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Middle Class And Addicted To Ice

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Two years ago, Melbourne man Jarrod was aged in his early 30s. From a middle class background, he … Read More »

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Communicating The Facts About Drugs

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Most people will encounter alcohol and/or other drugs during the teenage years, either through friends at school, at … Read More »

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Temptation Grows To Use Drugs To Stay Awake In The Workplace

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The US military’s drug of choice for helping people stay awake while working long hours is finding its … Read More »

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We Saw Magic Mushrooms Lift Long-Term Depression. It’s Time For A Change Of Perception

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In the latest Beckley/Imperial study, we selected 12 people who had experienced depression over an average of 18 … Read More »

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5 Messages We Need To Give Young People About Ecstasy

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Ecstasy continues to be a popular drug in Australia. Although recent use (use in the past year) has decreased … Read More »

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F.D.A. Imposes Rules For E-Cigarettes In A Landmark Move

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

After years of debate about the health risks of electronic cigarettes, the federal government on Thursday made it … Read More »

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Brain Study Suggests Consciousness A Matter Of Optimal Degree Of Connectedness In Neural Network

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

A team of European researchers has found evidence that suggests that human consciousness is a state where the … Read More »

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True Antidepressant Harms To Kids Being Hidden

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Weasel words and unpublished data are hiding the extent of antidepressant harms to children and adolescents, including a … Read More »

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Drug Use Declines among American Youth: Teen Use of Ecstasy, Heroin, Marijuana, Etc

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

The University of Michigan’s Monitoring the Future Study (MTF), an annual survey tracking teen drug abuse among 40,000 … Read More »

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Still in a Crib, Yet Being Given Antipsychotics 

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Andrew Rios’s seizures began when he was 5 months old and only got worse. At 18 months, when an epilepsy medication resulted … Read More »

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