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Anti-inflammatory Drugs Can Relieve Symptoms Of Depression

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Is depression caused by an inflamed brain? A review of studies looking at inflammation and depression has found … Read More »

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The 4 Traits That Put Kids At Risk Of Addiction

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Drug education is the only part of the middle school curriculum I remember — perhaps because it backfired … Read More »

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What Is Spice And Why Is The Drug So Dangerous?

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Synthetic cannabis, of which Spice is an example, is linked to serious health issues ranging from difficulties breathing … Read More »

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How Does Ice Use Affect Families And What Can They Do?

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Some of the greatest impacts of drug use are on families, but families sometimes feel in a position … Read More »

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Are Teachers Equipped To Deal With The Ills Of Society?

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A teacher’s role has always been much more than simply imparting the fundamental skills of reading, writing and … Read More »

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First ‘Gold-standard’ Trial Of Ketamine’s Anti-depressant Effects Launched

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The first “gold standard” clinical trial of ketamine for the ongoing treatment of major depression was launched in … Read More »

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From Ketamine To Cupboard Therapy: The Future Of Mental Health Treatment

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Once upon a time, the future of mental health treatment was drugs. The advent of Prozac and whole … Read More »

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The Illicit Drug Use Going Unnoticed

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  When bringing up the subject of drug use in Australia, people’s minds often go to ‘the usual … Read More »

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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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