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Global Study Finds Drug Abuse Highest in Richer Nations
The U.S. can do its part to reduce the damage of addiction, experts say
- Posted January 6, 2012
Meth Users Much More Likely to Try Suicide
Study found 80 percent higher risk compared to users of other IV drugs
- Posted December 30, 2011
'Ecstasy' May Cause Long-Term Changes in Brain Chemistry
Lower levels of serotonin found in women who had used 'rave' drug up to...
- Posted December 13, 2011
Little Evidence of Heart Risks From ADHD Meds
But appropriate screening, monitoring recommended, researchers say
- Posted November 1, 2011
Methamphetamine Abuse May Raise Parkinson's Risk
Study found users were 76 percent more likely to develop movement disorder
- Posted July 26, 2011
Tainted Cocaine Tied to Severe Skin Reactions
Up to 70% of cocaine in U.S. may be contaminated with drug meant for...
- Posted June 23, 2011
Cocaine-Related Heart Damage May Be 'Silent'
Study of people addicted to drug finds structural harm in 83%
- Posted June 22, 2011