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Nicotine Vaccine Could Help Smokers Kick the Habit

By Brent McCluskey

The vaccine deprives the brain of nicotine, thereby eliminating the high caused by tobacco. MORE  

Tobacco Plants Hold Key To Ebola Virus Cure ZMapp

By Brent McCluskey

With the recent death of Thomas Duncan in Texas, the need for the experimental drug has grown exponentially. MORE  

Tobacco Plants Are Key in Containing Ebola Outbreak

By Victoria Kim

A new, experimental plant-based treatment has saved the lives of five infected patients, including two Americans. MORE  

Irish Orphans Used As 'Drug Guinea Pigs' In 1930s, Unveiled Records Show

By McCarton Ackerman

The records surfaced at the same time a mass grave at one of the testing sites was recently discovered. MORE  

China To Drug Test 170 Million Children

By John Lavitt

Teachers were caught secretly drugging kindergarten kids with an outdated flu vaccine, triggering blanket testing of the communist nation's entire child population. MORE  

Cocaine Vaccine Eats Up Drug "Like Pac-Man"

By McCarton Ackerman

A vaccine which builds up immunity to the drug has been used successfully on monkeys. MORE  

Heroin Vaccine Shows Promise

By Chrisanne Grise

A heroin-blocking vaccine has proven effective in rats and is ready for human clinical trials. MORE  

Alcoholism Vaccine Is in the Works

By McCarton Ackerman

The "vaccine" would induce hangover symptoms after just one sip of alcohol. But is it just another quick fix? MORE  

Morning Roundup: December 20, 2012

By Chrisanne Grise

Europe toughens cigarette warning labels, fruit flies help scientists study addiction, and Twilight actor Bronson Pelletier busted with meth and cocaine. MORE  

Morning Roundup: November 6, 2012

By Bryan Le

The prospect of pot tourism could influence states' legalization votes, lieutenant to Sinaloa cartel leader Guzman arrested, and vodka/sun combo sparks liquor store inferno. MORE  

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