Your Doctor May not Know How to Treat Addiction

Your Doctor May not Know How to Treat Addiction

If you suspect you have a drug addiction problem, the first advice generally given is that you should consult your doctor. But will he or she know how to deal with your issue? PBS News Hour reports that many doctors...
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Society has to recognize the real people and real problems behind drug addiction

Society has to recognize the real people and real problems behind drug addiction

A columnist for the Sydney Morning Herald, Australia says that society can learn lessons from the conviction of Harriet Wran, daughter of former New South Wales premier Neville Wran. In 2014, the young woman, an “Ice” addict joined two male...
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Drug Abuse Among Healthcare Workers: An Unseen Trend

Drug Abuse Among Healthcare Workers: An Unseen Trend

Healthcare professionals are supposed to follow the highest ethical standards. However, the global wave of drug abuse leaves no sector of society unscathed, particularly in America. USA Today reports that more than 100,000 people who work in healthcare are abu...
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