Drug addiction in Global Research

UN warning about heroine use in Europe

2017.07.04

Opiates, with heroine leading the list, are responsible for 70% of negative effects on health from drug use. On a global scale, between 2012 - 2015, deaths from overdose of this substance increased 119%. ...

Marijuana lowers enthusiasm for university

2017.05.12

Students who start smoking marijuana at high school get bad grades and are less likely to go to university. This is what say experts at the University of Waterloo, who have investigated the effect ...

Psychedelic drugs could lower the risk of suicide

2017.05.03

Psychedelic drugs decrease suicidal thoughts, a new study claims. A four-year study by researchers in Canada found female sex workers were far less likely to consider taking their own lives after taking drugs like ...

They go to dentist so they can get high later

2017.01.19

One does not usually associate the dentist's office with someone getting high. But, for an increasing number of Americans who go to the dentist to get their wisdom teeth pulled, this is where they ...