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Minnesota Bill Would Ban All Unapproved Synthetic Drugs

By Bryan Le

A proposed law would ban all ingested or inhaled substances that provide illicit drug-like effects unless they are FDA approved. MORE  

3D Printing Could Revolutionize Drugs

By Bryan Le

Downloadable, DIY drugs could soon make the idea of "controlled substances" a thing of the past. MORE  

"Old Sober" Hangover Cure is Science-Approved

By Bryan Le

Scientists say the legendary New Orleans' noodle dish is proven to cure a hangover. MORE  

Chem Prof Advises Breaking Bad on All Things Meth

By McCarton Ackerman

U of Oklahoma's Donna Nelson is the hit show's consultant on the chemistry of meth-cooking. MORE  

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