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Former Teen Addict Graduates From USF, Aims to Help Others - NBC Bay Area

Cocaine Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 23:10
Former Teen Addict Graduates From USF, Aims to Help Others  NBC Bay Area

At an age when many teens are trying alcohol for the first time, Julia Nelson was struggling to end a 5-year addiction. She is now a graduate, with honors, from ...

Former Teen Addict Graduates From USF, Aims to Help Others - NBC Bay Area

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 23:10
Former Teen Addict Graduates From USF, Aims to Help Others  NBC Bay Area

At an age when many teens are trying alcohol for the first time, Julia Nelson was struggling to end a 5-year addiction. She is now a graduate, with honors, from ...

The god & his city: Life of Diego Maradona at Napoli and in Naples - Economic Times

Cocaine Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 19:05
The god & his city: Life of Diego Maradona at Napoli and in Naples  Economic Times

Diego Maradona, a new documentary on the Argentinian football legend, was premiered at the 72nd Cannes film festival on Sunday.

Sinaloa-backed network used FedEx to ship meth from San Diego across country, feds say - Allentown Morning Call

Meth Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 18:40
Sinaloa-backed network used FedEx to ship meth from San Diego across country, feds say  Allentown Morning Call

A San Diego-based network that used FedEx and the U.S. Postal *Service* to ship large quantities of methamphetamine throughout the United States on behalf of ...

Cannabis: why are doctors so reluctant to prescribe it? - Raconteur

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 18:01
Cannabis: why are doctors so reluctant to prescribe it?  Raconteur

Medical cannabis can change the lives of people suffering from cancer and chronic pain, so why aren't doctors prescribing it?

UPDATE: Police: Meth lab explosion caused Danville house fire - Sunbury Daily Item

Meth Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 17:05
UPDATE: Police: Meth lab explosion caused Danville house fire  Sunbury Daily Item

DANVILLE — Danville police charged the boyfriend of a woman living at 321 Chamber St. with causing a methamphetamine lab explosion that destroyed the ...

Legalizing pot in Illinois will harm minority-owned businesses and communities - Chicago Sun-Times

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 16:43
Legalizing pot in Illinois will harm minority-owned businesses and communities  Chicago Sun-Times

Even if they are able to make initial investments in marijuana businesses, we've seen in other states that many of those businesses are quickly absorbed and ...

Columbine survivor Austin Eubanks spoke about emotional pain and drug addiction before death - USA TODAY

Cocaine Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 16:16
Columbine survivor Austin Eubanks spoke about emotional pain and drug addiction before death  USA TODAY

Columbine survivor Austin Eubanks became a nationally known speaker on the dangers of addiction. His family says he "lost his battle" this weekend.

Chippewa County is taking a stand against meth - WQOW TV News 18

Meth Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 15:43
Chippewa County is taking a stand against meth  WQOW TV News 18

Chippewa Falls (WQOW) – Meth addiction in Chippewa County has become an epidemic according to some Chippewa Valley leaders, who are now trying to ...

WSU researchers team with Puyallup tribe on medicinal cannabis research - The Spokesman-Review

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 15:26
WSU researchers team with Puyallup tribe on medicinal cannabis research  The Spokesman-Review

Researchers at Washington State University are teaming up with the Puyallup Tribe of Indians in an effort to chart the tribe's outcomes prescribing medicinal ...

WSU researchers team with Puyallup tribe on medicinal cannabis research - The Spokesman-Review

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 15:26
WSU researchers team with Puyallup tribe on medicinal cannabis research  The Spokesman-Review

Researchers at Washington State University are teaming up with the Puyallup Tribe of Indians in an effort to chart the tribe's success prescribing medicinal ...

Early Life Exposure to Nicotine Alters Neurons, Predisposes Brain to Addiction Later in Lifeaddiction - UC San Diego Health

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 14:33
Early Life Exposure to Nicotine Alters Neurons, Predisposes Brain to Addiction Later in Lifeaddiction  UC San Diego Health

Neonatal exposure to nicotine alters the reward circuity in the brains of newborn mice, increasing their preference for the drug in later adulthood, report ...

CBD May Reduce Drug Cravings in People with Heroin Addiction, Small Study Finds - Live Science

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 12:04
CBD May Reduce Drug Cravings in People with Heroin Addiction, Small Study Finds  Live Science

A small study suggests that the marijuana compound cannabidiol (CBD) may reduce cravings in those with heroin addiction.

The fight for sobriety behind bars: 4 inmates share their story - CBC.ca

Meth Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 11:44
The fight for sobriety behind bars: 4 inmates share their story  CBC.ca

They've spent close to a lifetime drugging up the demons that haunt them — and committing countless crimes to pay for those drugs. But four inmates at a ...

Feds charge two in Pierre with dealing meth, including one who was with man shot by agents - Bismarck Tribune

Meth Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 10:42
Feds charge two in Pierre with dealing meth, including one who was with man shot by agents  Bismarck Tribune

PIERRE, S.D. -- A 35-year-old Pierre woman who says she was with a man who was shot dead Jan. 13 by federal agents faces a possible sentence of life in.

Gloucester's biggest drug dealing gang jailed - BBC News

Cocaine Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 09:47
Gloucester's biggest drug dealing gang jailed  BBC News

Eleven members of Andrew Venna's organised crime gang are imprisoned for supplying drugs.

Experts Claim Cannabis Addiction Is Growing - Nova.ie

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 09:34
Experts Claim Cannabis Addiction Is Growing  Nova.ie

Experts claim the number of people seeking help for cannabis addiction is growing.

NFL and players’ union to study potential use of marijuana for pain management - Hartford Courant

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 08:38
NFL and players’ union to study potential use of marijuana for pain management  Hartford Courant

The NFL and the NFL Players Association have agreed to form two new joint medical committees, one of which is to study the potential use of marijuana as a ...

NFL and players’ union to study potential use of marijuana for pain management - Hartford Courant

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2019-05-21 08:38
NFL and players’ union to study potential use of marijuana for pain management  Hartford Courant

The NFL and the NFL Players Association have agreed to form two new joint medical committees, one of which is to study the potential use of marijuana as a ...

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