Laurie Stracke

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Sisters battle heroin addiction in jail

Stephanie received a year-long scholarship at an addiction recovery home for women called The Mercy House in Richmond, VA. But it's unclear if she'll …

Controversial Portland program uses marijuana and kratom to treat opioid addiction

Arron Veysey credits marijuana, kratom and Roxanne Gullikson with helping him quit an opioid habit that was ruining his life.<p>“She basically saved my …

Drug Addiction

10 Facts About History's Greatest Pandemic We Often Get Wrong

It wasn't Spanish.<p>This year marks the 100th anniversary of the great influenza pandemic of 1918.<p>Between 50 and 100 million people are thought to have …

Queen Elizabeth Reveals Rare Secrets From Her Coronation Ceremony

For the first time since her coronation in June 1953, Queen Elizabeth II is sharing rare details of the event in a new documentary airing on BBC …

Queen Elizabeth II

Noise pollution causes chronic stress in birds, health consequences for young

A male Western Bluebird. Photo by Dave KeelingBirds exposed to the persistent noise of natural gas compressors show symptoms remarkably similar to …

Natural Gas

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Quit-smoking drug suspected in 30 suicides in Canada

Champix is suspected of playing a major role in the deaths of 44 patients — 30 of them by suicide — since the popular stop-smoking drug was approved …

Suburbs and the New American Poverty

More people with low incomes now live outside of cities, and some areas are ill-equipped to deal with the influx of the poor.<p>NORCROSS, Ga.—Every weekday around 3:15 p.m., a big, yellow school bus stops on Pelican Drive outside Norcross Extended Stay, near the intersection with Best Friend …

Urban Design