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Your Drug Addiction Is Costing Poor People Their Lives

Your Drug Addiction Is Costing Poor People Their Lives
It's Martin Falls, an isolated reserve in Northern Ontario, where up to 80 per cent of the adults are addicted to oxycontin, and the community is currently struggling to fund its treatment programs that has successfully cut drug-related arrests from …… Continue reading

Ridgewood: Police Blotter, April 29

Ridgewood: Police Blotter, April 29
Rates of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. are alarmingly high – more Americans currently abuse prescription drugs than the number of those using cocaine, hallucinogens, heroin, and inhalants combined, according to the 2010 National Survey on Drug …
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Dr. David Sack – Celebrity Overdoses on Good Morning America

Dr. David Sack – Celebrity Overdoses on Good Morning America — Dr. David Sack, CEO of Promises Treatment Centers in Los Angeles and Malibu talks about Celebrity Overdoses on Good Morning America.

Expand Use of Medications to Combat Opioid Overdose Epidemic
More than 16,000 people die every year in this… Continue reading

What Is Drug Rehab Like?

Question by pond: What is Drug Rehab like?
My Mom just entered an inpatient rehab program today and I am just curious about what it is like. She has been addicted to cocaine for the past 8 months.

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residential drug treatment facilities are all diferent… Continue reading

Arrests, Stop and Search and Detentions: What Do the Latest Police Statistics

Arrests, stop and search and detentions: what do the latest police statistics
Data is for England and Wales Source: Home Office. According to the Home Office, class A drugs, mainly heroin and cocaine, including crack, were found during 14% of intimate searches made for drugs. None of the 13… Continue reading

Justice Department Prepares for Clemency Requests From Thousands of Inmates

Justice Department prepares for clemency requests from thousands of inmates
For about two decades, strict sentences were imposed on offenders convicted of trafficking or possession with intent to traffic crack cocaine in the belief that the substance was more addictive than powder cocaine, inexpensive and linked to violent crime.
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Popularity of Molly Has Sparked Conversation at UNC, Nationwide

Popularity of Molly has sparked conversation at UNC, nationwide
Britta Starke, the programs director and addictions therapist for UNC Hospital's Alcohol and Substance Abuse Program, said people who have come in for using Molly are all between the ages of 17 and 23. She added that Molly is not usually… Continue reading

Watch the Trailers for Philip Seymour Hoffman's Last Two Completed Films, God

Watch the trailers for Philip Seymour Hoffman's last two completed films, God
Philip Seymour Hoffman died from toxic mix of heroin, cocaine and other drugs: autopsy · How Philip Seymour Hoffman's death uprooted the life of Montreal-born addict Robert Aaron Vineberg · Philip Seymour Hoffman embraced drama, comedy and… Continue reading

How Lifesaving Drug Narcan Works

How lifesaving drug Narcan works
The Massachusetts Department or Public Health since 2007 has run a pilot program in which 15 health and substance abuse agencies in the state distribute Narcan and train addicts, along with their partners and relatives, on how to administer Narcan. The …
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My Father Is a Heavy Cocaine User and He Is Making Our Live Here in Florida Miserable. What Can We Do ?

Question by curious: My father is a heavy cocaine user and he is making our live here in Florida Miserable. What can we do ?
He hallucinates, stays up all night long yelling and cursing accusing family members of outlandish things. Our lives… Continue reading