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2015/04/01 12:34
2015/04/01 12:34
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... possibly, underage drinking. Figures from the 2012 Unisa Youth Research Unit substance abuse survey indicate that about 15 percent of boys and 8 percent of girls said they’d had their...
2015/04/01 12:34
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2015/04/01 10:02
2015/04/01 10:02
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A bill to create a pilot Missouri Highway Patrol program to identify forms of synthetic drugs was heard at a House committee on Monday night. No public opposition or support was offered for the bill...
2015/03/31 21:28
2015/03/31 21:28
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One of the report's authors, Karen Hughes, said that this suggested that "E-cigarettes have rapidly become part of at-risk teenagers' substance using repertoires." "E-cigarette access was associated...
2015/03/31 16:55
2015/03/31 16:55
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LONDON (Reuters) - One in five teenagers have experimented with e-cigarettes, a large study of British school students showed on Tuesday, fuelling debate about the widespread availability of the...
2015/03/31 15:15
2015/03/31 15:15
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PORTLAND, Maine — Substance abuse and mental health counselors at Catholic Charities of Maine expect new challenges as the nonprofit group begins counseling federal prisoners this week, but are eager...
2015/03/31 10:34
2015/03/31 10:34
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CAPE ARGUSSpecialised crime units, including the gang and drug units, could soon be back targeting the worst-affected areas in the Western Cape. Photo: Tracey Adams Cape Town - Specialised crime...
2015/03/31 09:29
2015/03/31 09:29
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... known as Agakiriro, in Mayange Sector, Bugesera District, have helped employ hundreds of youths in the district. Today, the Agakiriro programme is highly recognised as the engine of...
2015/03/31 04:40
2015/03/31 04:40
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... West Virginia State University will partner with the Cabell County Substance Abuse Prevention Partnership, United Way of the River Cities and Huntington Mayor Steve Williams'...
2015/03/31 04:13
2015/03/31 04:13
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Cooke sensed a crisis building. The only doctor in rural Austin, Indiana, noticed that intravenous drug use was soaring in his town of roughly 4,300, where 23 percent of residents live below the...
2015/03/31 01:06
2015/03/31 01:06
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... hallucinogenic compounds, and is commonly referred to as bath salts, according to the National Institute of Drug Abuse. Not to be confused with bath and body products, these bath salts...
2015/03/30 22:19
2015/03/30 22:19
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Injecting drugs heightens the risk of HIV transmission. (Chris Black/WHO) Years ago, William Cooke sensed a crisis building. The only doctor in rural Austin, Ind., noticed that intravenous drug use...
2015/03/30 19:43
2015/03/30 19:43
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Did you finish your last prescription medication or dispose of it properly? Do you lock up your medicines in your home? You should be doing these things, and more, to help prevent what the Centers for...
2015/03/30 10:52
2015/03/30 10:52
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... at the door to move people along. Chris Omelia, 31, stood outside the 7-Eleven a couple of doors away, talking to friends and to his mother, 51-year-old Rita Omelia, all of them battling...
2015/03/29 16:00
2015/03/29 16:00
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Then, William Hagstrom, CEO of Oklahoma-born Crescendo Bioscience, told a story of how he met company founder Dr. Michael Centola and agreed to lead his young company. Dr. Centola was sitting...
2015/03/29 08:02
2015/03/29 08:02
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... the “huge imbalance” in program funding for children and seniors. In 2010, when the last national comparison was done, average spending per individual for child protective services was...
2015/03/28 04:00
2015/03/28 04:00
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Marijuana. Pot. Weed. Whatever you call it, it’s the most popular illegal drug in the world, gaining support for legalisation for both medicinal and recreational purposes. But what does marijuana...
2015/03/27 07:58
2015/03/27 07:58
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... a fair way that eliminates the black market, how to determine driving under the influence of marijuana, and how to protect children and teenagers. That last priority is a central concern,...
2015/03/26 15:48
2015/03/26 15:48
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Cigarettes used to be everywhere in American society. Fifty years ago, 42.4 percent of U.S. adults smoked. Since then, that figure has declined by more than half, reaching a record low 17.8 percent in...
2015/03/25 14:47
2015/03/25 14:47
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A comprehensive bill introduced in the House of Representatives Tuesday aims to deal a significant blow to the federal government's long-running war on medical marijuana. The Compassionate Access,...
2015/03/25 10:08
2015/03/25 10:08
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... presented results in a Plenary Research Highlight session at the 31st Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Pain Medicine. Not only was opioid tolerance prevented when the rats...
2015/04/01 12:34
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