Rampant Drug Abuse Haunts Punjab’s Ruling Coalition

Rampant drug abuse haunts Punjab’s ruling coalition
Amritsar: Punjab has placed the Election Commission officials in a quandary following the recovery of drugs and narcotics on a daily basis. Unlike other states where political parties are accused of distributing money and alcohol as bribe to voters on poll …
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Prescription Drug Abuse Up Among U.S. Teens: Survey
TUESDAY, April 23 (HealthDay News) — The United States appears to be in the throes of a prescription drug abuse crisis among teens, with a new survey showing that 24 percent of high school students — more than 5 million kids — have abused these medications.
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Senate Committee Holds Hearing in Holyoke on Drug Abuse
(WGGB) — Addressing the drug abuse crisis across the state. Several groups gathered Monday at Providence Behavioral Health in Holyoke to hear about current prevention efforts. It’s part of the Senate Special Committee on Drug Abuse and Treatment …
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Norwalk Holds Community Forum On Heroin, Prescription Drug Abuse
NORWALK, Conn. — The Norwalk Human Services Council will host a community forum to discuss heroin and prescription drug abuse on Tuesday, April 29, from noon to 1:30 p.m.. Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling and Police Chief Thomas Kulhawik will join the …
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New teen drug use study says don't toke and drive
The results of the study are based on the statistics compiled by the National Institute on Drug Abuse for the use of drugs and alcohol by seniors in high school from 1976 through 2011. Teen use of marijuana and alcohol has declined by a minimum of 22 …
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