Posts Tagged ‘drug use’

Crack Cocaine Addiction: Crack Cocaine, Alcohol, and Toronto Mayor Rob Ford – PR Newswire (Press Release)

Crack Cocaine, Alcohol, and Toronto Mayor Rob Ford – PR Newswire (press release)Crack Cocaine, Alcohol, and Toronto Mayor Rob FordPR Newswire (press release)NEW YORK, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The following is a commentary from Stuart Kloda, MD, an Addiction Medicine physician in New York City. This past Wednesday, Toronto mayor Rob Ford has decided to seek professional help for his substance …and more »Crack Cocaine Addiction – Google News Toronto Mayor Rob Ford to take leave for rehab as new crack smoking video … – New York Daily NewsNew York Daily NewsToronto Mayor Rob Ford to take leave for rehab as new crack smoking video …New York Daily NewsRob Ford, who has been beset by scandal since reports of him smoking crack–cocaine first surfaced last May, is taking a leave of absence and will suspend his reelection campaign so he can “deal with his issues,” he said in a statement Wednesday. Ford's &# ...

Rob Ford Didn't Enter the U.S., Reports Say

...  Ford didn't enter the U.S., reports say Toronto-based immigration lawyer Evan Green said admissions of drug use — Ford has admitted smoking crack cocaine and using other drugs — can make someone inadmissible to the United States. Border officers can direct people to a U.S. immigration … Read more on YorkRegion.com'Westside' gets 16 years in federal lockup Wesley 'Westside' White, Sr., 39, of Valdosta, Georgia, was sentenced on May 5, 2014 to serve 16 years (200 months) for possession with intent to distribute more than 28 grams of crack cocaine by Senior U.S. ...

Addicts Benefit From Vancouver’s Medicinal Marijuana Dispensaries – Straight.com

Addicts benefit from Vancouver’s medicinal marijuana dispensaries – Straight.comStraight.comAddicts benefit from Vancouver's medicinal marijuana dispensariesStraight.comIn the Downtown Eastside, the Healing Tree reported that at least a fifth of its medicinal-marijuana patients are consciously using cannabis as a substitute for illicit drugs, with many more likely substituting marijuana unconsciously, and that crack …Crack Cocaine Side Effects – Google News Paul Flowers pleads GUILTY to possessing cocaine and crystal meth – Daily MailDaily MailPaul Flowers pleads GUILTY to possessing cocaine and crystal methDaily Mail'As a former chairman of Lifeline, the national drugs charity, he said he was aware of the effects of cocaine and this was a drug used to keep himself going.' Paul Flowers leaves Leeds Magistrates Court in Leeds after pleading guilty to … Flowers was …and more »Crack Cocaine Side Effects ...

Crack Cocaine Is King in Brazil: What Sao Paulo Is Doing About It – the Globe and Mail

Crack cocaine is king in Brazil: What Sao Paulo is doing about it – The Globe and MailCrack cocaine is king in Brazil: What Sao Paulo is doing about itThe Globe and MailPartly because of the proximity to supply (a vast, porous border with producing nations Colombia, Bolivia and Peru), cocaine has long dominated the drug market here; there is comparatively little use of injectable opioids such as heroin. And crack is …and more »Crack Cocaine Addiction – Google News Chrystal Hassell goes on motel crack cocaine binge and gives birth in bathtub – Daily Mail    Read more... ...

Chrystal Hassell Goes on Motel Crack Cocaine Binge and Gives Birth in Bathtub – Daily Mail

...  Hassell goes on motel crack cocaine binge and gives birth in bathtub – Daily MailDaily MailChrystal Hassell goes on motel crack cocaine binge and gives birth in bathtubDaily Mail… been taken into custody by the Department of Children and Families, and the 11-month-old has been put into foster care. Hassell, 37, also has a 16-year-old daughter who was born addicted to drugs as a result of Hassell's drug use during her pregnancy.Mother Had Baby In Motel Bathtub During Crack Cocaine Binge: PoliceHuffington PostCops: Mom on crack–cocaine binge gives birth in motel bathtubWFTV OrlandoFlorida Woman on Crack Gives Birth Chews Through Umbilical Cord With Own …Guardian Liberty VoiceNew York Daily Newsall 60 news articles »Crack Cocaine Addiction – Google News Crack cocaine is king in Brazil: What Sao Paulo is doing about it – The Globe and Mail   ...

Lives 'Left in Ruin' by Rising Tide of Depression Drugs

Lives 'left in ruin' by rising tide of depression drugs … or anti-anxiety drug, which are currently in vogue, with 16.5 million being prescribed in the UK last year, and to which around one million people are thought to be “accidentally” addicted — compared with 300,000 illegal heroin and crack cocaine … Read more on Telegraph.co.ukBook Review: 'The Last Pirate' by Tony Dokoupil According to Mr. Dokoupil, "To gross the same million dollars, a cocaine dealer needed to sell a mere thirty pounds of an odorless product small enough to fit in a backpack, while my father moved more than a ton of bulky, pungent plant matter you'd be … Read more on Wall Street JournalSan Francisco drug users bring harm reduction to the streets People who inject drugs have needle exchange – where they can get information and supplies. But there are few services specifically directed at people who use crack. And that means they are more likely to do things t ...