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Meth addiction behind spree of Taranaki beach bach burglaries ... - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 2017-08-06 20:55

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Meth addiction behind spree of Taranaki beach bach burglaries ...
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Desperate for cash, a P addict broke into homes and beach baches looking for things to steal.

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From crystal meth addiction to world athletics title - long jumper Luvo Manyonga's great leap - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 2017-08-06 18:35

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From crystal meth addiction to world athletics title - long jumper Luvo Manyonga's great leap
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Manyonga, who only returned to formal competition last year after overcoming a drug addiction, led the final from the second round with a leap of 8.48 metres - the third best mark of 2017. The 26-year-old held off the challenge of American Jarrion ...
Luvo Manyonga, recovering meth addict, wins long jump goldThe Australian

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Toll of methamphetamine use, addiction in Gregg County high - Longview News-Journal

Sat, 2017-08-05 22:41

Longview News-Journal

Toll of methamphetamine use, addiction in Gregg County high
Longview News-Journal
Methamphetamine's toll on the region can be measured in children separated from addicted parents and the money and manpower drained from the law enforcement and judicial systems. For example, of the 9,171 inmates booked into the Gregg County Jail ...

Yaba addiction: The dark side of Bangladesh's increasing affluence ... - CNN

Sat, 2017-08-05 19:46

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Yaba addiction: The dark side of Bangladesh's increasing affluence ...
CNN
"I'm telling your dad," said Angela and marched out with a fistful of foil and methamphetamine pills.

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Woman who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother of 20 dies at 55 - KIRO Seattle

Sat, 2017-08-05 18:16

KIRO Seattle

Woman who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother of 20 dies at 55
KIRO Seattle
An Illinois woman who struggled with methamphetamine addiction and whose face was featured on a poster worldwide has died of cancer at the age of 55. Penny Wood-Rusterholz, of Pekin, Illinois, was in a dark place when she was arrested in 1998.

Luvo Manyonga, recovering meth addict, wins long jump gold - The Australian

Sat, 2017-08-05 16:02

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Luvo Manyonga, recovering meth addict, wins long jump gold
The Australian
Luvo Manyonga, a recovering meth addict who grew up in grinding poverty in a township outside Cape Town, won the world long jump title, just four years after his family feared that his addiction would kill him. Instead Manyonga, who had finished fifth ...
From crystal meth addiction to world athletics title - long jumper Luvo Manyonga's great leapStuff.co.nz

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Free veggies in FoCo grown by recovering drug addicts looking for change - WBIR-TV

Sat, 2017-08-05 14:21

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Free veggies in FoCo grown by recovering drug addicts looking for change
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Snyder joined LCCC in May to overcome his 15-year meth and heroin addiction. He says the garden has been an invaluable asset in healing both his body and soul. “Now I'm comfortable with who I am. I'm comfortable being sober. I'm comfortable with the ...

Louisville ER doctors seeing more patients overdosing on Meth - WDRB

Fri, 2017-08-04 21:03

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Louisville ER doctors seeing more patients overdosing on Meth
WDRB
"There is no reversal agent for Methamphetamine so many times those patients have to be treated with a sedative to try to reduce the effects of the Methamphetamine," Couch said. Couch said treating Meth addiction is difficult because they cannot use ...
KSP arrest man with 60-70 pounds of methWHAS 11.com

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Free veggies in FoCo grown by recovering drug addicts looking for change - 9NEWS.com

Fri, 2017-08-04 18:19

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Free veggies in FoCo grown by recovering drug addicts looking for change
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For the last twenty years, Perryman was a meth addict who used nearly every day. “I put everything else behind my habit,” he said. “Nothing was sacred.” Now he's at this farmer's market, which he and nearly 350 other men use as a way to kick their ...

'Fresh Start' offered to meth users - Apalachicola Times

Thu, 2017-08-03 10:59

Apalachicola Times

'Fresh Start' offered to meth users
Apalachicola Times
The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is cracking down on meth addiction, both through education and enforcement. Sheriff A. J. Smith said he first became aware of the severity of the problem of methamphetamine production and use in the county when he ...

Woman worries sibling will die from crystal meth addiction - Pacific News Center

Thu, 2017-08-03 02:15

Pacific News Center

Woman worries sibling will die from crystal meth addiction
Pacific News Center
The woman who asked to have her identity concealed told PNC, “Light House offered to take my sibling because she looked like she had to receive that help and in two days I think she couldn't handle it and being an addict, she left and walked out and ...

Manitowoc addict shares his story: 'Only the drug mattered' | Letters - Herald Times Reporter

Wed, 2017-08-02 05:23

Manitowoc addict shares his story: 'Only the drug mattered' | Letters
Herald Times Reporter
I am writing in hope that my story will reach those currently struggling with heroin and meth addiction to reach out and get help. I am 48 years old and am calling the Manitowoc County Jail home. For the last 10 years of my life, I've been waging a war ...

Anti-meth mugshot model died of cancer at age 55 - Blasting News

Tue, 2017-08-01 22:12

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Anti-meth mugshot model died of cancer at age 55
Blasting News
Penny Sue Wood-Rusterholz, of Pekin, IL, recently died at 55-years-old from cancer. It is not her name that is best known by people but her photos. She was the face of methamphetamine addiction featured on posters and billboards both in the United ...

Addicts For Christ wants to open a recovery home in the city of Rainsville - whnt.com

Tue, 2017-08-01 19:04

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Addicts For Christ wants to open a recovery home in the city of Rainsville
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Through her own experiences, Katina Blanchett says opening "The Father's House" is a part of her duty. "I was a 13-year meth addict, also an alcoholic," says Blanchett. "Finding the hope, finding the healing, finding the restoration from addiction that ...

The rise and fall and rise of meth - Southernminn.com

Tue, 2017-08-01 17:00

The rise and fall and rise of meth
Southernminn.com
As more people deal with their meth addiction, Dunn recommends families and community members in Rice County watch for suspicious activities that appear to be drug use, but advises they educate themselves and others before meth use becomes meth ...

Progress House helps addicts seeking structure and support - WRTV Indianapolis

Tue, 2017-08-01 10:00

WRTV Indianapolis

Progress House helps addicts seeking structure and support
WRTV Indianapolis
For a year and a half, he hopped from boarded-up houses to abandoned houses, fueling a pill-popping habit that had morphed into a heroin and meth addiction. "I had nothing else," he said. "I had nothing else." Josh believes the officer who arrested him ...

Woman, who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother, dies at 55 - WSB Atlanta

Tue, 2017-08-01 06:59

WSB Atlanta

Woman, who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother, dies at 55
WSB Atlanta
An Illinois woman who struggled with methamphetamine addiction and whose face was featured on a poster worldwide has died of cancer at the age of 55. Penny Wood-Rusterholz, of Pekin, Illinois, was in a dark place when she was arrested in 1998.

Woman who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother of 20 dies - WPXI Pittsburgh

Mon, 2017-07-31 15:45

WPXI Pittsburgh

Woman who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother of 20 dies
WPXI Pittsburgh
An Illinois woman who struggled with methamphetamine addiction and whose face was featured on a poster worldwide has died of cancer at the age of 55. Penny Wood-Rusterholz, of Pekin, Illinois, was in a dark place when she was arrested in 1998.

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Woman who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother ... - WFTV Orlando

Mon, 2017-07-31 11:17

WFTV Orlando

Woman who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother ...
WFTV Orlando
An Illinois woman who struggled with methamphetamine addiction and whose face was featured on a poster worldwide has died of cancer at the age of 55.
Woman who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother of 20 diesWPXI Pittsburgh

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Woman who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother ... - ActionNewsJax.com

Mon, 2017-07-31 11:16

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Woman who went from being face of meth addiction to grandmother ...
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An Illinois woman who struggled with methamphetamine addiction and whose face was featured on a poster worldwide has died of cancer at the age of 55.

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