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Drug News: August 25, 2009

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ALCOHOL – USA Voters to decide on downtown alcohol sales – The Daily News Voters will get a chance in November to decide whether to legalize alcohol in Friendswood’s downtown district, where alcohol has been banned since 1963. ADDICTION – USA Planning Effective Addiction Interventions – Trans World News In planning addiction interventions, one of more…

Drug News: August 24, 2009

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ALCOHOL – UK Call for alcohol laws as liver disease soars – The Observer Excessive drinking habits have led to a sharp rise in alcohol-related disease in England over the past five years, with cases of cirrhosis increasing by 42% since 2004, to almost 5,000 cases a year. PRESCRIPTION – USA Congress should reimpose ban more…

Drug News: August 22, 2009

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HEROIN – USA Heroin high here getting cheaper – The Columbus Dispatch Mexican drug cartels have saturated Columbus’ heroin market, pushing down the price of a kilogram and hooking a larger share of the city’s users. PAINKILLER – USA 70,000 U.S. kids overdose each year — accidentally — on everyday household meds – TIME Some more…

Drug News: August 21, 2009

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HEROIN – USA Heroin Is A Growing Problem in Tri-State – WKRC TV News A disturbing national trend is gaining a foothold in Northern Kentucky. Police says heroin is quickly becoming the drug of choice. Heroin has come and gone over the years but very recently it has come back, very strong. ALCOHOL – USA more…

Drug News: August 20, 2009

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DRUGS – USA Drug abuse large part of crime in North Port – Sarasota Herald Tribune A police report to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement shows violent crimes essentially level compared with 2008, and property crimes such a burglary dropped by 9 percent. HEROIN – USA Heroin: More Than A Big City Problem – more…

Drug News: August 19, 2009

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ALCOHOL – UK In Young University Students, Attention And Working Memory Affected By Binge Drinking – Medical News Today Binge drinkers are defined as males who drink five or more standard alcohol drinks, and females who drink four or more, on one occasion and within a two-hour interval. DRUGS – UK Drug-related deaths in Scotland more…

Drug News: August 18, 2009

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DRUGS – UK Drug death toll in Scotland reaches record levels with 574 people falling victim last year – Daily Record Experts believe the death rate is rising partly because of the growing numbers of older drug users, many having been been addicts for several years. ADDICTION – UK Report says recession will cause rise more…

Drug News: August 17, 2009

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MARIJUANA – USA Smoking Marijuana Damages Cells, DNA, Study Suggests – Join Together Researchers who compared the effects of marijuana smoke to tobacco smoke concluded that smoking marijuana did as much cellular and genetic damage as smoking cigarettes, although only tobacco smoke damaged chromosomes. ADDICTION – USA Narconon Graduate Lives to Tell Story of Addiction more…

Drug News: August 15, 2009

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PAINKILLER – USA U.S. issues warning on fentanyl patch use – Sun Journal Improper use of patches that emit the painkiller fentanyl is still killing people, the government said Friday – its second warning in two years about the powerful narcotic. METH – USA APD: Mobile meth labs endanger residents – KRWE News Drug users more…

Drug News: August 14, 2009

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ALCOHOL – USA Women and the bottle leading to more DUI’s – Examiner It is safe to say that being a smart drinker is something everyone is individually responsible for. That being said, a new report says that women in the U.S. are consuming more alcohol, and drunken-driving arrests among females are rising rapidly while more…

Drug News: August 12, 2009

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ALCOHOL – USA Drinking Increases Cancer Risk, Canadian Study Finds – Join Together Drinking beer, wine or liquor raises the risk of developing certain types of cancer, according to a study of male drinkers and nondrinkers in Montreal. CANNABIS – USA Dieting could lead to a positive test for cannabis – New Scientist The main more…

Drug News: August 11, 2009

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HEROIN – USA Heroin’s comeback: busts at levels not seen since the ’70s – Christian Science Monitor From California to New York, law enforcement agents are reporting a troubling rise in the use of heroin as availability of the drug rises and prices drop. ALCOHOL – USA The corrupting image of alcohol; teach children the more…

Drug News: August 10, 2009

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PAINKILLER – USA Pharmaceutical drugs affecting water quality – Statesman Journal In her July 25 guest opinion, Karen Wheeler of the Department of Human Services refers to the dangers of methamphetamine and other “street drugs” in Oregon’s untreated wastewater. PAINKILLER – USA Don’t flush that! – The Courier News Elgin Township was going to have more…

Drug News: August 8, 2009

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ALCOHOL – AUSTRALIA Nine out of 10 want alcohol health warnings – Australia News A vast majority of Victorians support the placement of health warnings on alcohol products, a VicHealth survey has found. ALCOHOL – USA Local College Requires ‘Alcohol-Wise’ Course for Freshmen – KYW News Radio It’s summertime, but new freshmen at Rowan University more…

Drug News: August 7, 2009

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PRESCRIPTION – USA Prescription-drug addiction often starts in hospitals – Canada.com Public perception is that illegal street drugs are a bigger problem than prescription-drug misuse, but that’s not the reality… MORPHINE – AUSTRALIA Cops: Morphine derivative drug of choice in Sydney – The Chronicle Herald A derivative of morphine seems to be the new drug more…

Drug News: August 6, 2009

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METH – USA National campaign uses Utah’s anti-meth ads – Deseret News Three television ads produced for Utah’s anti-methamphetamine campaign, End Meth Now, are being incorporated into a revamped public education effort by the Office of National Drug Control Policy. DRUGS – UK Moving towards Real Impact Drug Enforcement – UKDPC This briefing is aimed more…

Drug News: August 5, 2009

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PRESCRIPTION – USA Prescription Drug Abuse on the Rise – WTVQ News There is a growing problem in many Kentucky communities related to prescription drugs, and authorities tell us that I-75 may be an illegal supply line. ALCOHOL – USA Italy Starts Cracking Down on Underage Drinking – CNN Time This let’s-go-get-loaded spirit might not more…

Drug News: August 4, 2009

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ALCOHOL – UK The paramedic’s story – Guardian Steve Evans has been a paramedic for 38 years with the North West Ambulance Service. ADDICTION – UK One in 50 admit to drug addiction – The Observer More than 1.2 million adults in the UK have been addicted to illegal drugs, according to research carried out more…

Drug News: August 3, 2009

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ALCOHOL – AUSTRALIA Drink spiking – Drug Info Drink spiking refers to the practice of adding alcohol or another substance to a person’s drink (alcoholic or non-alcoholic) without their knowledge. ALCOHOL – UK Identifying High-Risk Patients By Testing Trauma Cases For Blood Alcohol Levels – Medical News Today Too much alcohol often causes trauma, complicates more…

Drug News: August 1, 2009

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METH – USA Testing at 96 Oregon sewage plants shows meth, cocaine and ecstasy – Oregon Live Last year, researchers at Oregon State University, the University of Washington and McGill University took one-day samples from 96 Oregon sewage treatment plants that volunteered to participate. METH – USA Drug Rehab in Connecticut Sees increased Methamphetamine – more…

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