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‘Gray death,’ the drug that looks like concrete, kills in one dose

COLUMBUS (AP) — It’s being called “gray death” — a new and dangerous opioid combo that underscores the ever-changing nature of the U.S. addiction crisis. 634 more words

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Hamilton Police Chief Featured in Television PSA Promoting Saturday's Drug Take Back Day

Hamilton Police Chief Russell Stevens is featured in a public service announcement publicizing Saturday’s Drug Take Back Day.

Hamilton police are working with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency to host the spring Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 29. 141 more words

The War on Drugs is a War on Us

The War on Drugs is a failure and has not achieved anything.

Since the 1970s, constant smear campaigns against psychedelics and marijuana have plagued our televisions and our public schools while alcohol and tobacco are normalized, though they are more damaging. 483 more words

Journalism

Dispose of unwanted medication on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – If you have unused prescription medication in your cabinet, you can get rid of it easily this month.

The Drug Enforcement Administration is holding National Prescription Drug Take Back Day nationwide, and there are several places in our area where you can drop off your unwanted drugs. 595 more words

Tennessee

The War On Pain Medications - part 2

photo credit:
http://mypain.ca/chronic-pain-a-factor-in-senior-citizens-quality-of-life/

Sometimes when you try to solve one problem, you end up create an even worse problem. Take the example of the heroin epidemic that has been in the news lately. 491 more words

Reflections

DEA Agents Involved In Pursuit In North Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Agents with the Drug Enforcement Agency were involved in a pursuit in North Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.

It happened at the corner of North 17th Street and Glenwood Avenue. 51 more words

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Trump chooses El Chapo to run the Drug Enforcement Agency

❝ Just days after picking Betsy DeVos to run the Department of Education, President-elect Donald Trump has tapped another wealthy outsider by naming Joaquín Guzmán, known as “El Chapo,” to head the Drug Enforcement Administration.

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Crime