Meth Addiction

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

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 ...

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

Tue, 2019-05-21 15:41
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 ...

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

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

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.

Border Patrol canine team seizes almost $4 million worth of methamphetamine - KGW.com

Tue, 2019-05-21 08:20
Border Patrol canine team seizes almost $4 million worth of methamphetamine  KGW.com

The narcotics were found while officials were conducting immigration inspections of passengers aboard a bus.

Crystal meth hasn't taken off in N.L., and police say latest bust is keeping it at bay - CBC.ca

Tue, 2019-05-21 06:17
Crystal meth hasn't taken off in N.L., and police say latest bust is keeping it at bay  CBC.ca

A bag of crystal meth, seized in a police bust, came as a surprise to one of the highest-ranking cops in Newfoundland and Labrador last week. RCMP Staff Sgt.

'I was playing a game of Russian roulette' | CBC News - CBC.ca

Tue, 2019-05-21 06:00
'I was playing a game of Russian roulette' | CBC News  CBC.ca

Joel Gotlib was a news anchor for CTV, on the air for nearly 14 years. But what many didn't know is that he was also an opioid addict.

Korn's Brian 'Head' Welch struggled to be a father and a rock star - ABC News

Tue, 2019-05-21 00:21
Korn's Brian 'Head' Welch struggled to be a father and a rock star  ABC News

His daughter was a toddler when she started touring with the band. Then her dad's life fell apart.

Vegas Lost : Questions remain after Northwest Academy closure - News3LV

Mon, 2019-05-20 19:38
Vegas Lost : Questions remain after Northwest Academy closure  News3LV

When a boarding school shut down, the owners arrested for forty counts of child abuse, we had questions. We had a hard time getting answers. To give you an ...

Omar El-Nachar pleads guilty to 160g Adelaide River meth haul - The Advertiser

Mon, 2019-05-20 18:02
Omar El-Nachar pleads guilty to 160g Adelaide River meth haul  The Advertiser

THE mother of a Sydney drug addict gifted her troubled son 16000 so he could start his life afresh in Darwin, only to see him blow the lot on as much meth as he ...

Clemson Center for Human Genetics continues to unravel how genes impact drug use and addiction - Clemson Newsstand

Mon, 2019-05-20 12:33
Clemson Center for Human Genetics continues to unravel how genes impact drug use and addiction  Clemson Newsstand

GREENWOOD, South Carolina — Research at the Clemson University Center for Human Genetics is revealing new insights into how genes impact drug use ...

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

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 ...

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

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

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.

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

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.

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

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

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 ...

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

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.

Adair County holds 2nd summit on opioids - Devil's Lake Daily Journal

Sun, 2019-05-19 06:36
Adair County holds 2nd summit on opioids  Devil's Lake Daily Journal

The second Adair County Opioid Summit began Monday with a simple statement from Adair County Health Department Administrator Jim LeBaron: “Opioid use ...

Among Washington’s largest counties, Spokane County has the largest rate of drug felonies – and it’s not even close - The Spokesman-Review

Sun, 2019-05-19 06:00
Among Washington’s largest counties, Spokane County has the largest rate of drug felonies – and it’s not even close  The Spokesman-Review

Unlike most of Washington's larger counties that have moved toward decriminalizing felony drug possession in conjunction with diversion programs aimed at ...