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Fractious religious groups in this East African nation are uniting to tackle alcohol and drug abuse, amid concerns the substances could wipe out a cross section of the younger generation.
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Former Presidents Jerry John Rawlings and John Agyekum Kufuor have been honoured for their various roles in the country's democratic process.
Donald Tashkin's is a tale cannabis pushers like to repeat. The physician and professor at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine set out to prove - via a study funded by the National Institutes on Drug Abuse - that marijuana is bad for you.
Australia's ageing baby boomers are driving demand for drug addiction services, with a doubling of the proportion of over-50s seeking help to get off opioid drugs such as heroin.
Clothing and novelty chain Urban Outfitters has announced it will no longer sell shot glasses, flasks and other items mimicking prescription pill bottles.
Purdue Pharma L.P. to Present Data Describing Changes in Oxycodone Abuse in Rural Kentucky Following the Introduction of Reformulated Oxycontin at the College on Problems of Drug Dependence 2013 Annual Meeting Staying up-to-date has never been simpler.
A medical marijuana plant is shown at a dispensary in Seattle in November last year.
Substance abuse among veterans is prevalent, especially among those returning from Iraq and Afghanistan.
Researchers are trying to make sure the vaccines are safe and effective, and it looks like there could be relief in sight for millions of people who suffer from substance addiction.
Remember Devdas? Anyone who is an alcoholic or a substance addict can't be high on life, goes the basic premise.
Jeff Morris Web Producer: Jeff Morris Also Contributing: Mamie Buoy Reported: Jun. 17, 2013 4:06 PM EDT Updated: Jun. 17, 2013 4:16 PM EDT A Kanawha County circuit judge reduced the bond for the son of Charleston Mayor Danny Jones provided that he meet certain conditions, including receiving treatment at a substance abuse facility.
The title says it all; marriages are full of different difficult issues. Every day a couple can be faced with some very uncomfortable news about one of the kids.
With over one-third of college students abusing prescription ADD and ADHD medications, Senator Schumer is calling on colleges and universities to prevent the rise of "academic doping."
East Tennessee State University has received a more-than-$2.2 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to launch a research program aimed at battling prescription drug abuse.
Things are going to be busy at Nashville International and on the roads this morning.
Ozzy Osbourne and the members of Black Sabbath worked hard to create a dark aura around their band in the late 1960s, laying down a proto-metal blueprint for a legion of groups to follow.