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Sugar has been branded more addictive than heroin, according to a new study.
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Prescription painkillers kill more people in US than heroin and cocaine combined, thanks to fatal overdosing, says a new analytical report.
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More than one million Afghans, aged 15 to 64, are suffering from drug addiction, an official said Wednesday.
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Mexican scientists trying to develop a vaccine to prevent heroin addiction
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Scientists have now claimed that the yearning for salt stimulates the brain like addiction to hard drugs or cigarettes.
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A new study reveals that alcohol causes much more damage to health than heroin or crack cocaine.
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Injections of active ingredient of heroin work far better than oral methadone for keeping addicts in treatment, away from illegal drugs and out of trouble.