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Mum likely to die while meth-addict in prison - Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

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Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Mum likely to die while meth-addict in prison
Rockhampton Morning Bulletin
HIS mother is dying from cancer, his partner had a miscarriage and he was caring for his pre-teen sisters when the stress became too much and Jason Ronald Clarke went on a methamphetamine-fuelled crime spree. Clarke stole over $24,600 of items ...

Exercise and meth combined could be new way to treat addiction - ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Thu, 2017-04-27 03:13

ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Exercise and meth combined could be new way to treat addiction
ScienceBlog.com (blog)
Exercise coupled with a regimen of methamphetamine could help addicts get clean, according to a pre-clinical study published Oct. 12 in The FASEB Journal. The reason lies in the mechanism through which exercise and methamphetamine affect circadian ...

Ronald McDonald jailed for trying to kill meth addict son - Metro

Thu, 2017-04-27 02:44

Metro

Ronald McDonald jailed for trying to kill meth addict son
Metro
A man named Ronald McDonald has been jailed for trying to kill his meth addict son in a brutal hammer attack. McDonald, 70, will spend five and a half years in jail for attacking his son Mark as he slept on the sofa at his mother's home in Perth ...

Perth man Ronald James McDonald jailed over hammer attack on ... - ABC Online

Wed, 2017-04-26 21:48

ABC Online

Perth man Ronald James McDonald jailed over hammer attack on ...
ABC Online
A 70-year-old man who attempted to kill his methamphetamine-addicted son by repeatedly striking his head with a hammer is sentenced to five and a half years ...

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Magic: The Gathering addiction 'worse than meth' - New Zealand Herald

Wed, 2017-04-26 17:47

New Zealand Herald

Magic: The Gathering addiction 'worse than meth'
New Zealand Herald
Fans under the spell of a fantasy card game are flinging thousands of dollars at the hobby for a winning edge. Electrician apprentice Ash Harrison, 19, started playing at Auckland's Armageddon Expo three years ago and since then has spent about $3000 ...

Judge orders rehabilitation for meth addict who drove stolen car into county - Teton Valley News

Thu, 2017-04-20 10:21

Judge orders rehabilitation for meth addict who drove stolen car into county
Teton Valley News
However, discussion during the sentencing of Jennifer L. Batte, 34, focused on helping her get treatment for her meth addiction. Batte admitted to pre-sentence investigators that she used meth daily, often intravenously (via syringe), and had been ...

Former addict celebrates 947 days meth free, helps community attack addiction - KULR-TV

Wed, 2017-04-19 22:16

KULR-TV

Former addict celebrates 947 days meth free, helps community attack addiction
KULR-TV
After decades of struggling with an addiction to methamphetamine, Bill Morris now uses his past to lead others towards a brighter future as a peer mentor at Rimrock Foundation, the addiction treatment center in Billings. "It's kind of unbelievable that ...

Triumph over meth addiction - M?ori Television

Mon, 2017-04-17 22:06

M?ori Television

Triumph over meth addiction
M?ori Television
Hawke's Bay man Mottz Gillies was once addicted to meth for a decade of his life, but a brief stint in jail was the wake up call he needed to turn his life around. "I started using meth around 2000 - 2001 it was the new drug in town, so we all wanted ...

Triumph over meth addiction - M?ori Television

Mon, 2017-04-17 22:06

M?ori Television

Triumph over meth addiction
M?ori Television
Hawke's Bay man Mottz Gillies was once addicted to meth for a decade of his life, but a brief stint in jail was the wake up call he needed to turn his life around. "I started using meth around 2000 - 2001 it was the new drug in town, so we all wanted ...

Meth-Addicted Python Rescued From Drug Lab, Sent To 'Rehab' - Konbini US

Thu, 2017-04-13 16:20

Konbini US

Meth-Addicted Python Rescued From Drug Lab, Sent To 'Rehab'
Konbini US
When someone refers to a 'drug addict,' they're most likely talking about some unfortunate individual whose life has been taken over by a psychoactive substance. But believe it or not, it's not always the case. As proven by this piece of news from ...

COLUMN: Counties overwhelmed by meth addiction - La Crosse Tomah Journal

Wed, 2017-04-12 15:39

La Crosse Tomah Journal

COLUMN: Counties overwhelmed by meth addiction
La Crosse Tomah Journal
The county staff shared many stories about the impact of meth addiction on children. These children are exposed to the drug because addicts smoke the substance. The drug pollutes the air and surfaces of the home. All workers test children of meth ...

Court rejects Footville man's request for lower bond in meth case - Janesville Gazette

Wed, 2017-04-12 10:32

Janesville Gazette

Court rejects Footville man's request for lower bond in meth case
Janesville Gazette
JANESVILLE—A Footville man accused of making methamphetamine asked Wednesday for a bond that he could afford so he could get out of jail as he awaits further court proceedings. The answer was no after a prosecutor argued the man is a meth addict.

Sen. Kathleen Vinehout: Meth Addiction: The growing epidemic in our neighborhood - Winona Daily News

Wed, 2017-04-12 03:36

Winona Daily News

Sen. Kathleen Vinehout: Meth Addiction: The growing epidemic in our neighborhood
Winona Daily News
The county staff shared many stories about the impact of meth addiction on children. These children are exposed to the drug because addicts smoke the substance. The drug pollutes the air and surfaces of the home. All workers test children of meth ...

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Meth-addicted python among hundreds of animals in Australian prison rehab - Telegraph.co.uk

Tue, 2017-04-11 22:25

Telegraph.co.uk

Meth-addicted python among hundreds of animals in Australian prison rehab
Telegraph.co.uk
A jungle python addicted to methamphetamine is one of hundreds of animals being rehabilitated at an Australian prison by staff and inmates. The reptile, which the New South Wales Justice department did not name "due to legal reasons", was discovered ...
Python with a problem: Meet the two-meter long jungle snake addicted to METH after being cooped up inside a drug labDaily Mail
Snake on Drugs: 6-Foot Python Sent to Rehab for Methamphetamine AddictionNature World News
Ice-addicted python 'on the edge' taken to prison rehab to 'dry out'Yahoo7 News
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The Prison Rehab Where a Meth-Addicted Python Got Clean - Atlas Obscura

Tue, 2017-04-11 11:51

Atlas Obscura

The Prison Rehab Where a Meth-Addicted Python Got Clean
Atlas Obscura
That's thanks to an animal rehab facility at the John Morony Correctional Complex in Berkshire Park, a suburb of Sydney, where prisoners care for injured animals, such as a meth-addicted python that recently came through. The snake and hundreds of ...
Meth-addicted python among hundreds of animals in Australian prison rehabTelegraph.co.uk
NSW python owned by drug dealers becomes addicted to meth ...Daily Mail
Meet 2-meter long python that had a METH-addiction problem (photos, video)TUKO.CO.KE
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Drug Dilemma: Fighting Back Against Meth in Rural Communities - WTXL ABC 27

Mon, 2017-04-10 19:41

WTXL ABC 27

Drug Dilemma: Fighting Back Against Meth in Rural Communities
WTXL ABC 27
Dr. Burks says he sees a decent amount of people from smaller communities being treated for meth addiction because they may not have access to drugs like heroin or cocaine, but meth is easy to make. The problem: anybody can get hooked on it quickly, ...

Ice addict python dries out in wildlife rehab centre | Daily Telegraph - dailytelegraph.com.au

Mon, 2017-04-10 17:27

dailytelegraph.com.au

Ice addict python dries out in wildlife rehab centre | Daily Telegraph
dailytelegraph.com.au
PRISON authorities have been presented with their toughest ice addict ever — a two-metre long, hissing, snapping jungle python.

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How a young woman became a raging meth addict in a quiet rural ... - New Zealand Herald

Sun, 2017-04-09 13:15

Whitsunday Times

How a young woman became a raging meth addict in a quiet rural ...
New Zealand Herald
Fourteen years ago when she was plunged into the ice addiction that nearly killed her, Tita-Ann Albertella was mainlined by her boyfriend against her will.
'I'm afraid to go back': Qld town a hive of methWhitsunday Times

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Meth emerges while heroin draws spotlight - Appleton Post Crescent

Sat, 2017-04-08 14:00

Appleton Post Crescent

Meth emerges while heroin draws spotlight
Appleton Post Crescent
At Nova Counseling Services in Oshkosh, a residential treatment center for drug and alcohol addiction, the number of people seeking treatment related to meth jumped from 1.6 percent of admissions in 2013 to 9.3 percent in 2016. Dr. Eric Smiltneek, a ...

Complaint: North Freedom meth addict told police he couldn't remember crimes - Madison.com

Fri, 2017-04-07 16:06

Complaint: North Freedom meth addict told police he couldn't remember crimes
Madison.com
A self-described meth addict charged with identity theft told police the drug has kept him awake for as long as 20 days, and has wiped his memory for periods of time. Sauk County prosecutors have charged Steven M. Pedroza, 21, of North Freedom with ...