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Teens Who Use Drugs More Likely To Carry Guns, Study Finds

By Brent McCluskey

According to a decade-long survey, teenagers who use drugs and alcohol are more likely to engage in more violent behaviors like fighting and carrying guns. MORE  

Divorced or Separated Women Report Higher Stress and More Drug Use Than Men

By Victoria Kim

Women who had ended their marriages reported higher levels of drug and alcohol use as a means to relieve stress. MORE  

Drug, Alcohol and Tobacco Use Among Teens In Decline

By Paul Gaita

The annual SAMHSA survey found that rates of use for most substances have dropped significantly, though most Americans are still not getting treatment. MORE  

U.S. Justice Department Says Molly Use Has Declined

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite wreaking havoc at concerts across the country, fewer people have reported taking the drug. MORE  

Fewer Colorado Teens View Pot As Dangerous, Survey Says

By McCarton Ackerman

While fewer teens view pot as harmful, fewer teens are also smoking it. MORE  

Number of Drug Users In United Kingdom Jumps To 2.7 Million

By McCarton Ackerman

A new survey has revealed a significant rise in the use of various illicit drugs despite an overall drop in recent years. MORE  

Survey Shows 1 in 6 Unemployed Workers Addicted To Drugs

By McCarton Ackerman

The reported number is double that of employed workers, though the real number might actually be higher. MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 19, 2013

By Bryan Le

Dating in middle school linked to drug use, FedEx pays up for delivering smuggled cigarettes, and drunk Beth Ditto arrested, yelling "Obama!" MORE  

What's Your Life in Recovery Like?

By Hunter R. Slaton

You have until December 31 to participate in Faces & Voices of Recovery's survey about what life is like after alcohol and drugs. MORE  

US Spending Isn't Winning the War on Drugs

By Bryan Le

A stark chart shows how $545 billion spent on the War on Drugs over 40 years has failed to drive down drug use. MORE  

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