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Anti-Pot Crusader Passes On

By May Wilkerson

Dr. Gabriel Nahas, who first proclaimed weed "the gateway drug," leaves a hotly-disputed legacy. MORE  

Medical Marijuana Doesn't Increase Teen Drug Use

By McCarton Ackerman

Take the Fix poll on whether fear over MMJ as a gateway drug is misplaced. MORE  

"Dangerous" Energy Drinks Attacked

By Reina Berger

A leading nutritionist warns of the risks of caffeine intoxication that energy drinks carry. MORE  

Alleged Course on "Homosexuality as Gateway Drug" Brews Storm

By Will Godfrey

A "course" advertised at homophobic Baylor University in Texas would apparently have linked being gay to drug use. MORE  

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