Friday, October 26, 2012

A Few Drinks a Day Can Affect Brain: Rat Study | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

A Few Drinks a Day Can Affect Brain: Rat Study | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Florida Sees Drop in Deaths Caused by Prescription Drugs | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Florida Sees Drop in Deaths Caused by Prescription Drugs | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Study Finds Some Energy Drink Labels List Incorrect Caffeine Amount | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Study Finds Some Energy Drink Labels List Incorrect Caffeine Amount | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Physician Addiction Treatment Programs Have Too Little Oversight, Experts Say | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Physician Addiction Treatment Programs Have Too Little Oversight, Experts Say | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Commentary: Charging into Recovery – Is Cash Really a Gateway Drug? | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Commentary: Charging into Recovery – Is Cash Really a Gateway Drug? | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Monday, October 22, 2012

Role of Police and Prosecutors Questioned in Massachusetts Crime Lab Case | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Role of Police and Prosecutors Questioned in Massachusetts Crime Lab Case | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Few Doctors and Pharmacies Checking Colorado Prescription Monitoring System | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Few Doctors and Pharmacies Checking Colorado Prescription Monitoring System | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Not Enough Smokers Using Combination of Treatments to Quit, Report Suggests | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Not Enough Smokers Using Combination of Treatments to Quit, Report Suggests | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Justice Official: Federal Government Won’t Legalize Marijuana Even if States Do | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Justice Official: Federal Government Won’t Legalize Marijuana Even if States Do | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Friday, October 19, 2012

Chicago Airport Reports Increase in Synthetic Drugs Shipped From China and Europe | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Chicago Airport Reports Increase in Synthetic Drugs Shipped From China and Europe | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Alcohol’s Effects on Brain Can Begin to Subside Soon After Person Stops Drinking | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Alcohol’s Effects on Brain Can Begin to Subside Soon After Person Stops Drinking | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Colorado Could See “Marijuana Tourists” if Measure Passes | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Colorado Could See “Marijuana Tourists” if Measure Passes | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Becoming a Mother May Alter Females’ Response to Cocaine, Rat Study Suggests | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Becoming a Mother May Alter Females’ Response to Cocaine, Rat Study Suggests | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

“Love Hormone” Oxytocin May Block Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

“Love Hormone” Oxytocin May Block Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Commentary: Affordable Care Act Could Benefit Treatment of Co-Occurring Disorders | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Commentary: Affordable Care Act Could Benefit Treatment of Co-Occurring Disorders | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Chicago Airport Reports Increase in Synthetic Drugs Shipped From China and Europe | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Chicago Airport Reports Increase in Synthetic Drugs Shipped From China and Europe | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Teens, Young Adults Driving Prescription Drug Abuse Increase, Study Finds | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Teens, Young Adults Driving Prescription Drug Abuse Increase, Study Finds | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

ADHD may have lingering effects

Study Links Weight Loss Surgery With Increased Risk of Substance Abuse | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Marijuana Advocates Call on Government to Reclassify Drug | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Alcohol Dependence Has Deadlier Consequences Than Smoking Among Women: Study | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Alcohol Dependence Has Deadlier Consequences Than Smoking Among Women: Study | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Alcohol dependence is more likely than smoking to increase death rates among women, a new study finds. German researchers found deaths rates were 4.6 times higher among women who were alcohol dependent, and 1.9 times higher among alcohol-dependent men, compared with the general population.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Cruise ship crew members accused of cocaine smuggling

Recognizing the alcoholic patient

Tobacco Companies Object to Corrective Statements on Cigarette Packaging | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Tobacco Companies Object to Corrective Statements on Cigarette Packaging | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Marijuana Activists Attract Some Conservatives with Arguments About States’ Rights | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Marijuana Activists Attract Some Conservatives with Arguments About States’ Rights | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

While Illicit Drug Use Decreases in Cities, Prescription Drug Abuse Climbs | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

While Illicit Drug Use Decreases in Cities, Prescription Drug Abuse Climbs | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Internet Changing Addiction Treatment, Expert Says | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Internet Changing Addiction Treatment, Expert Says | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Monday, October 15, 2012

Florida Needs More Resources to Help Babies Exposed to Opioids, Experts Say | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Florida Needs More Resources to Help Babies Exposed to Opioids, Experts Say | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Internal Debates Arise on Both Sides of Marijuana Measure in Washington State | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Internal Debates Arise on Both Sides of Marijuana Measure in Washington State | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Smoking Interferes with Veterans’ Sobriety Attempts, Study Finds | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Smoking Interferes with Veterans’ Sobriety Attempts, Study Finds | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

“American Medicine Chest Challenge” Raises Awareness of Prescription Drug Abuse | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

“American Medicine Chest Challenge” Raises Awareness of Prescription Drug Abuse | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Officials optimistic new overdose reporting law could save lives

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL: Prescription for Addiction

Florida drug database intended to save lives is barely used by doctors

Heroin use among young in N.J. is up, and in more suburban areas

Friday, October 12, 2012

'Mom, if you won't give me money to buy my pills, I'll have to become a prostitute or a dealer myself!'‏

OxyContin Maker Works to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse and Diversion | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

OxyContin Maker Works to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse and Diversion | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Study: 240,000 in Washington State Arrested for Marijuana Possession in Past 25 Years | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Study: 240,000 in Washington State Arrested for Marijuana Possession in Past 25 Years | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

As U.S. Cracks Down on Meth Makers, Mexican Drug Cartels Fill Void | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

As U.S. Cracks Down on Meth Makers, Mexican Drug Cartels Fill Void | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Injecting Painkiller Opana Can Lead to Serious Blood Disorder, FDA Warns | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Injecting Painkiller Opana Can Lead to Serious Blood Disorder, FDA Warns | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Better Integration Needed for Treatment of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Better Integration Needed for Treatment of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Lindsay Lohan, Mother Argument Stemmed From Home Foreclosure

Broward doctor was paid $477,000 for 140 days work at pill mill

Broward doctor was paid $477,000 for 140 days work at pill mill

Bath Salts - The Drug That Never Lets Go

Teens in Northwest Develop Kidney Failure From Synthetic Marijuana | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Teens in Northwest Develop Kidney Failure From Synthetic Marijuana | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Medical Marijuana Easy to Get for Recreational Use in Los Angeles, Critics Contend | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Medical Marijuana Easy to Get for Recreational Use in Los Angeles, Critics Contend | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Some Groups in Low-Income Neighborhoods at Increased Risk for Problem Drinking | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Some Groups in Low-Income Neighborhoods at Increased Risk for Problem Drinking | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Paying for Smoking Cessation Programs Boosts Enrollment | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Paying for Smoking Cessation Programs Boosts Enrollment | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Authoritative Mothers Influence Behavior of Teenagers’ Friends | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Authoritative Mothers Influence Behavior of Teenagers’ Friends | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

More Doctors Prescribing Stimulants to Struggling Students in Low-Income Schools | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

More Doctors Prescribing Stimulants to Struggling Students in Low-Income Schools | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Federal Law Doubles Sentences for Pharmacy Robberies | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Federal Law Doubles Sentences for Pharmacy Robberies | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Get Ready Now for Influx of Patients Under Affordable Care Act, Expert Urges | The Partnership at Drugfree.org

Get Ready Now for Influx of Patients Under Affordable Care Act, Expert Urges | The Partnership at Drugfree.org