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Jessica Alba Talks About Her Addiction and Drug of Choice Jessica Alba Talks About Her Addiction and Drug of Choice

Jessica Alba claims she is addicted to acting. In fact, she calls the profession her “drug.” It’s plain to see in the trailer for Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, which premieres in August, that she is indeed high …

Caffeine Use Disorder: It’s a Thing Caffeine Use Disorder: It’s a Thing

Coffee addicts, listen up! Caffeine has now been categorized as a drug in the DSM-5. Need help quitting? That may be coming soon, according to Yahoo. “Caffeine is a drug, a mild stimulant which is used by almost everybody on …

Krokodil Confirmed as Flesh-eating Drug in Mexico Krokodil Confirmed as Flesh-eating Drug in Mexico
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Mexican health authorities have confirmed a homemade drug, better known as “the poor man’s heroin,” to be a flesh-eating substance. In December, a teenage girl was hospitalized in Mexico after injecting Krokodil (Desomorphine) into her genitals. The 17-year-old Texas-native experienced …

FDA Approves New HIV Drug, Tivicay FDA Approves New HIV Drug, Tivicay

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week approved a new drug for the treatment of HIV. Called Tivicay, the drug is an integrase strand transfer inhibitor. In other words, it inhibits HIV by blocking an enzyme necessary for …

Rapper Overdose Confirmed by Medical Examiner Rapper Overdose Confirmed by Medical Examiner

Chris Kelly of the rap group Kriss Kross died of a drug overdose, a medical office investigator told the Associated Press on Monday. The 90’s musician died on May 1 from a mixture of drugs, confirmed Betty Honey from the …