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Brain Damage Caused By Meth Looks a Lot Like Schizophrenia

By John Lavitt

Australian researchers found that meth caused the same structural damage seen in the brains of schizophrenics. MORE  

Survivor Frontman's Autopsy Reveals Drugs A Factor In Death

By Brent McCluskey

Jimi Jamison's death was "partially" caused by methamphetamine use. MORE  

Antibody Therapy Shows Promise in Blunting Addict's High

By Victoria Kim

A new antibody medication could prevent an addict's ability to actually get high. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Nov. 7, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Phil Rudd gets meth and weed charges in murder-for-hire plot, legal weed petition submitted in Missouri, and Maryland teen too drunk to carry out mass shooting. MORE  

Prepubescent Drug Dealer Highlights Australia’s Growing Meth Problem

By Paul Gaita

Not only is meth use on the rise in Australia, but addicts are becoming younger. MORE  

Toys "R" Us Sells ‘Breaking Bad’ Figurines That Come With Bags of Meth, Cash

By Brent McCluskey

A Florida mother and fan of the show has started a campaign to have the toy store chain remove the figures from their shelves. MORE  

United Nations Says Illegal Meth Manufacturing Is Spreading

By John Lavitt

Meth manufacturing has spread in developing countries thanks to lax government regulation and minimal police intervention. MORE  

ADHD Drug May Help Curb Meth Addicts' Cravings

By Victoria Kim

Replacing meth with ADHD drugs may be the same as nicotine replacement or using methadone to treat heroin addicts. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Oct. 1, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Michael Phelps 'deeply sorry' for DUI arrest, man on drugs drowns dog with a bowling ball, and smuggler busted at airport with cocaine in shoes. MORE  

Voyeuristic Chinese Men Pay to Watch Girls Do Meth

By Bryan Le

A report by Vice exposed Chinese men paying to watch working girls do meth. But the problem runs much deeper than that. MORE  

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