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2015-03-02 23:03:22

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports increased incidents of drivers on the road who are under the influence of prescription drugs or marijuana.

2015-02-17 23:07:08

Following the recent lifting of the federal medical marijuana ban, Novus Medical Detox Center cautions that the move may drive recreational use, contribute to health and safety risks, and lead

2015-02-11 23:09:56

Specialist Josh Glawe of Morris Psychological Group Urges Caution, Especially for Adolescents and Provides Tips for Understanding the Issues. Parsippany, NJ

2015-02-02 12:25:06

The illegal and dangerous drug "Molly," also known as MDMA and "the new Ecstasy," has been linked to a series of tragedies at electronic dance music (EDM) festivals nationwide.

2015-01-29 04:22:31

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 200 D.C.-area high school students will interact with top U.S.

2015-01-28 08:32:09

Amid recent reports revealing a growing trend of substance abuse among American workers, Novus Medical Detox Center calls for support programs and treatment to reduce the prevalence and economic costs

2015-01-27 23:14:19

Admissions traditionally increase in January when individuals chose to get healthy. Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

2015-01-26 08:29:12

NIDA to release interactive Drug IQ Challenge and host online chat for teens BETHESDA, Md., Jan.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.