How Big Pharma gets away with selling crystal meth to children: By renaming it 'Adderall'

(NaturalNews) In a recent appearance on All In with Chris Hayes on MSNBC, drug abuse and addiction expert Carl Hart of Columbia University made a shocking claim: There isn't much difference between the demonized street drug methamphetamine (also known as meth or crystal meth) and...
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Publication date: Available online 21 September 2018Source: PlasmidAuthor(s): Xiu-Zhong Zhang, Chang-Wei Lei, Jin-Xin Zeng, Yan-Peng Chen, Zhuang-Zhuang Kang, Yu-Long Wang, Xiao-Lan Ye, Xi-Wen Zhai, Hong-Ning WangAbstractWe have identified an IncX1 plasmid named pQJDSal1 from Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Pullorum (S. Pullorum). The plasmid is 67,685 bp in size and has 72 putative genes. pQJDSal1 harbors a conserved IncX1-type backbone with predicted regions for conjugation, replication and partitioning, as well as a toxin/antitoxin plasmid addiction system. Two regions (A and B) that have not been previous...
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Psychedelic drugs show promise as a treatment for severe mental illnesses and addiction, but some believe the drugs could also benefit people without a mental health diagnosis.
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Addiction, EarlyView.
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September 21, 2018—(BRONX, NY)—Chinazo Cunningham, M.D., M.S., anAlbert Einstein College of Medicine andMontefiore Health System expert in opioid use disorder, has been selected to serve on a board advising the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on best approaches to address the nation’s opioid epidemic.
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At Health 2.0, experts and technologists explored tools for fighting physician suicide, opioid addiction, and eating disorders.
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Publication date: Available online 21 September 2018Source: Neurobiology of StressAuthor(s): C.E. Strong, Mohamed KabbajAbstractIn this review, we will discuss the safety of repeated treatments with ketamine for patients with treatment-resistant depression (TRD), a condition in which patients with major depression do not show any clinical improvements following treatments with at least two antidepressant drugs. We will discuss the effects of these treatments in both sexes at different developmental periods. Numerous small clinical studies have shown that a single, low-dose ketamine infusion can rapidly alleviate depressive...
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Many businesses are ill-equipped or unwilling to deal with opioid addiction even as it has driven up health costs and hurt productivity.
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Conditions:   Anxiety Disorders;   Mood Disorders;   Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation;   tDCS;   Stress Reduction Interventions:   Device: Active tDCS;   Other: sham tDCS;   Behavioral: MBSR Sponsors:   Centre for Addiction and Mental Health;   University of Toronto Recruiting
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Is obesity a choice? Are people just lazy or suffering from'food addiction'? Dr Akshay Jain responds to the results of a recent Medscape poll and says it's time to dispel the myths about obesity.Medscape Diabetes &Endocrinology
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