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Opioid Addiction presents itself as an epidemic, especially in the US. Why does a clinical method of pain relief cause, on average, 130 Americans to die each day? Let us explore the foundations of drug addiction. … Read moreOpioid Addiction: Willpower or Susceptibility?
Marijuana legalisation is controversial, but this latest piece of research shows more reasons for the plant’s … Read moreCan Marijuana Help Sickle Cell Patients?
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The war against drugs has been raging for decades, with the cannabis trade still posing a problem … Read moreThe War Against Drugs: Could Legalisation be a Solution?