NJ Addiction Rehab To Host Lunch & Discussion
Digital Journal
Summit Behavioral Health will host a lunch and discussion session for professional counselors titled, “Drug Trends: The Evolution of Marijuana” on Friday, November 10 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Summit Outpatient facility at 4065 Quakerbridge Road ...

Legislature and governor must go further together - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

Meth Addiction - Sun, 2017-10-22 00:07

Legislature and governor must go further together
The Bozeman Daily Chronicle
Recently, more than 400 nonprofits from around the state met in Missoula for the Montana Nonprofit Association's annual conference. We came together to reflect on our individual impact, as well as our collective work for the common good. We talked ...

Rebuilding lives from the bottom up: Providence Ministries addiction recovery programs celebrate 20 years - The Daily Citizen

Meth Addiction - Sat, 2017-10-21 22:12

The Daily Citizen

Rebuilding lives from the bottom up: Providence Ministries addiction recovery programs celebrate 20 years
The Daily Citizen
Around 2,500 to 3,000 people have completed Providence Ministries' addiction recovery programs since it opened its doors 20 years ago, says founder and president Roy Johnson. Johnson said the ... "Then it was cocaine, and later, it was meth. Now, the ...

Sunday Morning With: Beth Adelsen Djuplin - Kenosha News

Cocaine Addiction - Sat, 2017-10-21 19:26

Sunday Morning With: Beth Adelsen Djuplin
Kenosha News
He is a man who has dealt with the demon of addiction twice in his life. First, he overcame a cocaine addiction. Then he battled alcoholism for years before making a lifetime commitment to sobriety. It was the first time that I could really see into ...

Legalizing Recreational Marijuana in Colorado Reversed a 14-Year Trend of Rising Opioid-Related Deaths - Madison.com

Marijuana Addiction - Sat, 2017-10-21 10:32

Madison.com

Legalizing Recreational Marijuana in Colorado Reversed a 14-Year Trend of Rising Opioid-Related Deaths
Madison.com
The marijuana industry is, for lack of a better pun, sprouting like a weed. According to cannabis research firm ArcView, the North American legal weed market grew by 34% in 2016 and is expected to expand by a compound annual rate of 26% through 2021.

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Can Electric Currents Beat Cocaine Addiction? - Medical News Bulletin

Cocaine Addiction - Sat, 2017-10-21 08:42

Medical News Bulletin

Can Electric Currents Beat Cocaine Addiction?
Medical News Bulletin
Historically, one of the most addictive and most used illicit drugs has been cocaine. Today, cocaine remains the most frequently used drug after cannabis, with an estimated 14 to 21 million people worldwide partaking in its use. Pure cocaine is ...

The dos and don'ts of new marijuana stance - channel5belize

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2017-10-20 21:08

channel5belize

The dos and don'ts of new marijuana stance
channel5belize
The record seem to suggest that the consumption of marijuana and the addiction to it really is a medical problem and in this day and age we know that many of these people have these allergies and you don't punish them more, you try to furnish the with ...

For young men in addiction recovery, a meal makes a difference - W*USA 9

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2017-10-20 19:54

W*USA 9

For young men in addiction recovery, a meal makes a difference
W*USA 9
Dimalo shares he's been addicted to marijuana since he was 15. Friday marked his 4th month at Nick's Place. He says the difference from when he first arrived is shocking. "The Dimalo that came here the first day was really self centered, really didn't ...

Why cocaine cut with fentanyl 'changes the game' - USA TODAY

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2017-10-20 17:55

USA TODAY

Why cocaine cut with fentanyl 'changes the game'
USA TODAY
In cases where a mixture of fentanyl and cocaine isn't fatal, one expert said, it could increase the likelihood that the user develops an addiction. Patrick O'Shea, a former recreational drug user who is now call-center manager at Addiction Campuses, ...
There's a spike in fentanyl-related deaths and it's been found in cocaine. What is it?The Tennessean
TBI issues public alert after finding cocaine laced with fentanylWRCB-TV

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Candidates discuss opioid addiction, medical marijuana - The Daily Progress

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2017-10-20 17:41

The Daily Progress

Candidates discuss opioid addiction, medical marijuana
The Daily Progress
WEYERS CAVE — Virginia's opioid crisis, the possible expansion of medical marijuana use and resources available to community services boards were some of the issues area candidates for the House of Delegates discussed Thursday night at Blue Ridge ...

7 Celebrities Who've Spoken About Their Struggles with Substance Abuse - InStyle

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2017-10-20 16:20

InStyle

7 Celebrities Who've Spoken About Their Struggles with Substance Abuse
InStyle
“I have been addicted to [marijuana] and it's ultimately related to anxiety coping and it's a form of self-medication and I was smoking up to 15-20 marijuana cigarettes a day with no tobacco,” she said on Elvis Duran and the Morning Show in 2013. “I've ...

Manitowoc Walgreens pharmacist shares science of drug abuse - Herald Times Reporter

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2017-10-20 15:54

Herald Times Reporter

Manitowoc Walgreens pharmacist shares science of drug abuse
Herald Times Reporter
The two brains of methamphetamine users not only showed a change in brain chemistry but also a loss of brain mass. Walters said there is currently no drug to treat meth addiction, but there are vaccine treatments available. He also spoke about Narcan, ...

Vancouver's Premier Addiction and Drug Treatment Rehab for Men - Digital Journal

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2017-10-20 15:21

Vancouver's Premier Addiction and Drug Treatment Rehab for Men
Digital Journal
There are many different addictions that Inspire Change Wellness Addiction Treatment Centre for Men helps to treat. Some of the addictions include heroin addiction, marijuana addiction, methadone addiction, alcohol addiction, amphetamine addiction ...

How I overcame my opioid addiction - Chicago Tribune

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2017-10-20 14:16

Chicago Tribune

How I overcame my opioid addiction
Chicago Tribune
That alternative is medical cannabis, and it has saved my life. Instead of destroying my body with addictive opioids, I use natural cannabis oil on my gums and will occasionally vape for immediate pain relief. As a result, my mind is clear, and my life ...

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