Latest drug abuse Stories

2009-10-19 19:19:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Narconon of Georgia has, for the past several years, seen a rapidly rising trend in prescription drug abuse. According to the 2006 National Survey on Drug Use and Health conducted by the U.S.

2009-10-02 14:46:28

At Capitol Hill briefing, researchers outline what we know and what we need to know to reduce the use and abuse of alcohol, drugs and tobacco.

2009-10-02 12:03:00

Will Address Abuse Tripling of 'New Heroin' Prescription Opiates Like OxyContin, One Half Million Tennesseans Lack Treatment Who Need it According to HHS VIP's Include Former Drug Czar McCaffrey, National and Local Officials, Treatment Leaders, CRC Health CEO Barry Karlin, Tenn. Asst.

2009-10-01 09:52:57

New research by Weill Cornell Medical College researchers looks at the specific ways parents and peers influence teenagers to smoke, drink and use marijuana in combination.

2009-09-30 06:00:00

Senator Claire McCaskill Introduces New Resources at Capitol Hill Briefing NEW YORK, Sept.

2009-09-23 18:25:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Narconon Drug Rehab Georgia has taken drug education to a new level - to the local county fair.

2009-09-21 15:40:33

Picture this. A bunch of adolescent rats walk into a bar and start consuming Jell-O shots. Lots of them.

2009-09-14 08:03:00

MetLife Foundation and Partnership for a Drug-Free America(R) Launch Public Service Radio Campaign, Offer Free Brochure, Web Resources to Help Parents Talk to their Teens NEW YORK, Sept.

2009-09-03 12:04:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. U.S.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.