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Washington Drug Dealer Gets Four Years for Woman's Heroin and Meth Overdose Death - Centralia Chronicle

Sun, 2017-12-17 16:04

Centralia Chronicle

Washington Drug Dealer Gets Four Years for Woman's Heroin and Meth Overdose Death
Centralia Chronicle
A man charged in the heroin and meth overdose death of a South Kitsap woman pleaded guilty to drug dealing charges in the leadup to trial and was sentenced Friday to more than four years in prison. Larry R. Mase Jr., 33, had originally been charged ...

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Meth eruption in Valley: Drug can have explosive effect on minds, bodies, homes - Sunbury Daily Item

Sat, 2017-12-16 23:13

Sunbury Daily Item

Meth eruption in Valley: Drug can have explosive effect on minds, bodies, homes
Sunbury Daily Item
Its effect on tooth decay is so great it merits its own moniker, “meth mouth,” and frequent use of methamphetamine heightens the prospects of cardiac arrest and stroke. It's also among the most addictive illicit drugs. “When broken down ...

Meth sends Crabill back to prison - Coldwater Daily Reporter

Sat, 2017-12-16 20:11

Coldwater Daily Reporter

Meth sends Crabill back to prison
Coldwater Daily Reporter
If Rainia Crabill, 31, receives any long-term drug treatment, it will be in the Michigan Department of Corrections. COLDWATER — If Rainia Crabill, 31, receives any long-term drug treatment, it will be in the Michigan Department of Corrections. Branch ...

Investigator: Community must work together to solve meth problem - Columbus Telegram

Fri, 2017-12-15 20:29

Columbus Telegram

Investigator: Community must work together to solve meth problem
Columbus Telegram
A glass pipe, often homemade by drug users, is used for smoking crystal methamphetamine. The drug paraphernalia was found by police during a traffic stop in the community. Jim Osborn, The Columbus Telegram. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save ...

Meth still destroying Wright County families - ECM Publishers

Fri, 2017-12-15 14:34

ECM Publishers

Meth still destroying Wright County families
ECM Publishers
Drugs are once again becoming a focus of Wright County Sherrifs, in particular meth and heroin. Hemera Technologies. A little more than a decade ago, one of the primary focuses of the Wright County sheriff's department was the explosive growth in the ...

The Lost Girls - Pacific Northwest Inlander

Thu, 2017-12-14 03:47

Pacific Northwest Inlander

The Lost Girls
Pacific Northwest Inlander
"Lexi," as she's known, was lost to addiction. In less than two years, the girl who once loved fishing with her grandpa transformed into a girl who crushed and snorted meth in the back of the classroom behind her binder. It's a story that families hear ...

Meth summit seeks to break the grip of the dangerous drug - Kotatv

Wed, 2017-12-13 17:40

Kotatv

Meth summit seeks to break the grip of the dangerous drug
Kotatv
The gathering, dubbed Standing United Against Methamphetamine in the Dakotas, brought together addiction specialists, educators, concerned family members and others at the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn in Rapid City. Organizer Crystal Owen said she hoped ...

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Addiction, mental illness complicate help for the homeless - Coeur d'Alene Press

Wed, 2017-12-13 14:03

Coeur d'Alene Press

Addiction, mental illness complicate help for the homeless
Coeur d'Alene Press
In this Oct. 12, 2017 photo, Alex Rehn, right, a homeless heroin and meth addict, talks with Tim McNamara, a doctor volunteering with MercyWatch, an outreach group that serves the medical and other needs of the homeless population in Everett, Wash. as ...

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Crystal meth use surges in Cincinnati, Kentucky, adding to heroin crisis - Cincinnati.com

Wed, 2017-12-13 10:22

Cincinnati.com

Crystal meth use surges in Cincinnati, Kentucky, adding to heroin crisis
Cincinnati.com
It's been years since meth was primarily made locally. The meth available now is easy to get, and it's pure, narcotics agents say. The resurgence of "ice" creates an additional threat to those with heroin addiction, said Dr. Mina "Mike" Kalfas, a ...

Record number of meth users died in San Diego County last year - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Tue, 2017-12-12 19:28

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Record number of meth users died in San Diego County last year
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The drug was linked to 377 deaths last year in the county — 66 more than the previous year. “The trend line is very alarming and continues to head in the wrong direction,” county Supervisor Dianne Jacob said in a statement. Rather than the sudden ...

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Report shows increase in San Diego meth-related deaths - fox5sandiego.com

Mon, 2017-12-11 17:35

fox5sandiego.com

Report shows increase in San Diego meth-related deaths
fox5sandiego.com
“Sending addicts to jail or prison without addressing their addiction problems does not solve the drug problem in our community,” District Attorney Summer Stephan said. “The increased availability and potency have contributed to more meth- related ...
Fergie : Singer just revealed terrifying new details about her former addiction to crystal methPulse Nigeria

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Meth Addiction as Seen through TV and Film - Splash Report (press release) (blog)

Mon, 2017-12-11 10:53

Splash Report (press release) (blog)

Meth Addiction as Seen through TV and Film
Splash Report (press release) (blog)
According to a 2008 U.S. government report, around 13 million people 12 years or older have used methamphetamine (meth). An additional 529,000 used the drug regularly. One of the biggest questions you might ask is, “Why this has been happening ...

Fergie Hallucinated On A Daily Basis During Meth Addiction - TheFix.com

Mon, 2017-12-11 08:22

TheFix.com

Fergie Hallucinated On A Daily Basis During Meth Addiction
TheFix.com
Former Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie revealed that at one point, her crystal meth addiction was so severe that she hallucinated every day. “I was [suffering from] chemically-induced psychosis and dementia. I was hallucinating on a daily basis,” she ...

New Details About Fergie's Struggle With Meth Addiction And How She Had Chemically Induced Psychosis - YourTango

Mon, 2017-12-11 00:18

YourTango

New Details About Fergie's Struggle With Meth Addiction And How She Had Chemically Induced Psychosis
YourTango
In a recent interview with iNews, Fergie gave more details about her addiction to meth in the early '00s. With it came drug-induced psychosis, dementia and a dangerous amount of weight loss. At one point, she weighed only 90 pounds. “At my lowest point ...

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Was Fergie Addicted To Meth? New Details Of Her Crystal Meth ... - YourTango

Mon, 2017-12-11 00:12

YourTango

Was Fergie Addicted To Meth? New Details Of Her Crystal Meth ...
YourTango
Fergie opened up about her addiction to crystal meth in an interview with iNews. She detailed her lowest point being when she was hallucinating about the FBI and CIA following her and said she had chemically-induced dementia.

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Fergie had psychosis and dementia due to meth addiction | Inquirer ... - Inquirer.net

Sun, 2017-12-10 10:01

Inquirer.net

Fergie had psychosis and dementia due to meth addiction | Inquirer ...
Inquirer.net
Pop star Fergie has opened up about her struggle with meth addiction during her pre-Black Eyed Peas days, revealing that her vice had her “hallucinating on a daily basis.” “At my lowest point, I suffered from chemically induced psychosis and dementia ...
Fergie Was 'Hallucinating on a Daily Basis' During Drug Addiction ...NewsOK.com

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Prall: Meth breaking back in Iowa - The Daily Iowan

Fri, 2017-12-08 00:12

The Daily Iowan

Prall: Meth breaking back in Iowa
The Daily Iowan
Meth is a different, and perhaps more difficult, problem to address than opioid abuse. Meth doesn't kill like opioids do, making it feel less urgent an issue. Methamphetamines are harder to overdose on, instead rotting out the insides of its users ...

Hi-Line Postal Service worker sentenced for meth operation - Great Falls Tribune

Thu, 2017-12-07 15:11

Great Falls Tribune

Hi-Line Postal Service worker sentenced for meth operation
Great Falls Tribune
Since her arrest and federal case filing, Fulghum has reportedly been clean for the two years since she was contacted by law enforcement. She wrote an unsolicited letter to the editor in the Glasgow Courier dated Oct. 4, apologizing to the communities ...

Fergie says drug addiction to crystal meth gave her daily hallucinations, talks her 'lowest point' - AOL

Thu, 2017-12-07 11:50

AOL

Fergie says drug addiction to crystal meth gave her daily hallucinations, talks her 'lowest point'
AOL
The “Milk $” singer, 42, opened up to iNews about her struggles with addiction to crystal meth before her time with the Black Eyed Peas. “At my lowest point, I was [suffering from] chemically induced psychosis and dementia,” she explained. “I was ...

Fergie: My Crystal Meth Addiction Made Me Hallucinate on a Daily Basis - Us Weekly

Thu, 2017-12-07 08:18

Fergie: My Crystal Meth Addiction Made Me Hallucinate on a Daily Basis
Us Weekly
Fergie: My Crystal Meth Addiction Made Me Hallucinate on a Daily Basis. By Rachel Paula Abrahamson. December 7, 2017. Fergie attends The Trevor Project's 2017 TrevorLIVE LA at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on December 3, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California ...