Meth Addiction

Australia Probes Crystal Meth Epidemic - Voice of America

Sat, 2019-06-01 01:00
Australia Probes Crystal Meth Epidemic  Voice of America

A powerful government investigation into a worsening crystal methamphetamine epidemic in Australia is to examine its impact on Aboriginal communities.

Australia Probes Crystal Meth Epidemic - Voice of America

Sat, 2019-06-01 01:00
Australia Probes Crystal Meth Epidemic  Voice of America

A powerful government investigation into a worsening crystal methamphetamine epidemic in Australia is to examine its impact on Aboriginal communities.

Kahului’s homeless crisis gets an unflattering comparison: It’s starting to look like Honolulu’s - Hawaii News Now

Fri, 2019-05-31 18:33
Kahului’s homeless crisis gets an unflattering comparison: It’s starting to look like Honolulu’s  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - It's a scene that's relatively new for Maui: Homeless campsites popping up along the roadside in Kahului. *Service* ...

Kahului’s homeless crisis gets an unflattering comparison: It’s starting to look like Honolulu’s - Hawaii News Now

Fri, 2019-05-31 18:33
Kahului’s homeless crisis gets an unflattering comparison: It’s starting to look like Honolulu’s  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - It's a scene that's relatively new for Maui: Homeless campsites popping up along the roadside in Kahului. *Service* ...

‘Become My Mom Again’: What It’s Like to Grow Up Amid the Opioid Crisis - The New York Times

Fri, 2019-05-31 16:08
‘Become My Mom Again’: What It’s Like to Grow Up Amid the Opioid Crisis  The New York Times

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio — Layla Kegg's mother, back home after three weeks who knows where, says she's done with heroin, ready for rehab and wants to be part ...

Edinburg Man Caught Smuggling Liquid Meth at Port of Entry - KRGV

Fri, 2019-05-31 10:13
Edinburg Man Caught Smuggling Liquid Meth at Port of Entry  KRGV

HIDALGO – An Edinburg man is behind bars for trying to smuggle more than $1.5 million worth of liquid meth into the country.

Amid fentanyl crackdown, Mexico risks 'balloon effect' - Medical Xpress

Fri, 2019-05-31 06:27
Amid fentanyl crackdown, Mexico risks 'balloon effect'  Medical Xpress

President Donald Trump says China's new ban on all fentanyl-related substances will be a "game-changer" in the deadly US opioid crisis, but experts warn it ...

Lost Days: Inside one rural California district's effort to combat chronic absenteeism - EdSource

Fri, 2019-05-31 01:17
Lost Days: Inside one rural California district's effort to combat chronic absenteeism  EdSource

It's Dena Kapsalis' job to fight chronic absenteeism in Paradise Unified, a school district in Northern California's rural Butte County. And she does whatever it ...

'Become My Mom Again': What It's Like to Grow Up Amid the Opioid Crisis - The New York Times

Fri, 2019-05-31 01:00
'Become My Mom Again': What It's Like to Grow Up Amid the Opioid Crisis  The New York Times

Call them Generation O, the children growing up in families trapped in a relentless grip of addiction, rehab and prison.

Amid fentanyl crackdown, Mexico risks 'balloon effect' - FRANCE 24

Thu, 2019-05-30 23:31
Amid fentanyl crackdown, Mexico risks 'balloon effect'  FRANCE 24

Mexico City (AFP). President Donald Trump says China's new ban on all fentanyl-related substances will be a "game-changer" in the deadly US opioid crisis, but ...