addiction

Addiction A Disease Not A Moral Failing

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In a refreshing breakthrough in the US, we have seen the director of the National Drug Control Policy release a statement outlining that addiction is a disease and not a moral failing. The statement could have some significant effects on law making and policy reform as we see more and more addicts jailed for crimes […]

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Middle Class Youth Addicted To Affordable Party Drugs

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LSD and Ecstasy which are cheaper than cocaine, have now become the drug of choice amongst young people from middle class socioeconomic groups because of their cost. Many young people are choosing the psychotropic hallucinogens over the traditional drugs of marijuana and speed. LSD and MDMA (Ecstasy) which come cheaper than cocaine have made drug […]

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Prescription Drug Use On The Rise

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Prescription drug use is on the rise as more and more people are becoming addicted to “over the counter” medication. Addicts are Doctor shopping to feed thier habits, which is leading to an increase in crime. Many addicts are turning to the medication OxyContin and oxycodone which are highly addictive opiates! News source:┬áBethel Patch Imagine […]

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