Egypt: Rising drug addiction rates

Rising drug addiction rates
Egyptian Gazette
Highlighting efforts currently exerted by the security agency to contain the situation, Sameh el-Kilany Director of the Anti-addiction Operation Department explained that more than 2l,000 cases of drugtrafficking have been detected since the beginning ...

Drug addiction fueling Kootenai County break-ins
Alert icon. Loading... There is no Interactive Transcript. Published on Oct 15, 2012 by KXLY. As a wave of burglaries washes across Kootenai County, authorities and drug treatment counselors alike believe meth or heroin addiction is fueling the break-ins.

Men vs. Women: Does Gender Matter in Addiction Recovery? (blog)
Drug and alcohol addiction are more prevalent among men than women. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, men are twice as likely as women to meet the criteria for drug addiction in their lifetime (though rates of ... (blog)

Do you love being in love?
Chicago Tribune
According to experts, you could be addicted to love — and we're not talking about a song by Robert Palmer, but a real problem that can cause brain reactions similar to drug addiction. "When you first meet somebody and you feel that connection and all ...

Food and Addiction: Hand Over the Chocolate and Nobody Gets Hurt
WebMD (blog)
Capsule Summary of the Science: The first chunk of new science presented in the book—based on NIH research by Dr. Nora Volkow, Director of the National Institute ofDrug Abuse — was possible through the use of unique brain scans (PET and functional ...

WebMD (blog)

Bath Salts Label Used to Disguise an Increasingly Popular Drug
The Herald |
While only time will tell if these types of calls will continue to increase, Dr. Kushner, a board-certified osteopathic family physician and addiction medicine specialist, points out that changes in federaldrug laws have helped to make selling bath ...

Bittu calls for all-party meet on drug problem
Hindustan Times
Blaming drug addiction for fewer Punjabis having the fitness to join the army, Ravneet Singh Bittu, member of parliament from Anandpur Sahib, has called for all-party meeting for a drug-free state. Over the years, the number of young Punjabis joining ...

Poisoning is now the leading cause of death from injuries in the United States
The Virginian-Pilot
“The Science of Addiction” ( provides substantial evidence that present the harmful effects of drugs mixed when alcohol and their long term consequences. One fascinating topic covered is how the ...

The Virginian-Pilot

Don't trivialise drug menace, Capt Amarinder Singh asks Badal
Hindustan Times
Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president Capt Amarinder Singh asked chief minister Parkash Singh Badal and deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday to take the issue ofdrug addiction in the state seriously and not to trivialise ...

Memorial remembers victims of prescription drug addiction - 13abc ...
A memorial was held Sunday to remember victims of prescription drug addiction.

drug addiction - The Atlantic Wire
The controversial war on drugs not only costs a lot, it has done almost nothing to curb the drug addiction rate since 1970, according to this stunning chart by ...

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