Meth Addiction

Islamabad’s drug addiction - The Express Tribune

13 hours 32 min ago
Islamabad’s drug addiction  The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: “I just want to shoot myself in the head when I can't quit ice,” says 38-year-old Muneeb Hassan*. He is the eldest son of a retired bureaucrat and is ...

Cluster of California fentanyl overdoses alarms authorities - NBCNews.com

13 hours 52 min ago
Cluster of California fentanyl overdoses alarms authorities  NBCNews.com

California fentanyl overdoses in Fresno, Chico and Oroville have authorities and experts concerned about a possible new wave of opioid deaths.

As Heroin Addiction Increases, Humboldt Sees a Surge in Drug Seizures - North Coast Journal

14 hours 25 min ago
As Heroin Addiction Increases, Humboldt Sees a Surge in Drug Seizures  North Coast Journal

Just three drug busts between August and November — including one of the largest in recent history — helped push the amount of heroin seized...

What social media users and drug addicts have in common - All4Women

14 hours 29 min ago
What social media users and drug addicts have in common  All4Women

New research has found a common trait between drug addicts and social media users...

McPherson police arrest seven in sweep of two homes that yields drugs, guns - McPherson Sentinel

Wed, 2019-01-16 23:21
McPherson police arrest seven in sweep of two homes that yields drugs, guns  McPherson Sentinel

On Wednesday afternoon, McPherson City Police officers executed drug search warrants at two different homes in McPherson and arrested seven, said Robert ...

Get The Support Needed To Overcome the Burden of Addiction in Vancouver - Press Release - Digital Journal

Wed, 2019-01-16 23:13
Get The Support Needed To Overcome the Burden of Addiction in Vancouver - Press Release  Digital Journal

The new year, new you does not have to be just something we talk about at midnight before New Year's Eve, whatever addiction Vancouver men are struggling ...

Gap in addictions, mental health services placing kids in care at risk: Manitoba children's advocate - CBC.ca

Wed, 2019-01-16 19:22
Gap in addictions, mental health services placing kids in care at risk: Manitoba children's advocate  CBC.ca

Shortcomings in the sytem mean kids in the care of Child and Family Services are at "imminent risk of death and dying" from addictions, mental health issues ...

From homelessness to housing: New challenges arise for recovering meth addict from San Bernardino - San Bernardino County Sun

Wed, 2019-01-16 18:49
From homelessness to housing: New challenges arise for recovering meth addict from San Bernardino  San Bernardino County Sun

MaryAnn Padilla, 43, of San Bernardino a meth addict and schizophrenic who spent 15 years homeless on the streets of San Bernardino is now living an ...

Big Jim rides through Jackson County on his journey to raise awareness for drug addiction - WLOX

Wed, 2019-01-16 18:21
Big Jim rides through Jackson County on his journey to raise awareness for drug addiction  WLOX

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - He's riding a bike across America, not for fun or fitness, but to raise awareness of a problem that's growing in our country: the ...

'It consumed me': Houston area facility in focus as opioid overdose odds rise - KTRK-TV

Wed, 2019-01-16 18:14
'It consumed me': Houston area facility in focus as opioid overdose odds rise  KTRK-TV

For the first time in history, deaths linked to opioid overdoses are now a cause of death even higher than traffic crashes.

Pair jailed for supplying $5.25 million worth of meth to Wellington drug ring - Glenwood Guardian

Wed, 2019-01-16 18:00
Pair jailed for supplying $5.25 million worth of meth to Wellington drug ring  Glenwood Guardian

An Auckland man who supplied more than $5 million of methamphetamine to drug dealers in the Wellington region has been jailed. Geoffrey Wayne Smith ...

Man accused of stealing 200 guns from grandparents' home - KPRC Click2Houston

Wed, 2019-01-16 17:27
Man accused of stealing 200 guns from grandparents' home  KPRC Click2Houston

Five people are facing charges after 200 guns were stolen from a Deer Park home last year, according to court documents.

Your Illinois News Radar » Former Dem Senator arrested on meth possession charges - The Capitol Fax Blog

Wed, 2019-01-16 17:19
Your Illinois News Radar » Former Dem Senator arrested on meth possession charges  The Capitol Fax Blog

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019. * The Southern… Ned Mitchell, the former longtime mayor of Sesser, and another individual were arrested Tuesday afternoon on ...

La Crosse man sentenced in federal court to 5 years for meth - La Crosse Tribune

Wed, 2019-01-16 16:30
La Crosse man sentenced in federal court to 5 years for meth  La Crosse Tribune

MADISON — A man carrying more than six ounces of methamphetamine when wrestled to the ground by a La Crosse police officer was sentenced Wednesday ...

Man pleads not guilty to kidnapping - Sandusky Register

Wed, 2019-01-16 15:32
Man pleads not guilty to kidnapping  Sandusky Register

William Robertson, 46, allegedly forced a person to drive him to Mansfield, so he could escape from the authorities searching for him. PORT CLINTON — A Port ...

Push for local rehab to take on addiction - The West Australian

Wed, 2019-01-16 15:00
Push for local rehab to take on addiction  The West Australian

Plans for a drug and alcohol rehabilitation centre in Albany appear to be moving forward, with the organisation responsible for the plan set to meet a third ...

Their Story: Wildfire evacuee grapples with meth addiction and homelessness - Kamloops Matters

Wed, 2019-01-16 14:58
Their Story: Wildfire evacuee grapples with meth addiction and homelessness  Kamloops Matters

Stigmatization is one of the barriers for individuals stuck in the cycle of addiction and for family members seeking support for themselves and their loved ones.

CAROLINA PUBLIC PRESS: Autopsy says meth killed jail inmate - The Cherokee Scout

Wed, 2019-01-16 13:53
CAROLINA PUBLIC PRESS: Autopsy says meth killed jail inmate  The Cherokee Scout

Murphy – An autopsy released by the N.C. Office of the Medical Examiner says Joshua Shane Long's death last summer, after he was held in the Cherokee ...

Beautiful Boy review – precious tale of addiction woe - The Guardian

Wed, 2019-01-16 12:00
Beautiful Boy review – precious tale of addiction woe  The Guardian

Steve Carell and Timothée Chalamet play a real-life father and son in this insufferable, memoirs-based drugs drama.

Youth substance abuse on the rise - KMVT

Wed, 2019-01-16 10:45
Youth substance abuse on the rise  KMVT

More than 7000 Idaho high school girls used prescription drugs without a doctors prescription in 2017, according to the Idaho Youth Risky Behavior survey.