Latest drug abuse Stories

2011-03-30 00:00:28

A new film, “Limitless,” which opened in theaters on March 18, 2011, was the highest grossing motion picture in the United States that weekend. A fast paced thriller, the film has garnered positive reviews from many critics, and is hailed for being innovative and gripping.

2011-03-25 14:11:00

SAN CARLOS, Calif., March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmacoFore, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company developing next-generation abuse-resistant prescription drugs, announced that Lynn R.

2011-03-14 00:00:27

Drug prevention specialist appears on local program to cover crime and healthcare concerns related to drug addiction. Midwest (Vocus/PRWEB) March 12, 2011 According to NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse) drug abuse costs the United States economy over $600 billion dollars annually in increased health care costs, crime, and lost productivity.

2011-03-10 14:02:57

Illicit drug users are at increased risk of being exposed to microbial pathogens and are more susceptible to serious infections say physicians writing in the Journal of Medical Microbiology.

2011-02-24 06:06:00

Strategic Partnership to Educate Families About Link Between Substance Abuse and Mental Illness and Broaden Scope of Shared Resources on Teen Health NEW YORK, Feb.

2011-02-09 12:00:00

MALIBU, Calif., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2007 onset of the financial crisis that upended the U.S.

2011-01-27 14:21:55

The growing numbers of new cases of substance abuse disorders are perplexing.

2011-01-24 13:50:32

Former world leaders and other personalities including Virgin chief Richard Branson launched a global drive on Monday to help tackle drug abuse, amid signs that a crackdown on drug crime is failing.

2011-01-12 06:06:00

Slashed Prevention Funding and Drastic Reductions in Federal Media Campaign Add Pressure on Parents NEW YORK, Jan.

2011-01-10 00:00:51

Lakeview Health Systems, an award-winning drug and alcohol treatment center, is presenting an informational program about opioid addition, detoxification, and treatment.

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