Drug Use

Andrew Garfield Gets Incredibly Frank About His Recreational Drug Use

The actor admits to smoking weed and taking hallucinogens<p>Andrew Garfield has opened up about his recreational drug use, giving an incredibly frank …

Andrew Garfield

Yet Another Nation Is Moving to Decriminalize All Drug Use

<b>(</b><b>ANTIMEDIA</b><b>)</b> <i>Oslo, Norway —</i> Norway is the latest country to move toward decriminalizing drugs and promoting addiction treatment rather than punishing …

Store Installs Special Lighting to Deter Drug Use

Have you heard about this special lighting to deter drug use? If not, check out this Sheetz! Or rather, take a look at this measure one …

Cannabis

Study: Teens In Colorado Using Less Pot

<b>DENVER (CBS4)</b>– A new survey by the federal government found that teenagers living in Colorado are using less marijuana.<p>The study found that nine …

Cannabis Legalization

Gas Station Hopes Blue Lights In Bathroom Can Deter Drug Use

<b>NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (AP) —</b> A Pennsylvania gas station is testing whether blue lights in bathrooms can discourage drug use by making it difficult for …

ANZ fires staff for sexual harassment, drug use

by James Frost<p>ANZ has sacked an offshore banker for sexual harassment and reminded staff that illegal activity in their private lives can put their …

Fairfax Media

While Militancy Made News, Drug Abuse Quietly Rose in Kashmir

Drug addiction is a bigger challenge than militancy in Jammu & Kashmir today, the state’s director general of police, Shesh Paul Vaid, told a news …

Jammu and Kashmir

Internet Addiction Can Change the Brain as Dramatically as Drug Use

Is it true that internet addiction changes the brain as much as cocaine or heroine? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora <i>-</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Michelle Roses, MS Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling, on …

Sherlock Holmes

What is Lil Peep’s Cause of Death? Cryptic Instagram Pictures and Videos Show Drug Use

Lil Peep died from a suspected overdose on Wednesday, according to the <i>Guardian</i>, but his official cause of death was not immediately known. Some fans …

Lil Peep

Mum covered six-year-old daughter's face to stop her seeing 'drug use' on the way home from school

A mum claims she had to cover her daughter’s face on the way home from school to prevent her seeing what she believes was drug use in the street.<p>The …

News (Wales)

Arrow Stars Preview 'The Dragon's' Debut, 'Tragic' Climax to Dig's Drug Use

Why stop at four Big Bads when you can have five?<p><i>Arrow</i>‘s considerable roster of Season 6 foes gains a new member this Thursday (The CW, 9/8c) when</i> …

Celebrity News

Dutch Youtubers Take Drugs on Camera and Document Their Effects for Viewers

Drugslab, an educational YouTube Channel funded by a public broadcaster in the Netherlands, has been accused of glamorizing drug use by having three …

Weird

Crack is back: What's driving the drug's latest surge

• <b>Recent reports suggest crack cocaine use is on the rise.</b>• <b><br>The price of crack has fallen 13% since 2007, and is now more readily available.</b>• <b><br>Youth unemployment and cuts to social services have driven the rise of the drug.</b><p>There have long been scare stories about drugs so we need to be careful when …

Human Geography

New Iran law set to radically decrease executions

Iran’s new law for combating drugs will be implemented beginning Nov. 14. The law — passed by the Reformist majority parliament and approved by the …

Iran

Ecstasy use on the rise in south Flintshire, say police

An increase in ecstasy usage has been reported in South Flintshire.<p>An operation is being run in the area by the local policing team targeting drug …

News (Wales)

The Trump Era Calls For An Honest Conversation About Drug Use

And HuffPost is partnering with the Global Drug Survey to help facilitate it.<p>Amid growing nationwide concern around the opioid crisis, President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions have repeatedly touted one of their favored approaches to the issue of drug use: Tell people not to use …

News (U.S.)

Josh Gordon says he took shots, got high before games

Just how bad were Josh Gordon’s substance abuse issues? So bad that he says he would take shots of alcohol and/or get high before all of his NFL …

NFL

TSB says pilots should be tested for alcohol and drug use to prevent crashes

VANCOUVER -- The airline industry and Transport Canada should develop a program requiring pilots to be tested for drugs and alcohol, the …

Aviation

If your child asks if you smoked pot, the best answer is the truth

Here’s something parents wouldn’t expect.<p>When it comes to smoking, drinking alcohol and trying marijuana — the most commonly used substances in early …

News (U.S.)

Shocking extent of Merseyside schoolkids' drug problem laid bare

The shocking scale of Merseyside’s drug problem among school kids was laid bare by new statistics - with one in four under 15s having taken drugs at …

West Midlands

This Is How Drinking, Drug Use, And Smoking Among Young People Have Changed In The Last 30 Years

TL;DR: Young people are more sensible than they used to be.

The number of Brummie youngsters drinking, taking drugs or smoking

A quarter of all children aged 11 to 15 in the West Midlands have taken drugs at least once.<p>An estimated 82,929 pupils in the region, or 25% of the …

West Midlands

An Effort to Stop Student Drug Use That Starts With a Simple Conversation at School

« Trump Declares Opioid Abuse a Public Health Emergency. It's a Crisis for Schools, Too | Main<p>| No comments<p>An intervention that was originally …

Opioid Crisis

Ravens' Jimmy Smith denies ex-girlfriend's allegations of drug use and domestic violence in custody dispute

A child custody dispute between Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith and the mother of their 3-year-old boy includes allegations of illegal drug use and …

Crime

Just Say No to Opioids? Ads Could Actually Make Things Worse

In declaring the opioid epidemic a public health emergency last week, President Trump promised that the federal government would start “a massive advertising campaign to get people, especially children, not to want to take drugs in the first place.” But past efforts to prevent substance abuse …

Sustained Alcohol Use Increases Vulnerability to Cocaine Addiction

The 'gateway drug' hypothesis has its basis in the brain.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Drugs, Marijuana & Movies<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>Two elements …

Addiction

Deadly myths of the opioid epidemic

President Trump’s declaration that opioid abuse is a public-health emergency is sparking debate about addiction. Tragically, myths and misinformation …

Chris Christie

NFL conditionally reinstates Josh Gordon; can return to practice Nov. 20

Shutdown Corner<p>Josh Gordon has again been conditionally reinstated by the NFL, nearly three years after he last played a game.<p>The 26-year-old has …

Sashi Brown

Study: Cannabis users have more sex - The Cannifornian

Regular marijuana users have about 20 percent more sex than abstainers, according to a new study from researchers at Stanford University.<p>The study …

Cannabis

Andy Cohen Calls Kathy Griffin's Accusations of Drug Use '100% False'

Andy Cohen says he is “completely stunned” by Kathy Griffin‘s claims that the talk show host offered her drugs on multiple occasions.<p>Cohen responded …

Donald Trump