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Study finds peak months for college students’ 1st drug use

Parents worried that their college-bound children might succumb to the temptations of campus life may want to take note of a new analysis that found that students tend to experiment with specific types of drugs for the first time during certain times of year.

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ST. JOHNSBURY, VT - FEBRUARY 06: Drugs are prepared to shoot intravenously by a user addicted to heroin on February 6, 2014 in Vermont. (Spencer Platt, Getty Images)
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Heroin survey – How has the epidemic impacted you?

The numbers are frightening. For five straight years, the number of heroin deaths in New Jersey has risen. It's everywhere, from inner cities to central Jersey suburbs to small towns in Warren County.

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ST. JOHNSBURY, VT - FEBRUARY 06: Drugs are prepared to shoot intravenously by a user addicted to heroin on February 6, 2014 in Vermont. (Spencer Platt, Getty Images)
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White House launches initiative to combat heroin use

The White House is launching a new $5 million initiative to combat heroin use and trafficking of the drug, particularly in states along the East Coast.

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Bill would establish drug prevention program for students

For some kids the transition from middle school to high school is very stressful and unfortunately, many start abusing drugs and alcohol when they get to high school. Assemblywoman Betty Lou DeCroce (R-Parsippany) is sponsoring a bill (A-413) to establish a statewide substance abuse prevention grant program for eighth-graders.

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Drug Use Increases Among People Over 50 [AUDIO]

We've made a great deal of progress when it comes to drug use among 12 to 17-year-olds in the United States, but it is skyrocketing among those over the age of 50.

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New Poll Suggests Marijuana Use is a Civil Matter

A new poll shows that a majority of New Jersey voters believe people caught with small amounts of marijuana should pay a fine but not go to prison.

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Teens No Longer Believe Marijuana is Dangerous, Researchers Say

Teenagers' perception of the dangers of marijuana has fallen to the lowest level in more than 20 years, a new study says, prompting federal researchers to warn that already high use of the drug could increase as more states move to legalize it.

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New Candy Designer Drug Hits The Streets In NJ [AUDIO]

A new designer drug that is often mixed with candy has made its way to the East Coast and its been linked to teen overdoses across the country.

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Helping NJ’s Drug Overdose Victims

A measure that’s designed to increase medical attention for drug overdose victims in Jersey is advancing.

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Is Drug Addiction a Disease? [POLL]

Deminski and Doyle are discussing the issue of drug addiction. Yesterday, Governor Chris Christie mentioned at his Town Hall meeting, when speaking about the tragic death of  Whitney Houston, that drug use is a disease.

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