Standard treatment for migraines normally relies on ibuprofen, lying in a dark room, and waiting for the nausea to pass. But now patients could potentially be given a dose of ketamine after a 75% succ...
It's believed she could have been a decoy for a much larger drug haul.
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The best selling author has seen some pretty wild things.
Daniel Rushing, 65, says he still eats Krispy Kreme doughnuts every other week despite the "meth" mix-up in 2015.
Plan is 'bad maths' and 'stigmatising', human rights rapporteur says
Daniel Rushing, 65, was arrested and strip-searched after the 2015 mix-up.
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Scientists have discovered that psilocybin - the psychoactive substance found in magic mushrooms - could effectively 'reset' the brain activity of people with severe depression. The small study by res...
Organisers said the body behind the trial didn't have the relevant documentation ready.
Theroux with heroin user Nate Walsh , who lives in a tent on the banks of of the Ohio river
Louis Theroux's 'Dark States - Heroin Town' documentary offered an insight into how prescription drug addiction can swiftly spiral out of control, with an alarming number residents from Huntington, We...
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Opioids, including prescription painkillers, heroin and fentanyl – a drug 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine - killed more than 33,000 people in the US in 2015, more than any year on re...
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The backbencher says that there's much to learn from Portugal when it comes to reducing drug deaths.
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An aura is a sign that a migraine is on its way.
A cubic effigy painted with the face of President Rodrigo Duterte is set on fire by activists during a rally.
Enhancing access to treatment and prevention options is the answer.
Which beer makes you burp the most?
The Philippines has seen some of its largest protests yet against President Rodrigo Duterte in recent weeks, as public scrutiny grows over recent deaths in the country's violent anti-drug campaign. Mu...
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Note to self: switch to Hobgoblin.
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It is an especially historic decision when you consider how long it took us to get here.
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"The question we're all wondering is 'where next?'"
Australian criminologist James Martin thinks so.
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Pass us the hand sanitiser.
Put down those oranges, lemons are a better natural source.
'Unanimous' expert criticism, but the plan is going ahead anyway.
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A man in Raleigh, North Carolina, said that after he awoke from "a dream" early Friday morning, he found his wife "dead on the floor" and, as he told a 911 dispatcher, "I think I did it." "I have bloo...
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The star uses marijuana to ease her cancer pain.
Behind closed doors in a big country town, a young woman cooks up a legal painkiller to produce a potentially lethal high. "Some people wake up and have breakfast. I wake up and have a shot," she says...
Five people were arrested Wednesday after meth was found inside penis-shaped candles.
Commonly prescribed asthma drugs have been found to reduce a patient's risk of developing Parkinson's disease by as much as 50% in a decade-long study. Although the study, from the Department of Glob...
“It’s kind of a cross between ‘Breaking Bad’ and a ‘Sex and the City’ case.”
Perfect for bingewatching 420 episodes of your favourite show.
The government will trial the system in Western Australia.
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Global financial markets were collapsing, and Abbott was too pissed to vote.
Charities, medical groups and politicians are voicing their displeasure at the plan.
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We have a solution that will help severely dependent people and it should no longer be ignored.
Illicit "high-strength" booze has been sold for up to 11-times the legal price.
Europeans won't be getting high on Donald Trump after all.