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PIL seeks HC help against drug addiction among Pune youths

Petitioner says Newsline series prompted the move

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Pune: Rising cases of drug abuse among teens

Curiosity, kick and fun—some of the factors that pull youths into their ‘first-time’.

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Pune: ‘One in five students doing drugs’

Drug addiction amongst city students is on an all-time high. Newsline attempts to examine the alarming scene.

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To draw attention to Punjab drug addiction, parents rally with son’s body

They sat on dharna with the body when police officials refused to accept a memorandum for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, written on a piece of cloth placed on his body.

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Facebook, social media addiction can trigger cocaine-like high: Study

Facebook addiction shows neural pathways similar to that of cocaine addiction.

Drug that can help cocaine users quit, avoid relapse

The drug — N-acetylcysteine — not only made lab rats resist cocaine, but also lowered their rate of relapse.

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A mystery, a mobile and a murder: This drug addict’s transformation story is unique

A drug addict receives a cellphone as a birthday present. He is intrigued because he doesn’t know who the sender is.

Mizoram plans to retire cops with alcohol, drug addiction

The issue of alcoholism has been a talking point among senior police officials.

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Families of children who died of drug addiction organise candlelight vigil

Parents of the three boys were not happy with the police investigation.

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International Day against Drug Abuse: A glimpse into the lives of drug addicts

With the single authority to oversee their welfare, the drug addicts occupy a crack in society and governance and continue to waste away.

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Avoid dictatorship at home to save kids from drugs

Parents who are reasonable and set down clear rules are most successful in preventing their children from taking to drugs, a study said.

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Experiences leave genetic stamp on brain

Research provides new insights into how experience
might produce long-term brain changes.

UK: Man mistakes crystal meth for health drink,dies after heavy consumption

A 55-year-old man in UK has died after accidentally drinking a massive overdose of liquid crystal meth worth 34,000 pounds,mistaking it for a health drink. Romano Dias from Cambridgeshire,UK was handed a bottle of what appeared to be a fruit-based drink by his daughter,who found it in a package delivered to her home. Dias was […]

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People should play proactive role in eradicating social maladies: CM

Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday called upon people to play a proactive role in weeding out social maladies like female foeticide,dowry and drug addiction from society

Compound that can block cocaine cravings identified

The compound,proven safe for humans,is undergoing further testing ahead of possible clinical trials.