Alcohol Misuse on the Rise in Australia and New Zealand

Illegal Drugs Spreading Across Australia

Illegal Drugs Spreading Across Australia

Illegal Drugs Spreading Across Australia

Alternative Treatment, Articles, Australia, Education, International, Treatment, Understanding Addiction

Illegal Drugs in Australia There are several areas of Australia that are very remote. Even though these areas seem cut off from the general world, illegal drugs still seemingly find their way into the furthest of regions. How is this possible? Many are smuggled in according to police. Particularly by flight attendants and on planes. […]

Pill Testing Mandatory at New Zealand Music Festivals

Pill Testing Mandatory at New Zealand Music Festivals

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Pill Testing at Music Festivals New Zealand has a new plan that offers an interesting take on drug use, especially at music festivals. This plan comes on the heels of several overdoses at Australia’s music festivals. Though Australia is currently refusing to discuss the plan, New Zealand believes strongly in the idea. The basic plan […]

Monkey Dust: A New Danger for Australians

Monkey Dust: A New Danger for Australians

Monkey Dust: A New Danger for Australians

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What is Monkey Dust? While monkey dust may sound like a children’s cereal, it is actually a powerful, new, and dangerous drug that has recently been found in Australia. Specifically, monkey dust is MDPV or 3,4-methylenedioxypyrovalerone. This falls into the same chemical category as bath salts or synthetic cathinones. MDPV has effects much like cocaine […]

Australian Ecstasy Use Increases In High Schoolers

Australian Ecstasy Use Increases In High Schoolers

Australian Ecstasy Use Increases In High Schoolers

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Australian Ecstasy Use Increases In High Schoolers High school is tough. Teenagers have to deal with a tough study load, changing bodies, and social media issues that are growing each and every day. In Australia, an even bigger threat is present. The proportion of Australian high school students who are using ecstasy has more than […]

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