drug abuse

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Georgians Urged To Turn In Unused Medications

Federal authorities are urging Georgians to drop off their expired, unused and unwanted pills to help combat prescription drug abuse.


Report finds majority of people who abuse prescription drugs get them from friends or relatives. (Getty Images)

Friends Common Source Of Abused Prescription Meds

Majority of people who abuse prescription painkillers get the drugs for free from friends or relatives.


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Officials Launch “Generation Rx” Campaign To Help Youth With Drug Abuse

State officials and lawmakers have launched a campaign aimed at addressing the issue of prescription drug abuse among teenagers in the state.


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Traces Of Cocaine Found In Whitney’s Hotel Room

LOS ANGELES (AJC/AP)-Investigators found cocaine in the Beverly Hills hotel room where Whitney Houston was found drowned on Feb. 11, according to a TMZ report Friday. The entertainment site, referencing police documents, said authorities recovered […]


Mario's Mommy Melodrama

Mario has been charged with assaulting his mom at their home in Baltimore.