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Crystal Meth

Probably the biggest misconception and the worst decision I ever made about Crystal Meth (ICE, Rock, That Crystal etc..) is that it is A. Fun B. 1,143 more words

Crystal Meth

drug abuse in teenagers

Often, teenagers come up ideas to try new as well as interesting things and take risks in their lives, so many of them try tobacco, alcohol, or drugs because it seems exciting. 317 more words

Indiana mom charged after 1-year-old suffers apparent opioid overdose

By Jordan Fischer

YORKTOWN, IN (WRTV) — A Yorktown woman is facing felony neglect charges after her 1-year-old son suffered an opioid overdose. 209 more words


Opioid Taxation: A Call for Support of California Assembly Bill 1512

California continues to aggressively fight the U.S. national opioid epidemic, taking active steps to develop hub-and-spoke opioid treatment programs, launching health plans to reduce opioid prescriptions, and enacting… 266 more words


Province pledges $1.2M for supervised consumption site as fentanyl death toll mounts

A proposed supervised drug consumption site at the Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre will receive a $1.2-million funding boost from the province, as the number of fentanyl-related overdoses in Alberta continues to mount. 609 more words

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Crisis Demands Action Now: Is Half of America High?

Crisis Demands Action Now: Is Half of America High?

  • Drug overdoses now kill more Americans than HIV/AIDS did at its peak.
  • Nearly 1 in 8 adults in America have an alcohol use disorder.
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Chris Selley: Critics being mugged by the reality that safe injection sites work

I suspect this generation of policymakers, and the previous one especially, will struggle to explain to their grandchildren just what on earth they thought they were doing about opioid addiction. 787 more words

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