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Drug Use/Abuse

Teens with ADHD at Higher Risk for Drug Abuse

February 17, 2013 Dave 0

A large new study suggests another reason why jailing some of us for drug use is unjust. Millions of kids are diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). For boys it’s about 12% and for […]

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Community Health

Attorney General Holder Is Put on Pot Spot

February 10, 2013 Dave 0

Three days ago former Democratic Congressman Patrick Kennedy blasted the States of Washington and Colorado for their adoption of laws legalizing marijuana in a letter urging Attorney General Eric Holder to take swift legal action […]

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Drug Use/Abuse

Why Kids Are Dumb

February 1, 2013 Dave 0

In a previous post I suggested that 26 might be a minimum age when we would allow young adults to choose to use psychoactive drugs.   A fellow blogger wrote to me to ask why such […]