Meth Addiction

Stalkers get leniency; addicts do hard time | Opinion - Lewiston Morning Tribune

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Stalkers get leniency; addicts do hard time | Opinion  Lewiston Morning Tribune

On Jan. 10, two repeat offenders appearing before 2nd District Judge Jay Gaskill drew two very different results.Eight months after he was paroled in 2017…

Kansas health professionals address opioid crisis - Leavenworth Times

Sun, 2019-01-20 00:19
Kansas health professionals address opioid crisis  Leavenworth Times

The battle over the nationwide opioid crisis is a matter of life and death for Jim Wolfe.The 60-year-old Canton man lost his job as a welder, his wife of 30 years ...

VPD seeing an increase in meth use, arrests in the area - The Vicksburg Post - Vicksburg Post

Sat, 2019-01-19 20:00
VPD seeing an increase in meth use, arrests in the area - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

A drug once thought almost eliminated from the streets is stealthily making a return to the Vicksburg area as it is doing in other areas of the U.S. ...

10 Things You Didn't Know about Jodie Sweetin - TVOvermind

Sat, 2019-01-19 19:17
10 Things You Didn't Know about Jodie Sweetin  TVOvermind

When Full House went off the air it was enough for some people to wonder just where everyone would go now that one of America's favorite TV shows was.

Drug-linked deaths of two young black men put spotlight on L.A. political gadfly - The Seattle Times

Sat, 2019-01-19 19:11
Drug-linked deaths of two young black men put spotlight on L.A. political gadfly  The Seattle Times

In-your-face activist Ed Buck is generating notoriety of a different kind after the deaths of two men in his West Hollywood apartment.

Streaming in January: Your guide on what to watch - bgfalconmedia.com

Sat, 2019-01-19 19:00
Streaming in January: Your guide on what to watch  bgfalconmedia.com

January has been a good month for streamers everywhere, with major movies having arrived for holiday viewing and new original *content* creating stirs on social ...

Real causes of homeless crisis - The Olympian

Sat, 2019-01-19 16:50
Real causes of homeless crisis  The Olympian

There is a great deal of controversy over the current homeless crisis in Olympia. Some blame free-market economics going back to the Reagan era and the ...

How Hollywood Romanticizes Addiction - Pain News Network

Sat, 2019-01-19 10:43
How Hollywood Romanticizes Addiction  Pain News Network

By Lynn Webster, MD, Guest Columnist. We all love good storytelling. Cinema can mirror the real world or create a universe of its own. Movies can transport us ...

Gas station robbery leads to 20 years in prison | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News

Sat, 2019-01-19 09:49
Gas station robbery leads to 20 years in prison | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

WAILUKU — A Paia woman said she wanted to “make things right,” as she was sentenced Friday to a 20-year prison term for a gunpoint robbery at an ...

Odds of dying by an opioid overdose surpass car crashes - pharostribune.com

Sat, 2019-01-19 05:00
Odds of dying by an opioid overdose surpass car crashes  pharostribune.com

For the first time in United States history, on average, a person is more likely to die from an accidental opioid overdose than a car crash.

2 charged for allegedly working meth lab | News, Sports, Jobs - Williamsport Sun-Gazette

Fri, 2019-01-18 23:42
2 charged for allegedly working meth lab | News, Sports, Jobs  Williamsport Sun-Gazette

Two people were charged this week with allegedly operating a one-pot methamphetamine lab inside an apartment at Newberry Estates, 2500 Federal Ave., late ...

Faith in Herself - The Herald

Fri, 2019-01-18 22:42
Faith in Herself  The Herald

Faith (Hammond) Brawley isn't shy in sharing her personal story with addiction. She's nearly five years clean, and the Jasper woman wants others struggling ...

'Exhausted': Meth crisis forcing grandparents to raise grandchildren - CTV News

Fri, 2019-01-18 21:25
'Exhausted': Meth crisis forcing grandparents to raise grandchildren  CTV News

Methamphetamine addiction is growing and that's leaving some grandparents with little choice but to cancel retirement so that they can look after their ...

'Exhausted': Meth crisis forcing grandparents to raise grandchildren - CTV News

Fri, 2019-01-18 21:25
'Exhausted': Meth crisis forcing grandparents to raise grandchildren  CTV News

Methamphetamine addiction is growing and that's leaving some grandparents with little choice but to cancel retirement so that they can look after their ...

A Shot in The Dark: Jason Davis - KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.com

Fri, 2019-01-18 20:00
A Shot in The Dark: Jason Davis  KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.com

Tonight we continue our focus on the opioid epidemic. And while it affects pharmacies, police and ER's, the toll is likely greatest for the user and their loved ones.

Opioid overdose statistics point to over-prescription problem - KXII-TV

Fri, 2019-01-18 19:18
Opioid overdose statistics point to over-prescription problem  KXII-TV

The Durant Police department has released some startling statistics about the local effects of opioid and prescription drug abuse, namely, how many people ...

Who is Ed Buck? The erratic life of the Democratic donor in whose home two dead men have been found - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 2019-01-18 18:50
Who is Ed Buck? The erratic life of the Democratic donor in whose home two dead men have been found  Los Angeles Times

Who is Ed Buck? The longtime Democratic donor's West Hollywood home has been the site of two men's deaths since 2017.

Who is Ed Buck? The erratic life of the Democratic donor in whose home two dead men have been found. - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 2019-01-18 18:50
Who is Ed Buck? The erratic life of the Democratic donor in whose home two dead men have been found.  Los Angeles Times

Who is Ed Buck? The longtime Democratic donor's West Hollywood home has been the site of two men's deaths since 2017.

Democratic donor Ed Buck courted controversy, but now may have more than he wants - Herald-Mail Media

Fri, 2019-01-18 17:19
Democratic donor Ed Buck courted controversy, but now may have more than he wants  Herald-Mail Media

LOS ANGELES — In 2010, then-California gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman was holding a political rally at a Hollywood hotel when from the front row a ...

Used needles, condoms and no heat: Residents say problems in Winnipeg block make it 'a nightmare' - CBC.ca

Fri, 2019-01-18 17:15
Used needles, condoms and no heat: Residents say problems in Winnipeg block make it 'a nightmare'  CBC.ca

Residents of a West Broadway apartment building say they are tired of living without proper heat and fire extinguishers, and with constant noise coming from ...