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Contain, control or endure drug use on San Francisco streets?

Contain, control or endure drug use on San Francisco streets?

… platform of opening a safe injection facility — so far the only one in North America. … Vancouver concluded law enforcement wouldn’t stop addiction.
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RSA Honors CPN Chief Lorenzo Leggio

The Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) has announced that Lorenzo Leggio, M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc., will receive the 2016 Early Career Investigator Award. Dr. Leggio is Chief of the Section on Clinical Psychoneuroendocrinology and Neuropsychopharmacology (CPN), a joint laboratory of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) and the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA).  (Sourc
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‘Black box’ addiction warnings added to common prescription painkillers

US health regulators will add their strongest warning labels to prescription painkillers, such as Vicodin and Percocet, to stem the epidemic of opioid abuse. The Food and Drug Administration revealed plans to add a ‘black box’ warning to all immediate-release prescription opioid painkillers – which includes nearly 175 branded and generic drugs. Those medications are among the most commonly prescr
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How Pokemon May Be an Example of a Technologica…

The ‘crunch’ has replaced the ‘situp’ for most purposes because of concerns about lower back injury and that situps may be less effective than crunches for abdominal strengthening, although this is not accepted by every authority. With the crunch, the lower back stays on the ground and you raise the shoulders while contracting the abdominals muscles. Crunches take many forms inclu
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Does gender moderate the relationship between polydrug use and sexual risk‐taking among Australian secondary school students under 16 years of age?

ConclusionsFor girls, polydrug use was significantly associated with unprotected sex after adjusting for a range of risk factors, and this relationship was non‐significant for boys. Future prevention programs for adolescent risky sexual behaviour and polydrug use might benefit from a tailored approach to gender differences.[Chan G, Kelly A, Hides L, Quinn C, Williams J. Does gender moderate the
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