Crack Cocaine: How Addictive Is It?

Crack cocaine: How addictive is it?
Ever since Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted to having smoked crack cocaine, various city councillors and media observers have publicly advised him to seek drug counselling. But in a CNN interview that aired Nov. 18, Ford continued to stand by his … Read more on CBC.ca


Mayor Rob Ford's staff saw him drunk, doing drugs and with suspected
Ford has admitted he smoked crack cocaine and has bought illegal drugs since becoming mayor but insists he's “absolutely not” an addict. He says … Staff frequently gave advice – to get checked for diabetes, for example – and the mayor routinely … Read more on Globalnews.ca

Poulsbo police turn to social media to fight town's heroin problem
Around 1.8 million deaths were attributable to the use of alcohol (26 percent of all drug-related deaths), and illicit drugs (heroin, cocaine and amphetamines) caused approximately 223,000 deaths (only 3 percent of all drug-related deaths). … It is … Read more on KOMO News