Keyword Results for   'drug abuse'  
Life stressors in expectant mothers could trigger neurological disorders in babies  Apr 23, 10:52 am
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that trauma, illness, alcohol or other drug abuse in expectant mothers could activate a single molecular trigger in brain cells that can go awry and activate conditions like schizophrenia, post-traumatic stress disorder or autism in their babies.
Inadequate levels of 'love hormone' associated with alcohol, drug abuse  Mar 21, 12:00 pm
Washington, March 21 (ANI): A new study has revealed that drug and alcohol addiction could be associated with poor development of the love hormone called oxytocin.
Multibillion-dollar baseball industry responsible for MLB players' widespread drug abuse: Research  Feb 15, 2:28 pm
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): The widespread use of illegal steroids by Major League Baseball (MLB) players has reportedly been fueled by an 'economy of bodily management', the free agent market and exploding television revenues.
Maradona, Ben Johnson warn youngsters about 'dangers of drug abuse'  Nov 26, 1:24 pm
Manama, Nov 26 (ANI): As Argentine football legend Diego Maradona and controversial former sprinter Ben Johnson caught up with each other on the sidelines of an event, they urged youth to stay clear of drugs in their lives.
Music concert spreads awareness among youth about drug abuse  Nov 13, 12:52 pm
New Delhi, Nov 13 (ANI): Music over the years has acted as an effective tool to create awareness.
Paris Hilton slams ex Nick Carter over relationship slur  Sep 26, 2:52 pm
Washington, Sept 26 (ANI): Paris Hilton has hit back at her ex-boyfriend Nick Carter after the Backstreet Boys star suggested that dating the reality TV socialite at the height of his drug abuse issues was a terrible idea.
Porn as addictive as alcoholism or drug abuse  Sep 23, 2:09 pm
London, Sept 23 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that people who are addicted to porn show similar brain activity to alcoholics or drug addicts.
Lamar Odom arrested for DUI of 'alcohol and drugs' in California  Aug 31, 11:38 am
Washington, August 31 (ANI): Lamar Odom, who is currently trying to patch things up with wife Khloe Kardashian after reports of his cheating and drug abuse broke out, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence "of both alcohol and drugs".
Marijuana world's top illegal drug used, study says  Aug 29, 2:29 pm
Washington, Aug. 29 (ANI): Marijuana is the most popular illegal drug used worldwide, according to the first-ever global survey of illicit drug abuse.
Pals push Lamar Odom to get help for 'drug abuse'  Aug 27, 12:52 pm
New York, August 27 (ANI): Lamar Odom's friends are coaxing him to get required help for "an unspecified drug problem".
Khloe Kardashian rants on Twitter over divorce rumors  Aug 26, 9:39 am
Washington, August 26 (ANI): Khloe Kardashian has reportedly spoken up about rumors that she and husband Lamar Odom are headed for divorce saying that she finds it tough to listen to people maligning her family as she is "too protective" about it, and added that its shameful that people are saying such things.
Is hardcore drug abuse behind Khloe-Lamar marriage being 'on the rocks'?   Aug 24, 11:08 am
Washington, August 24 (ANI): The main reason behind Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom's marriage crisis may be his hardcore drug abuse, it has been revealed.
Vulnerability to alcohol and drug abuse may begin in the womb  Aug 4, 2:18 pm
Washington, Aug 4 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a mum's high-fat, sugary diets may lead to birth of an offspring with a taste for alcohol and sensitivity to drugs.
`Glee` to address Monteith's death in third episode of upcoming season  Aug 2, 10:34 am
Washington, August 2 (ANI): Actor Cory Monteith's death will be addressed in the third episode of the new season of Glee, as the show will be touching upon the issue of drug abuse.
Coe determined to intensify war against drugs  Jul 16, 11:06 am
Johannesburg, July 16 (ANI): Vice-president of the international athletics federation (IAAF) and chairman of the British Olympic Association, Sebastian Coe is determined to intensify the war against drug abuse by athletes.
Half marathon for anti drug abuse campaign in Shimla  Jun 30, 3:16 pm
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh), June 30 (ANI): Thousands of athletes participated in a half marathon organised by the police in Shimla on Sunday with an aim to spread awareness against drug abuse.
Eminem reveals he almost died because of drug addiction  Jun 28, 5:05 pm
Melbourne, June 28 (ANI): Eminem has opened up about his prescription drug abuse issues and how he nearly died because of it, in a new documentary.
Mukherjee calls for generating awareness of deleterious effects of drug abuse  Jun 26, 3:10 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Emphasizing on the need to make a greater effort to generate awareness of the deleterious effects of drug abuse in a sustained, continuous and result oriented manner, President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said efforts should be made to develop a nationwide, community-based system of prevention that connects stakeholders at every level.
CRPF joins hands in anti-drug crusade  Jun 24, 9:07 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Treading the path of its ever resolute commitment towards facilitating the social causes to keep the promise and spirit of internal security from all menace including the drug menace, Northern Sector CRPF in synergy with the social organizations is organizing an awareness drive on the occasion of 'International Day Against Drug Abuse' on Wednesday where-in various events and activities will be organized at India Gate to promote the cause of drug free society.
Amy Winehouse died of bulimia and not from drug abuse, says brother  Jun 23, 12:05 pm
London, June 23 (ANI): Amy Winehouse's older brother Alex has claimed that it was an eating disorder and not her addictions that killed the singer two years ago.
ACC report warns of increasing illicit drug abuse in professional sports  May 20, 3:01 pm
Sydney, May 20 (ANI): The Australian Crime Commission's (ACC) Illicit Drug Data Report 2011-12 has warned of an alarming increase in the use, seizure and arrests for illicit drugs in sports, especially in football.
Heavy internet users can have withdrawal symptoms like drug abusers  Feb 18, 12:12 pm
London, February 18 (ANI): Using the internet for long periods of time can cause withdrawal symptoms similar to the 'comedown' experienced by drug users, scientists have warned.
Rats return to drinking once punishment is removed like humans do  Jan 31, 4:03 pm
Washington, January 31 (ANI): Many alcohol abusers may refrain from drinking after getting punishment-related threats, but relapse is very common when the threats of punishment fade, particularly when exposed to alcohol-associated environments (contexts).
Agassi bats for tighter anti-doping controls in 'cleanest sport' tennis  Jan 26, 6:17 pm
Sydney, Jan 26(ANI): Andre Agassi has urged the authorities to have even more tighter anti-doping controls as he reflected on his own battles with drug abuse, and the American added he feels tennis is one of the cleanest sports.
Taliban generate 70% of their income through narcotics: Rehman Malik  Nov 14, 1:28 pm
Islamabad, Nov. 14 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has said that around 70 per cent of the Taliban's income comes from managing and taxing the illicit drug business, and this nexus between opium producers, mafia and Taliban has had a detrimental impact on the security of both Pakistan and Afghanistan.