Substance Abuse Headlines

  • Kids may pick up marijuana at younger age if mom uses

    (Reuters Health) - When mom uses marijuana, kids are more likely to try the drug at a younger age, a new study shows.

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  • Regulate: ex-world leaders' solution to 'failed' drug war

    More governments should turn away from a repressive war on drugs that has "failed" and look to proven strategies to implement regulated markets for risky substances, a group of former presidents and leaders said in a report published Monday.

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  • Regulate: ex-world leaders' solution to 'failed' drug war

    More governments should turn away from a repressive war on drugs that has "failed" and look to proven strategies to implement regulated markets for risky substances, a group of former presidents and leaders said in a report published Monday.

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  • Regulate: ex-world leaders' solution to 'failed' drug war

    More governments should turn away from a repressive war on drugs that has "failed" and look to proven strategies to implement regulated markets for risky substances, a group of former presidents and leaders said in a report published Monday.

    U.S.
  • Demi Lovato's Mom Breaks Silence on Overdose: 'We Didn't Know If She Was Going to Make It'

    Demi Lovato‘s mother Dianna De La Garza is opening up for the first time about the harrowing overdose that left the singer fighting for her life last July. La Garza, who has detailed her family’s struggles in her memoir Falling with Wings: A Mother's Story, says she first learned of the health crisis through a phone call from Lovato’s then-assistant, Kelsey Kershner. “She said, ‘Demi overdosed,'” De La Garza recalled in an interview with NewsMax TV on Tuesday. “I was in shock. I didn’t know what...

    PEOPLE.com
  • Two dead after suspected drug overdose at Sydney music festival

    Two people died, a dozen more were hospitalised and hundreds others sought medical assistance after suspected drug overdoses at a music festival in Sydney, the police said.

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