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Yet another study (there have been many) shows that methadone replacement therapy for opioid addicts can lower HIV and hepatitis infection rates. The latest study, published in the British medical journal The Lancet, was carried out in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, where methadone…

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The number of opioid-addicted newborns in Florida, like heroin and hydrocodone, has increased more than 10-fold since 1995, says a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). And the soaring 10-fold increase “far exceeds the three-fold increase observed nationally,”…

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If you’re a typical, modern American woman, or even any woman almost anywhere, you’ve likely been taught from birth to stifle your feelings, especially around men. You’ve been told, and probably have come to believe, that your deeply felt feminine intuitions are suspect and your emotions are…

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The rate of babies being born in Canada’s province of Ontario suffering from opioid withdrawal has soared to more than 15 times what it was 20 years ago. Newborn withdrawal, called neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), grew in Ontario from about 0.3 per 1,000 live births in 1992 to 4.3 per 1,000…

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A law in Tennessee that can send mothers to prison for giving birth to a drug-dependent baby has claimed its first victim. Jamillah Falls, a 30-year-old heroin addict, is now in jail and her infant daughter is a ward of the state. Falls was arrested a week after giving birth to a heroin-dependent…

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The New Jersey State Supreme Court has acquitted a young mother of child abuse and neglect after her newborn infant exhibited symptoms of methadone withdrawal. The unanimous ruling by the State's six Supreme Court Justices has reversed an earlier appellate court decision that the mother was guilty…

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Although the total number of Americans taking prescription opioid painkillers has gone down a little over the past 5 years, those taking the drugs are taking more of them in higher doses and for longer periods of time, says a new study. Complicating this situation is an even more dangerous…

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According to a 2011 White House study, nearly one out of every five driver fatalities in 2009 – 18 percent to be exact – involved “drugged driving,” the term that describes the growing epidemic of drug-impaired driving, similar to “drunk driving” for alcohol impairment. The latest…

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Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders may affect up to 5 percent of U.S. children There is a new report out this month that suggests that as many as one in 20 U.S. children may have health or behavioral problems related to alcohol exposure before birth. Especially these days, when "everyone knows" not…

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How a street cat named Bob saved James Bowen from a lonely, hopeless life of addiction From the mid-90s to the mid-2000s, James Bowen was a homeless heroin addict scratching out a living of sorts on the rough streets of London. James managed to keep himself alive as a “busker”, a street…

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