Archive for November, 2010

T-shirts say, “Run Johnny, Run,” but federal authorities are unable to locate the Sultan of Smoke, John Robert Boone, 67, who is wanted for a 2008 raid on his marijuana farm where the elusive entrepreneur was growing 2,400 plants in Springfield, Kentucky

Prince of Pot eludes federal authorties – Detroit substance abuse |


Researchers at McLean Hospital in Boston, in a small study, have suggested that teens who smoke marijuana before the age of 16 have a higher risk of long-term brain damage than those who start later in life.

Marijuana and teen brains don’t mix suggests a study – Detroit substance abuse |

A 14 year old girl with Down syndrome was found living in a trailer with her dead mother for nine days in Chilliwack, British Columbia reported CTV News Nov. 11, 2010.

Girl with Down’s Syndrome found living with her dead mother – Detroit substance abuse |

Hyper-texting and hyper-networking poses a fresh health risk for teens say researchers who reported their findings at the American Public Health Association’s 138th Annual Meeting & Exposition in Denver, CO, in a report released November 2, 2010.

Hyper-texting and hyper-networking posing new health risks for teens – Detroit substance abuse |

A chance for teens to engage, and learn about drugs and drug abuse is coming November 8th. Get the information in my article, and links to the activities. Thanks for reading guys. Coming in my next article is a study that was done about teens hyper-texting and hyper-networking , and what it may cause, or be a sign of.

National Drug Facts Week for teens coming November 8th – Detroit substance abuse |