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2013-02-23 23:01:53

The new Family Help Guide from Narconon International can help guide families through the hard decisions about treating addiction. (PRWEB) February 23, 2013

Dopamine Receptor Gene Variant Linked To Longevity
2013-01-04 10:02:42

Researchers have found that a dopamine-receptor gene variant that is related to personality traits can also play a role in longevity and healthy aging.

2012-12-30 05:02:20

In most media discussion of the triggers to violence in America, there has been silence about the causative effects of epidemic substance abuse.

Ole Miss Talks About Pot
2012-12-29 10:55:47

Even though the use of marijuana was recently legalized in the states of Colorado and Washington, possession of it remains a federal crime - except at the University of Mississippi.

Teenagers Becoming Less Concered With Dangers Of Marijuana Use
2012-12-19 17:08:10

According to a new survey, fewer teens see smoking pot as harmful, but the increase in everyday smokers is starting to level out.

Illicit Drug Use By Teens On The Rise In US Schools
2012-08-23 11:48:29

A new survey found that 90 percent of high school students in the U.S. are aware of fellow students using illicit drugs, like alcohol and tobacco, during school hours.


Word of the Day
taphephobia
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.
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