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Local Expert Offers Warning About Designer Drug Often Mixed With Candy, Chocolate

There’s a warning from a local expert about a new designer drug that’s often mixed with candy or chocolate. It’s called “smiles” or 2-CI, and it’s being blamed for some deaths nationwide.

10/31/2012

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New Drug Takes Hold In Pittsburgh Area

It’s the newest drug people in our area are abusing and the medical director of a local drug rehabilitation center wants to warn people about it.

11/28/2011

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Task Force Trying To Curb Overdose Deaths

Drug addiction and fatal overdoses have become an epidemic, but now different segments of the community are coming together in a concerted effort to address it.

10/06/2011

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Experts: Prescription Drug Abuse A Crisis

The fastest growing area of addiction is abuse of prescription drugs and addicts are pulling out all stops to get them, stealing them from relatives, getting bogus prescriptions and even robbing pharmacies.

10/04/2011

Facts About Dangerous Synthetic Pot

It’s called K2, and it’s marketed online as potpourri, but it’s really a dangerous synthetic marijuana that causes tremors, seizures, and even death– and it’s totally legal to purchase. Dr neil Capretto of Gateway Rehab […]

10/06/2010

Could Roethlisberger's Problems Be In His Brain

Concussions, a helmetless motorcycle accident, alcohol abuse- could Ben Roethlisberger’s behavior be all in his brain? Larry talks to Dr Neil Capretto of Gateway Rehab about how the brain is affected by substance and trauma…

04/26/2010

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