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Tighter border security could affect local illicit drug trade - Bowling Green Daily News

Meth Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 21:57

Bowling Green Daily News

Tighter border security could affect local illicit drug trade
Bowling Green Daily News
Shoring up the country's border security could be a double-edged sword in the local fight against illegal drug trafficking. Crystal methamphetamine produced in Mexican cartel-controlled super labs continues to pour into southcentral Kentucky. Tighter ...

YMCA hosts Q&A on meth exposure, safety for parents - NBC Montana

Meth Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 17:56

NBC Montana

YMCA hosts Q&A on meth exposure, safety for parents
NBC Montana
Today, YMCA administrators brought together a panel of experts from law enforcement to drug addiction specialists to help ease parents' minds. The panel came together after police arrested a former YMCA child care worker for allegedly using meth on the ...

NJ lawmakers hear from both sides on marijuana legalization - Burlington County Times

Marijuana Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 15:21

Burlington County Times

NJ lawmakers hear from both sides on marijuana legalization
Burlington County Times
Marijuana is not a harmless herb, and addiction does occur,” Chatios said Saturday, before rattling off summaries of several scientific studies that he said shows the drug can become addictive among 10 percent of all users, 17 percent of adolescent ...

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In Depth: Changing the face of addiction - Coldwater Daily Reporter

Meth Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 09:11

Coldwater Daily Reporter

In Depth: Changing the face of addiction
Coldwater Daily Reporter
COLDWATER — Branch County Courts have see a change in policy and process aimed at providing more treatment for those addicted to opioids, meth, and alcohol. Branch County Circuit Judge Bill O'Grady now regularly sentences those with a drug addiction ...

Dr. James A. Avery: A second drug wave is coming - marijuana - Richmond.com

Marijuana Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 06:04

Richmond.com

Dr. James A. Avery: A second drug wave is coming - marijuana
Richmond.com
Advocates of marijuana like to argue it is not addictive. Not a single respected substance-addiction expert would accept such a pronouncement. The facts are clear: Marijuana is addictive. However, it is less addictive than many other things. Current ...
Celebrate 420 Day by Pondering the Harmful Effects of CannabisAmerican Council on Science and Health
As revelers celebrate 420, industry leaders look to the futureThe Denver Channel
Canada may legalize marijuana; impact on workplace mulledInquirer.net
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Renfrew County may finally get addiction treatment centre for women - CBC.ca

Cocaine Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 02:01

CBC.ca

Renfrew County may finally get addiction treatment centre for women
CBC.ca
Seanna Boujold delayed getting treatment for her alcohol and cocaine addiction because she didn't want to leave her eight-year-old son behind. "I did not go to treatment until 2009, had there been a closer one I would've gone in 1993," she said. That ...

McVey: We need more studies before legalizing whole-plant medicinal marijuana - Daily Herald

Marijuana Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 00:28

Daily Herald

McVey: We need more studies before legalizing whole-plant medicinal marijuana
Daily Herald
Significantly, cannabidoil is the only cannabis sativa extract shown through any valid scientific studies to control reactive seizures. It is legal in Utah. There is no need in the name of controlling seizures to jump into allowing loosely-controlled ...

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Most people come in contact with meth residue daily - NBC Montana

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 20:47

NBC Montana

Most people come in contact with meth residue daily
NBC Montana
“We're seeing it big cities, little cities, small towns. Doesn't seem to matter where,” said the commander for the Missoula Drug Task Force. Parents from the Learning Center told us they never would have expected 30-year-old child care worker Autumn ...

Addiction cycled Tyler Little in and out of the Summit County Jail, but he walked out with his GED - Summit Daily News

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 19:02

Summit Daily News

Addiction cycled Tyler Little in and out of the Summit County Jail, but he walked out with his GED
Summit Daily News
Meth is a greedy drug. It took his mother from him when he was 15, and it came clawing after him next, offering release from his grief. Along the way, it would try to take everything else he had. His education. His home. His freedom. His self respect ...

Meth awareness walk to discuss solutions, resources - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 16:50

Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Meth awareness walk to discuss solutions, resources
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Methamphetamine, which accounted for 1,300 arrests in Sioux Falls last year, led Ford in and out of jail. But now she's almost nine years sober. A tattoo of a cross on her arm reminds her of the hope and strength that helped her recover. "If I ever ...

Marijuana Is Not a Band-Aid for the Opioid Crisis, Warns Caron ... - Business Wire (press release)

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 13:51

Business Wire (press release)

Marijuana Is Not a Band-Aid for the Opioid Crisis, Warns Caron ...
Business Wire (press release)
WERNERSVILLE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Caron Treatment Centers is strongly urging the Pennsylvania Secretary of Health and Physician General Rachel Levine to remove opioid addiction from the list of conditions that will qualify for medical marijuana after ...

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Morristown man who said heroin addiction made him rob woman, spared prison time - Daily Record

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 13:33

Daily Record

Morristown man who said heroin addiction made him rob woman, spared prison time
Daily Record
MORRISTOWN — A cocaine and heroin addict who admitted robbing a woman 12 minutes after he was released from jail in January was sentenced Friday to Morris County's Drug Court program instead of state prison. Over objections from the Morris County ...

What Happened to Matthew Mellon - New York Times

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 13:18

New York Times

What Happened to Matthew Mellon
New York Times
“His former wife spent most of her 90-minute testimony portraying Mellon, a former cocaine addict, as a loving but bumbling incompetent. She said he 'missed planes like other people missed buses,'” the Telegraph reported at the trial's conclusion. The ...
Lindsey Lohan tried to stop billionaire Matthew Mellon from seeking controversial hallucinogenic treatment at ...Daily Mail

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Celebrate 420 Day by Pondering the Harmful Effects of Cannabis - American Council on Science and Health

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 12:52

American Council on Science and Health

Celebrate 420 Day by Pondering the Harmful Effects of Cannabis
American Council on Science and Health
Addiction/dependence. About 1 in 10 adult users become dependent on the drug. Acute cognitive impairment. Marijuana affects concentration, decision-making, memory, and response time. Persistent cognitive impairment. Chronic use of marijuana can cause ...
On 4/20, Maryland's Democratic candidates for governor push plans to legalize marijuanaBaltimore Sun
Canada may legalize marijuana; impact on workplace mulledInquirer.net
Study: Medical Marijuana Users More Likely to Use and Misuse Prescription DrugsClaims Journal
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The Bible shows the last days as an addiction culture - Camden News

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 10:04

The Bible shows the last days as an addiction culture
Camden News
The Bible shows the last days as an addiction culture. The statistics and facts reveal our nation is overcome with a number of addictions. Among these, we find alcoholism, cocaine addiction, other drug addictions, food addiction, gambling addiction ...

The Bible shows the last days as an addiction culture - Camden News

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 10:04

The Bible shows the last days as an addiction culture
Camden News
The Bible shows the last days as an addiction culture. The statistics and facts reveal our nation is overcome with a number of addictions. Among these, we find alcoholism, cocaine addiction, other drug addictions, food addiction, gambling addiction ...

Colombia Considers Drones in Fight Against Cocaine - Addiction Now

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:31

Addiction Now

Colombia Considers Drones in Fight Against Cocaine
Addiction Now
After a five-year long increase in the production of the drug in Colombia, police in the South American country are considering using drones to help fight against cocaine. According to contracting documents between a local company and Colombian anti ...

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