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6 hrs ago | The Island Packet
Marijuana activist Ben Livingston said it took him three months to persuade city officials to grant him a permit for the party marking the anniversary of the day the legal pot law took effect.
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10 hrs ago | The Inyo Register
Cigarette smoking by county teens has dropped by more than half since 2003; marijuana use, while lower than in 2003 among high freshmen and juniors, has risen with seventh graders.
13 hrs ago | Miami Student
As his dependence on prescription drugs increased, Miami student Alex, whose name has been changed to protect patient confidentiality, found himself struggling to foot the bill of his expensive habit.
17 hrs ago | NJ.com
Last year, the FamilyConnections agency formed the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team in an effort to combat underage drinking and substance abuse in Essex County.
21 hrs ago | NowPublic
"By delaying the onset of alcohol initiation, rates of both licit substance abuse like tobacco and illicit substance use like marijuana and other drugs will be positively affected, and they'll hopefully go down," study co-author Adam E. Barry, an assistant professor at the University of Florida's Department of Health Education & Behavior, told Raw ... (more)
Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly
Tackling drug abuse among youth in the army is a top priority Defence Minister Fotis Fotiou told a public forum yesterday.
Straining under the surge of post-9/11 veterans, VA hospitals have added reinforcements and expanded access to care.
Twin Falls, Idaho the use of so called "party drugs" is a problem growing across the nation.
Many testified about medical marijuana's ability to ease the pain and symptoms associated with debilitating diseases, such as cancer, and urged lawmakers to approve its use.
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Rates of apparent substance use disorders among anesthesiology residents have recently been at their highest level since 1975, researchers said.
A day after admitting in court that she has taken cocaine a number of times, U.K. celebrity chef Nigella Lawson is back on the stand today to answer additional questions about her tempestuous relationship with ex-husband Charles Saatchi .
Via Christi hospitals have implemented a new prescription-tracking system to prevent substance abuse that could be a model for the rest of the state.
The death of celebrities from drugs or alcohol seems to have become part of popular culture, but why? A new infographic shows the relation between 75 celebs.
A grief-stricken mother has made an emotional plea to a parliamentary committee to tackle the problem of prescription drug abuse.
From 2005 to 2011, Ecstasy-related emergency department visits rose 128% for individuals under 21 years of age, soaring from 4,460 visits in 2005 to 10,176 visits in 2011 From 2005 to 2011, Ecstasy-related emergency department visits rose 128% for individuals under 21 years of age, soaring from 4,460 visits in 2005 to 10,176 visits in 2011 Ecstasy ... (more)
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