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Clemson geneticists continue to unravel how genes impact drug use and addiction - EurekAlert

Meth Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 12:22
Clemson geneticists continue to unravel how genes impact drug use and addiction  EurekAlert

Research at the Clemson University Center for Human Genetics is revealing new insights into how genes impact drug use and addiction through a novel study ...

Clemson geneticists continue to unravel how genes impact drug use and addiction - EurekAlert

Cocaine Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 12:22
Clemson geneticists continue to unravel how genes impact drug use and addiction  EurekAlert

Research at the Clemson University Center for Human Genetics is revealing new insights into how genes impact drug use and addiction through a novel study ...

Healing or harming with cannabis? - Brookings Register

Marijuana Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 10:40
Healing or harming with cannabis?  Brookings Register

Just about 4,000 years ago, Chinese writings explained the medicinal powers of what is now called cannabis or marijuana, describing its properties to help ...

What is ‘California Sober’ and is it really a thing? - The GrowthOp

Marijuana Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 08:24
What is ‘California Sober’ and is it really a thing?  The GrowthOp

Some buzz terms pop up on the radar frequently, while others have been floating around for a while. But “California Sober” was a new one for us. Cannabis and ...

Cannes 2019, Day 7: Diego Maradona's pain and glory - FRANCE 24

Cocaine Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 08:01
Cannes 2019, Day 7: Diego Maradona's pain and glory  FRANCE 24

Cannes witnessed the rise and demise of Diego Maradona in Asif Kapadia's documentary on the fallen God of football, while Terrence Malick tackled faith and ...

Cannabis composition alters effects of drug on the brain - The Pharmaceutical Journal

Marijuana Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 07:58
Cannabis composition alters effects of drug on the brain  The Pharmaceutical Journal

Researchers have used functional magnetic resonance imaging to show how cannabidiol counteracts some of the harmful effects of cannabis on the brain.

Senior Doctors Warn That We Are Sleep Walking Into Legalising Cannabis - Nova.ie

Marijuana Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 07:25
Senior Doctors Warn That We Are Sleep Walking Into Legalising Cannabis  Nova.ie

A warning that Ireland is sleep walking into the legalisation of cannabis has been labelled 'scaremongering” by those campaigning for a change in the laws.

Easily Accessible Dietary Supplement Could Help Those With Rare Genetic Mutation Stave Off Cancer - Kaiser Health News

Meth Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 06:55
Easily Accessible Dietary Supplement Could Help Those With Rare Genetic Mutation Stave Off Cancer  Kaiser Health News

Those with the mutation have an 85 percent chance of developing some type of cancer. But a dietary supplement might help them beat those odds. In other ...

Meth, cocaine laced with fentanyl to blame for OD spike - WCPO

Meth Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 06:04
Meth, cocaine laced with fentanyl to blame for OD spike  WCPO

HAMILTON COUNTY, Ohio -- Methamphetamine and cocaine laced with fentanyl are to blame for a recent spike in overdoses, according to Chief Tom Synan.

Meth, cocaine laced with fentanyl to blame for OD spike - WCPO

Cocaine Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 06:04
Meth, cocaine laced with fentanyl to blame for OD spike  WCPO

HAMILTON COUNTY, Ohio -- Methamphetamine and cocaine laced with fentanyl are to blame for a recent spike in overdoses, according to Chief Tom Synan.

Doctors concerned about cannabis risks - Irish Health

Marijuana Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 05:25
Doctors concerned about cannabis risks  Irish Health

Addiction treatment centres and psychiatric hospitals have recorded a big increase in the number of cannabis-related cases, and yet the Government is ...

Open Forum: To address addiction, we need to address stigma - San Francisco Chronicle

Meth Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 05:00
Open Forum: To address addiction, we need to address stigma  San Francisco Chronicle

If we are to gain ground in the fight against substance use disorders, then we must do the hard work of addressing bias against those who use.

Joe Beef and the Excesses of Restaurant Culture - The New Yorker

Cocaine Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 03:03
Joe Beef and the Excesses of Restaurant Culture  The New Yorker

Hannah Goldfield on what happens when the chefs behind North America's most hedonistic restaurant quit drinking.

Joe Beef and the Excesses of Restaurant Culture - The New Yorker

Cocaine Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 03:03
Joe Beef and the Excesses of Restaurant Culture  The New Yorker

For Americans living through turbulent times, Canada can seem like a refuge. The Montreal chef David McMillan figures it doesn't hurt for Canadians to have a ...

Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids? - The New York Times

Meth Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 03:01
Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids?  The New York Times

As we worriedly watch our children navigate the ever-changing digital landscape, there's a great deal of talk these days about “digital addiction.” But several ...

Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids? - The New York Times

Meth Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 03:01
Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids?  The New York Times

As we worriedly watch our children navigate the ever-changing digital landscape, there's a great deal of talk these days about “digital addiction.” But several ...

Vaping regulation considered in Jefferson County - Peninsula Daily News

Marijuana Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 02:30
Vaping regulation considered in Jefferson County  Peninsula Daily News

PORT TOWNSEND — The Jefferson County Board of Health is recommending an amendment to the county's Clean Indoor Air Regulation prohibiting ...

'I would be dead': Recovering addict says rehab centre saved his life - mykawartha.com

Meth Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 01:23
'I would be dead': Recovering addict says rehab centre saved his life  mykawartha.com

John Mellish says a private rehab centre on Lansdowne Street brought him back from the addictions that destroyed his life.

'I would be dead': Recovering addict says rehab centre saved his life - mykawartha.com

Cocaine Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 01:23
'I would be dead': Recovering addict says rehab centre saved his life  mykawartha.com

John Mellish says a private rehab centre on Lansdowne Street brought him back from the addictions that destroyed his life.

Ireland has lost sight of cannabis risk, doctors warn - RTE.ie

Marijuana Addiction - Mon, 2019-05-20 01:17
Ireland has lost sight of cannabis risk, doctors warn  RTE.ie

A group of more than 25 senior doctors have written a letter voicing concerns about increasing health-related problems from cannabis use. In the letter published ...

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