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Opioid Epidemic: It’s History Revealed

Opioid use in the United States continues to rise, but it may be surprising to learn that this epidemic is deeply rooted in the...

Vaping: Myths Vs Fact

The introduction of the modern e-cigarette in the early 2000’s has welcomed a lot of myths concerning the health risks it supposedly holds. Take...

Addiction and Neuronal Activity in the Brain

Scientists in North Carolina have been looking at the neuronal activity of the brain in people fighting to overcome addiction to drugs and alcohol...

What is the Truth about Nootropics and Addiction?

Ever heard of nootropics? They’re the “smart drug” made popular by the movie Limitless and offer the promise of increased intelligence, better concentration, and...

Global and Regional Drug Trends 2016

Drug Use and its Health Consequences It was estimated that 1 in 20 adults or 250 million people between the ages of 15 and 64...

Should the UK invest in drug treatment?

The problem of drug abuse is not new to the UK. In fact, according to the NTA (National Treatment Agency for drug abuse), approximately...