Latest Drug Enforcement Administration Stories

2013-11-07 23:31:33

New club drug “Molly”, sold as a more intense Ecstasy, is being blamed for increased overdoses and deaths across the country. Avoid it at all costs warns Narconon Freedom Center. Albion, MI (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Narconon Freedom Center is urgently warning teens and college students to be alert for Molly being sold at Rave parties. The highly dangerous drug is more intense than Ecstasy and can be deadly taken only once. Molly is an off-white powder generally sold in gelatin...

2013-11-05 23:33:52

Passages Malibu comments on the efforts to reign in prescription medication misuse. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 On Saturday October 26th, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) worked with state and local law enforcement agencies to encourage Americans to turn in their unused prescription medication in an effort to fight misuse, misdirection, or other potential opportunities for abuse. The event only recently concluded, but it was estimated that local, state, and federal...

2013-11-02 23:02:18

Hundreds more drugs are added to the list of synthetics being sold internationally, so Narconon releases a new educational feature to help parents keep their kids safe. (PRWEB) November 02, 2013 Most of the world heard about the “Miami zombie” attack over Memorial Day, 2012, in which a homeless man lost much of his face to an attacker who was high on drugs. At that moment, a new drug dubbed “bath salts” was suddenly launched into high public awareness. At that moment, the subject...

Chicago Sees First Cases Of Krokodil Infection
2013-10-14 04:53:38

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The homemade, flesh-eating heroin knock-off krokodil, which originated in Russia before making its way to the US last month, has reportedly infected multiple people in one Chicago suburb. According to Matt Hamilton of the Los Angeles Times, there had been at least three reported cases of people who had “symptoms consistent with krokodil abuse,” including “scaly skin, abscesses, lesions and gangrenous limbs,” at Presence...

2013-09-16 23:25:08

Comprehensive Background Check Program for Health & Medical Providers. The Fraud and Abuse Control Information System (FACIS®) is a current and historical database of sanctions, exclusions, debarment and disciplinary actions for all provider types at federal and state levels. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 SafeGuard Background Screening, a leading provider of employment screening and drug testing services today announced the launch of a comprehensive background check...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'