drug abuse

CDC Statitstics Show Prescription Drug Abuse Has Become National 'epidemic'

...  statitstics show prescription drug abuse has become national 'epidemic' Statistics do not tell a whole story, but they do underscore the national “epidemic” that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have declared in regards to opiate prescription… Continue reading

Don't Lose Sympathy for Peaches Geldof Because of Drugs

...  of drugs Simon Antrobus, the chief executive of Addaction, another of the UK's major addiction charities, says Peaches's death “demonstrates again the tragic and devastating consequences of using drugs”. He also said it reminded people of the “indiscriminate …… Continue reading

Lives 'Left in Ruin' by Rising Tide of Depression Drugs

...  'left in ruin' by rising tide of depression drugs He believes that some drug giants have obfuscated the truth about antidepressants, much as tobacco firms tried to hide the dangers of cigarettes. “My research has led me to the… Continue reading

Why Is Marijuana Illegal?

...  Please dont say its bad for you or anything like that, because it isnt. Best answer: Answer by NisaBecause it smells horrid. Answer by BlakeMostly just because it always has been. It’s kind of like tradition 🙂 Deadly addiction:… Continue reading

At Prescription Drug Abuse Conference, US Rep. Keating Criticizes FDA's

...  prescription drug abuse conference, US Rep. Keating criticizes FDA's … ATLANTA, Ga. — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's decision to approve Zohydro, a potent and controversial painkiller, was "outrageous" and will have "long-lasting, devastating effects" across the nation,… Continue reading

Drug Abuse Resistance Education Fifth Grade Graduates Recognized by St

Drug Abuse Resistance Education fifth grade graduates recognized by St … The St. Bernard Sheriff's Office honored St. Bernard Parish fifth-graders who recently completed a 12-week program in Drug Abuse Resistance Education, or DARE, taught by instructors from the Sheriff's… Continue reading