Meth Addiction

What's next now that the magic mushrooms initiative passed in Denver? - The Denver Channel

Thu, 2019-05-09 21:41
What's next now that the magic mushrooms initiative passed in Denver?  The Denver Channel

Denver became the first city in the country Tuesday to vote in favor of decriminalizing psilocybin mushrooms. Initiative 301 narrowly passed with 50.6 percent of ...

Mother pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter after feeding her son toxic breast milk - The Advertiser

Thu, 2019-05-09 15:32
Mother pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter after feeding her son toxic breast milk  The Advertiser

A drug addict mum who loved her “little boy more than anything” killed her newborn with her toxic breast milk. Samantha Jones's 10-week-old baby died after ...

Regina's typical auto-thief has changed from a joyriding teen to an adult with addictions - CBC.ca

Thu, 2019-05-09 14:09
Regina's typical auto-thief has changed from a joyriding teen to an adult with addictions  CBC.ca

The Regina Police *Service* is taking a renewed approach to auto-thefts, as the demographic of those stealing the vehicles has changed 'dramatically.'

Special Report: Thin blue line stretched with opioid crisis - Monday Mag

Thu, 2019-05-09 12:15
Special Report: Thin blue line stretched with opioid crisis  Monday Mag

Lack of funding, government rehab centres and increased drug potency leading to more deaths.

Mothers gets no prison time after baby dies from drug-laced breast milk - ABC Action News

Thu, 2019-05-09 12:14
Mothers gets no prison time after baby dies from drug-laced breast milk  ABC Action News

A Pennsylvania mother who prosecutors say killed her 11-week-old son with a lethal mix of drugs in her breast milk is not going to prison.

Enforcement alone won't fix downtown crime linked to mental health, addiction: police - Calgary Herald

Thu, 2019-05-09 11:25
Enforcement alone won't fix downtown crime linked to mental health, addiction: police  Calgary Herald

Creative solutions are being sought to address rising crime linked to drug use downtown, amid an effort to revitalize the city's core.The Calgary Downtown ...

Enforcement alone won't fix downtown crime linked to mental health, addiction: police - Calgary Herald

Thu, 2019-05-09 11:25
Enforcement alone won't fix downtown crime linked to mental health, addiction: police  Calgary Herald

Creative solutions are being sought to address rising crime linked to drug use downtown, amid an effort to revitalize the city's core.The Calgary Downtown ...

Soon we’ll know if the tide really is turning on drug punishments - The Spinoff

Thu, 2019-05-09 11:02
Soon we’ll know if the tide really is turning on drug punishments  The Spinoff

For decades it has been the policy of NZ courts to send people convicted of Class A drug supply to prison for very long stretches of time, mostly because it was ...

Soon we’ll know if the tide really is turning on drug punishments - The Spinoff

Thu, 2019-05-09 11:02
Soon we’ll know if the tide really is turning on drug punishments  The Spinoff

For decades it has been the policy of NZ courts to send people convicted of Class A drug supply to prison for very long stretches of time, mostly because it was ...

'Chaotic' lives of NSW kids in ice homes - The Canberra Times

Thu, 2019-05-09 01:59
'Chaotic' lives of NSW kids in ice homes  The Canberra Times

Government workers who help families battle ice addiction have revealed the dangerous and squalid conditions endured by NSW children raised in homes and ...

'You die or you get help': How an Oromocto High student overcame drug addiction - CBC.ca

Wed, 2019-05-08 15:00
'You die or you get help': How an Oromocto High student overcame drug addiction  CBC.ca

Tatyannah Côté was high on crystal meth when she stole her mother's 2011 Ford Fusion to visit her friend at the Pizza Delight in Oromocto, although he'd died ...

Meth takes up 10x larger share of addiction treatment in Sask. than five years ago - CBC.ca

Wed, 2019-05-08 10:05
Meth takes up 10x larger share of addiction treatment in Sask. than five years ago  CBC.ca

Crystal methamphetamine — which is cheap, easy to acquire, incredibly difficult to quit — now accounts for more than 30 per cent of people seeking addiction ...

I joined a D.C. tennis league thinking I’d make a few friends. But this was no social club. - The Washington Post

Wed, 2019-05-08 06:01
I joined a D.C. tennis league thinking I’d make a few friends. But this was no social club.  The Washington Post

When I joined a local tennis league in 2015, I figured it would come with the usual pluses of participating in any other community. I'd meet a few people and, this ...

Investigation into homeless man's shooting death continues; no weapon found yet - The Spokesman-Review

Wed, 2019-05-08 06:00
Investigation into homeless man's shooting death continues; no weapon found yet  The Spokesman-Review

Investigation into shooting death of homeless man by a Spokane County sheriff's deputy details a brief chase and deputy's fear that the man was reaching into ...

Homeless man killed by Spokane deputy lived with mental illness and drug addiction - The Spokesman-Review

Wed, 2019-05-08 06:00
Homeless man killed by Spokane deputy lived with mental illness and drug addiction  The Spokesman-Review

Investigation into shooting death of homeless man by a Spokane County sheriff's deputy details a brief chase and deputy's fear that the man was reaching into ...

Homeless man killed by Spokane deputy lived with mental illness and drug addiction - The Spokesman-Review

Wed, 2019-05-08 06:00
Homeless man killed by Spokane deputy lived with mental illness and drug addiction  The Spokesman-Review

Investigation into shooting death of homeless man by a Spokane County sheriff's deputy details a brief chase and deputy's fear that the man was reaching into ...

Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat addiction - Washington Post

Wed, 2019-05-08 01:00
Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat addiction  Washington Post

Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation or DBS may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch.

Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat addiction - Washington Post

Wed, 2019-05-08 01:00
Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat addiction  Washington Post

Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation or DBS may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch.

Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat addiction - Washington Post

Wed, 2019-05-08 01:00
Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat addiction  Washington Post

Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation or DBS may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch.

Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat addiction - Washington Post

Wed, 2019-05-08 01:00
Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat addiction  Washington Post

Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation or DBS may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch.