There’s a propaganda war on, with ignorance all around, as we legalize marijuana and try to understand the good and the bad.
Did you fall for it? “PAlcohol” powdered alcohol? LOL.. you’ve been trolled.
The local Florida news was all over it: break in at treatment center, clogged toilet and…. Doritos!
Riddle me this: is the Senator proposing a ban on Zohydro also the father of the CEO of Mylan Pharmaceuticals, the company most at risk if the newly-approved non-generic pain pill goes blockbuster? Yup.
Last Update: April 9th, 2014 at 10:07 am
A Manhattan court reporter may have jeopardized the verdicts in around 30 court cases when he wrote “I HATE MY JOB” instead of recording the case. His excuse? Alcoholism.
Last Update: March 31st, 2014 at 8:38 am
The smartphone app that will cure alcoholism just highlighted a bunch of pubs I haven’t visited yet. Seriously, who funds this “addiction research”?
Comedian Chris Kattan was charged with DUI, denied involvement of alcohol but admitted to prescription drug use. The judge ordered him to attend exactly TWO AA meetings. Really?
Former Nickelodeon star Amanda Bynes was sentenced to three years probation for her 2012 DUI, which included her car hitting a police officer.
The spit of teenage boys may be useful in determining their future risk for depression, a new study shows.
Last Update: March 12th, 2014 at 11:38 am
Zohydro is here… at 5 to 10 times the strength of Vicodin and Lortab, and with no fillers: just hydrocodone. Law enforcement and treatment professionals are outraged, but the FDA said ok even while acknowledging a severe risk for abuse.
If PTSD leads to alcoholism, and alcohol abuse leads to high-risk activities which can result in PTSD, what’s a college student to do?
Nearly 60 million Americans need mental health care in a given year, yet even ObamaCare can’t force psychiatrists to accept the new insurance rules. Fewer than 58% are willing to accept insurance now.
Last Update: October 1st, 2013 at 3:09 pm
New Jersey has a prescription drug addiction epidemic, and it’s supporting a thriving heroin trade. Over half of drug-related deaths in New Jersey were associated with prescription drugs.
Last Update: July 4th, 2013 at 1:48 pm
No, Ritalin is not a cure for cocaine addiction. A student researcher ran some imaging scans to see if Ritalin acted differently on cocaine addicts than non-addicts. The media jumped to wild conclusions, as is typical.