The AMA Wants to Ban Prescription Drug Ads

The AMA Wants to Ban Prescription Drug Ads

In the near future, where you’re watching the big game or your favorite daytime show, you’ll notice that something is missing during the commercial break: ads for prescription drugs. If one of the doctors’ largest lobbying group doctors has its way, we’ll soon see an end to the smiling faces promoting the newest erectile dysfunction pill. The American Medical Association …

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$100k for the Best Addiction Research App

$100k for the Best Addiction Research App

Looking for a way to make $100,000 and help battle addiction at the same time? The National Institute on Drug Abuse just announced a contest for app developers (amateurs and professionals alike) to develop mobile applications for future addiction research. By using Apple Inc.’s ResearchKit framework, the apps are to be designed for use in future clinical research studies to …

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Macklemore Performs New Song About Drug Addiction

Macklemore Performs New Song About Drug Addiction

Seattle’s favorite social activist/hip hop duo are back with a new song. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis debuted the new song “Kevin” at the American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday. The Grammy winning duo were joined by the up and coming gospel and soul singer Leon Bridges, as well as a full ensemble. Crafted around the growing dangers …

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Alex Reyes Suspended 50 Games - Busch Stadium - St. Louis Cardinals

Alex Reyes Suspended 50 Games for Marijuana

St. Louis Cardinals prospect Alex Reyes has been given a 50-game suspension for the 2016 season after testing positive for marijuana. This is Reyes’ second drug violation with marijuana. According to baseball reporter Jesse Sanchez, Alex Reyes released his statement earlier this month. The St. Louis Cardinals Minor League also issued a notice of Reyes’ suspension online. As Reyes stated …

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Charlie Sheen Tales of ‘Roid Rage, Addiction, and Alcoholism

Charlie Sheen Tales of ‘Roid Rage, Addiction, and Alcoholism

The world is buzzing about Charlie Sheen’s recent TODAY Show exclusive with Matt Lauer. Sheen, who is 50 and known for his addiction struggles and stints in rehab, revealed that he has been HIV Positive for at least four years. Much of the conversation focused on Sheen’s diagnosis and included a segment with his doctor, Robert Huizenga, MD who is …

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Scott Disick Still in Rehab

Scott Disick: Still in Rehab

Even though photos of Scott Disick have been circulating as of late, don’t worry. He’s still in rehab. Lucky for him, he doesn’t have to stay there 24 hours a day. The reality star was photographed with Kris Jenner at a restaurant. His Instagram profile was also updated with photos of him boarding a private jet and driving a beautiful …

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