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The government Tuesday launched a health programme for adolescents, in the age group of 10-19 years, that would target their nutrition, reproductive health and substance abuse, among other issues.
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Smoking, drinking and drug use are significantly higher among those who have psychotic disorders than among those in the general population, says a new paper.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 13:55
The use of illegal drugs among Americans in general is holding steady, but it`s surging among middle-aged baby boomers, according to report released Wednesday.
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Scientists have shown the way to developing more effective drugs for addiction with less side effects, says a study.
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Teenage victims of cyberbullying are more likely to develop symptoms of depression, substance abuse and internet addiction, a new study has revealed.
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A new study has found that repeated cocaine use increases the severity of depressive-like responses.