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Island Packet
It’s ‘Sept. 11 every 3 weeks.’ How fentanyl is killing Beaufort County, Americatrends. More than 142 Americans die of overdoses every day — over 60 percent of
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
trends. More than 142 Americans die of overdoses every day — over 60 percent of which involve opioids, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. “The issue with fentanyl and carfentanil is that I don’t think a lot of people realize... Read more
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Daily Mail
Family thinks marijuana killed their son who died of heart arrhythmiasrecommended to take anti-emetic medicine to help combat the symptoms. The symp
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
recommended to take anti-emetic medicine to help combat the symptoms. The symptoms should cease within 48 hours. And The National Institute on Drug Abuse says THC levels are increasing in both medical and recreational marijuana. This is what... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
South Dakota insurers urge Trump to make health law paymentsresearch. Moroccan scientists develop a machine that milks scorpions to use ve
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 2 days ago
research. Moroccan scientists develop a machine that milks scorpions to use venom in cancer research. New survey from National Institute on Drug Abuse reveals shocking details on America's growing opioid epidemic. New survey from National... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
No licenses yet for Harford medical marijuana firmsnausea, decreased appetite, inflammation, pain, seizures, as well as addiction
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
nausea, decreased appetite, inflammation, pain, seizures, as well as addiction and mental health issues, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse website. Jennings, a Republican, said Wednesday that he would "go out of my way" to get a... Read more
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The Washington Times
Teen deaths from opioid overdoses surge in one yearto heroin and fentanyl are on the rise. “This is a public health crisis,” said
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
to heroin and fentanyl are on the rise. “This is a public health crisis,” said Dr. Wilson Compton, deputy director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse. “I think what this report does is it reminds us that there are teenagers that are dying of... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Teen drug overdose death rate climbed 19% in one year— marijuana, alcohol and tobacco — and misuse of prescription drugs among teens
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
— marijuana, alcohol and tobacco — and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Teen overdoses doubleand it really started with over-prescribing of the prescription painkillers,” s
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
and it really started with over-prescribing of the prescription painkillers,” says Wilson Compton, deputy director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse. When those are left over in medicine cabinets they can be used and abused by friends and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Why are opioids a national crisis, but smoking a personal choice?33,000 Americans died of opioid overdoses in 2015, nearly triple the number who
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
33,000 Americans died of opioid overdoses in 2015, nearly triple the number who died in 2002, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. But opioids are far from the most lethal addiction in America. Smoking results in the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Teen drug overdose death rate climbed 19% in one year— marijuana, alcohol and tobacco — and misuse of prescription drugs among teens
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
— marijuana, alcohol and tobacco — and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Teen drug overdose death rate climbs 19 percent-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
KGTV San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Teen drug overdose death rate climbs 19 percent-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Teen drug overdose death rate climbs 19 percent-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Teen drug overdose death rate climbs 19 percent-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Teen drug overdose death rate climbs 19 percent-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Teen drug overdose death rate climbs 19 percent-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Teen drug overdose death rate climbs 19 percent-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Teen drug overdose death rate climb 19%-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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News 8000
Teen drug overdose death rate climb 19%-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Teen drug overdose death rate climb 19%-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Teen drug overdose death rate climb 19%-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Teen drug overdose death rate climbed 19% in one year— marijuana, alcohol and tobacco — and misuse of prescription drugs among teens
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 3 days ago
— marijuana, alcohol and tobacco — and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Teen drug overdose death rate climb 19%-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Teen drug overdose death rate climb 19%-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among tee
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
-- marijuana, alcohol and tobacco -- and misuse of prescription drugs among teens. The annual survey is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The recent increases in teen overdose deaths come after a relatively stable period from... Read more
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EuroNews
Teen Drug Overdoses Doubled From 1999 to 2015, CDC Revealsdeaths in 2015 were unintentional," the CDC report states. And the chief culpr
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
deaths in 2015 were unintentional," the CDC report states. And the chief culprits that year were the same drugs that the National Institute on Drug Abuse say killed a total 35,000 Americans of all ages across the country — opiods, specifically... Read more
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NBC News
Overdoses for teens 15-19 double from 1999 to 2015deaths in 2015 were unintentional,” the CDC report states. And the chief culpr
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
deaths in 2015 were unintentional,” the CDC report states. And the chief culprits that year were the same drugs that the National Institute on Drug Abuse say killed a total 35,000 Americans of all ages across the country — opiods, specifically... Read more
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NBC News
Study finds doctors from top-ranked medical schools prescribe fewer painkillersdoubled since 2000 and many of those fatalities were caused by drugs that were
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
doubled since 2000 and many of those fatalities were caused by drugs that were legally prescribed by physicians. A recent National Institute on Drug Abuse study found that one in three Americans used highly-addictive painkillers like OxyContin or... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
HEALTHBEAT 4: U.S teen suicide ratesresearch. Moroccan scientists develop a machine that milks scorpions to use ve
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 5 days ago
research. Moroccan scientists develop a machine that milks scorpions to use venom in cancer research. New survey from National Institute on Drug Abuse reveals shocking details on America's growing opioid epidemic. New survey from National... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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News 8000
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
News 8000 / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Vaccines for opioid addiction nowhere near reality, experts sayand it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
and it takes years," said Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Thomas R. Kosten, a professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine who has... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Carlson: It’s important for parents to educate themselves on the impact of marijuana on childrenmarijuana has skyrocketed. In the early 1990s, marijuana nationally averaged a
Greeley Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
marijuana has skyrocketed. In the early 1990s, marijuana nationally averaged about 3.7 percent THC, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. According to state research, average potency of flowers/buds in Colorado more recently was... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A 'Vaccine For Addiction' Is No Simple Fixproduce antibodies," says Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the division of
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
produce antibodies," says Dr. Ivan Montoya, acting director of the division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences at the National Institute on Drug Abuse. "In this case, the antibodies are against the drugs of abuse." So antibodies generated by... Read more
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Business Insider
A new study claims marijuana is tied to a threefold risk of dying from high blood pressure — but there's a catchincreases heart rate by between 20 and 50 beats a minute for anywhere from 20 m
Business Insider / Posted 9 days ago
increases heart rate by between 20 and 50 beats a minute for anywhere from 20 minutes to three hours, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. But a large, recent report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and... Read more
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WA Today
Tiger Woods DUI case: Golfer to enter first-time offender program, lawyer sayslevels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
levels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder to obtain a conviction, experts say. The National Institute on Drug Abuse says a good roadside test doesn't exist for drug testing. But a DUI charge is the same, for... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tiger Woods DUI case: Golfer to enter first-time offender program, lawyer sayslevels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
levels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder to obtain a conviction, experts say. The National Institute on Drug Abuse says a good roadside test doesn't exist for drug testing. But a DUI charge is the same, for... Read more
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FOX News
Opioid addiction -- Prevention, treatment, recovery21, 2017. Excessive prescriptions and the doctors who prescribe them are at th
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
21, 2017. Excessive prescriptions and the doctors who prescribe them are at the heart of the problem. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, four out of five heroin addicts started with prescription opioids. The problem varies from... Read more
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FOX News
Opioid addiction -- Prevention, treatment, recoveryImage Excessive prescriptions and the doctors who prescribe them are at the he
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
Image Excessive prescriptions and the doctors who prescribe them are at the heart of the problem. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, four out of five heroin addicts started with prescription opioids. The problem varies from... Read more
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NBC News
It's 50 times more powerful than heroin and deadly, but Fentanyl can be ordered with the click of a mouseits composition to avoid authorities. Nearly 35,000 Americans died of heroin o
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
its composition to avoid authorities. Nearly 35,000 Americans died of heroin or opioid overdoses in 2015, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The death rate of synthetic opioids, which includes fentanyl, rose more than 72% from 2014... Read more
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The Hill
National leadership needed to fight the opioid crisisSo what factors explain the opioid crisis and where should we devote our precio
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
So what factors explain the opioid crisis and where should we devote our precious resources? Two NIH institutes, the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, have been extensively funding... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tiger Woods DUI case: Golfer to enter first-time offender program, lawyer sayslevels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
levels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder to obtain a conviction, experts say. The National Institute on Drug Abuse says a good roadside test doesn't exist for drug testing. But a DUI charge is the same, for... Read more
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The Age
Tiger Woods DUI case: Golfer to enter first-time offender program, lawyer sayslevels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
levels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder to obtain a conviction, experts say. The National Institute on Drug Abuse says a good roadside test doesn't exist for drug testing. But a DUI charge is the same, for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Tiger Woods DUI case: Golfer to enter first-time offender program, lawyer sayslevels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
levels of drugs that say a person was impaired while driving, making it harder to obtain a conviction, experts say. The National Institute on Drug Abuse says a good roadside test doesn’t exist for drug testing. But a DUI charge is the same, for... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
MS-13 gang member arrested by Cambridge policeis 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine. Illegal drug labs are concocting
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 10 days ago
is 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine. Illegal drug labs are concocting fentanyl from scratch, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Authorities have raided several labs in Mexico that were receiving chemicals from China... Read more
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