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Study: Scant evidence medical marijuana helps many illnesses

...may be more vulnerable to its effects.___Online:JAMA: http://jama.ama-assn.orgNational Institute on Drug Abuse: http://tinyurl.com/axxzhrj___AP Medical Writer Lindsey Tanner can be reached at http://www.twitter...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-06-24/study-scant-evidence-medical-marijuan
Not For Web
JSD expects two years to implement Erin's Law

...awareness, dating violence and abuse awareness training, alcohol and drug related disabilities training, and alcohol and drug abuse education," Eric Fry, information officer for the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development said. EED...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-17/jsd-expects-two-years-implement-erins-l
Local
Alcohol, drug abuse cost Alaska's economy $1.2 B in 2010

Alcohol and drug abuse took a heavy toll on Alaska's economy...the Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Alaska Mental Health Board, and the...for 2010 attributable to alcohol and drug abuse was $1.2 billion.Costs by category...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-10-28/alcohol-drug-abuse-cost-alaskas-economy
State
Alaska Mental Health Board and Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse to hold winter meeting

...Mental Health Board and Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse will hold their winter meeting in Juneau on Monday...issues related to mental health and/or alcoholism and drug abuse. Public comment will be held between 5:30 p.m...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-02-26-2
Neighbors
Terror program: Prevention or profiling

...per day.Boston hopes to make discussions palatable by addressing radicalization in concert with domestic violence, drug abuse, gangs and other challenges. One model the city hopes to replicate is "Abdullah X," a YouTube cartoon series developed...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-21/terror-program-prevention-or-profilin
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JPD seized $2M worth of drugs last year

...Department on Thursday released its drug interdiction figures for 2013, painting a clearer picture of the latest trends in drug abuse and addiction troubling the capital city.The numbers show the amount of heroin seized decreased slightly after it...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-01-17/jpd-seized-2m-worth-drugs-last-year
Local
Across Alaska, legalization comes quietly

...combination with a 1975 state Supreme Court decision that legalized marijuana use inside homes, could open doors to drug abuse.Initiative backers promised Native leaders that communities could still have local control under certain conditions...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-25/across-alaska-legalization-comes-quietl
State | AK legislature
Pot is now legal

...combination with a 1975 state Supreme Court decision that legalized marijuana use inside homes - could open doors to drug abuse.Initiative backers promised Native leaders that communities could still have local control under certain conditions...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-23/pot-now-legal
State
Center addresses prescription drug abuse

...have gone to rehab for prescription drug abuse in the past few years. She said she never really heard about prescription drug abuse her freshman and sophomore years...themselves noticing a rise in prescription drug abuse by students, staff at the center...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051408/loc_278902018.shtml
Empire editorial: Juneau School Board made the right move

...for taking a stand against teenage drug abuse. The board voted unanimously Tuesday...community to support this cause. Drug abuse in schools has been discussed for...first battle, but the war against drug abuse among teens is far from over. Students...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082009/opi_483649462.shtml

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