Jammu and Kashmir
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Diseases & Conditions
Govt to introduce `National Policy on Drug Abuse`
Government will soon introduce a `National Policy on Drug Abuse` and has formed an expert committee to suggest guidelines for it.
Govt to conduct nationwide survey on drug abuse
With a view to check increasing drug abuse among youths, the government would conduct a nationwide survey on use of narcotics and take stock of s
Traumatic childhood may up risk of drug addiction
Traumatic upbringing during childhood may lead to impulsive and compulsive behaviours in adulthood, which in turn may increase risk of becoming a
`Drug abuse kills 200,000 people a year`
The United Nations has said that drug abuse worldwide kills about 200,000 people a year.
National panel to study drug abuse among children
A study to gauge the extent of drugs and substance abuse by children to be taken up, National Commission for Protection of Child Rights said.
New powerful painkiller has abuse experts worried
Injected drug linked to higher suicide risk
Caffeine use may help predict risk of drug abuse
Self-medication of anxiety tied to drug abuse
Drug abuse imperils African advances against AIDS spread: Experts
Eat smart, exercise to ease flatulence
It is caused by reasons such as overeating and other health problems.»
Top 10 ways to prevent breast cancer
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women.»
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