Heavy Drug Use Prevailing in Pacific Nations

Heavy Drug Use Prevailing in Pacific Nations

Heavy Drug Use Prevailing in Pacific Nations

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Heavy Drug Use Prevailing in Pacific Nations The heavy drug use in the areas of Australia and New Zealand is affecting the smaller Pacific Nations negatively. As drug traffickers transport through the area to reach others that pay high prices for illegal substances like cocaine, an increase in addiction, corruption, and violence has been noted. […]

Australia Has a Serious Addiction Problem

Australia Has a Serious Addiction Problem

Australia Has a Serious Addiction Problem

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Australia Has a Serious Addiction Problem Addiction is defined as the act of being addicted to a specific substance or behavior. In psychology, addiction is defined as “a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory, and related circuitry.” (American Society of Addiction Medicine, 2018). This is further characterized by an inability to abstain with […]

Who Uses Illicit Drugs in Australia?

Drug Use New Zealand: Wastewater Shares Shocking Tale

Drug Use New Zealand: Wastewater Shares Shocking Tale

Drug Use New Zealand: Wastewater Shares Shocking Tale

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Drug Use New Zealand: Wastewater Shares Shocking Tale Wastewater testing is not uncommon, but the findings for drug use in New Zealand are still shocking. Whether it is meth found in Northland, MDMA in Christchurch, or cocaine in Auckland, a drug problem truly exists. The results of a testing of the wastewater from November 2018 […]

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