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Sunday, Jan 26, 2020

Drug addiction

Nov 17, 2019 11:30
According to a recent study, social interaction could constitute a valuable component in the treatment of substance use disorders by reducing the salience of the drug. read more
Oct 29, 2019 23:21
RTI data shows that of about 10,000 patients detected with the disease since 2014, over 3,000 have contracted it in just eight months till August this year read more
Oct 24, 2019 00:52
Other UTs such as Delhi fare comparatively better with 248 medical officials for nearly 15,161 prisoners, which means that each officials looks after around 61 inmates read more
Oct 20, 2019 07:05
Two Cameroonians and two people from Niger were among those rescued, she said. There were also four children at the school. read more
Oct 01, 2019 05:35
Herbert Kleber looked at addiction as a medical condition, not a moral failure. read more
Sep 12, 2019 10:53
The centre, Haryana’s first de-addiction centre in a government-run hospital, is mandated to have 10 beds for patients dealing with substance abuse, among other facilities such as space for cooking and ventilation. read more
Jul 17, 2019 11:19
The opioid-based Tramadol tablet is a ‘Schedule H’ drug under the NDPS Act and used as a painkiller, and can be sold only on prescription. A strip of 10 Tramadol tablets costs Rs 56 and the same is sold to drug abusers for Rs 500-600. read more
Jul 04, 2019 23:53
The members asked the government to draft stronger laws to punish peddlers and tackle the drugs crisis. read more
Jun 26, 2019 14:53
Majority of children rescued by child rights authorities across the state is into drug abuse. The kids are being trapped by other youths for easy money. read more
Jun 26, 2019 12:04
Dr Shailendra Singh Chaudhary, associate professor, social and preventive medicine at SN Medical College of Agra clarified that drug abuse and addiction were two different conditions. read more
Jun 26, 2019 11:18
Figures made available by them for the year 2018-19 reveal that while in the last one year, only 365 addicts with a monthly salary of up to Rs 5,000 came for de-addiction. read more
May 30, 2019 17:27
Safe Society, an NGO, is engaged in rehabilitating runaway children and those into rag-picking and unauthorised vending at Gorakhpur railway station, home to hundreds of such vulnerable children and youths. read more
Apr 19, 2019 09:09
A nasal spray of ‘love hormone’ oxytocin may help treat alcohol use disorder, according to a study. read more
Apr 07, 2019 02:26
The bikes were in turn used to snatch valuables and mobile phones of commuters, said police. The accused were identified as Rahul Chauhan of Mainpuri, UP and Rahul Kumar of Rajpura, MP. read more
Mar 05, 2019 03:22
The three were arrested in connection with the 1.8-kg seizure of Methadone, worth \u20B925 lakh in the international market, police said on Monday. read more