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methamphetamine epidemic international roots of the problem, and recommended solutions : fourth report by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Methamphetamine abuse -- United States -- Prevention,
  • Drug traffic -- United States -- Prevention

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Statementby the Committee on Government Reform
SeriesReport / 109th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- 109-352
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 7 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14550931M

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  The dramatic story of the methamphetamine epidemic as it sweeps the American heartland a timely, moving, very human account of one community s attempt to battle its way to a brighter future. Crystal methamphetamine is widely considered to be the most dangerous drug in the world, and nowhere is that more true than in the small towns of the /5. In , the federal government instituted the Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act of , which made bulk amounts of pseudoephedrine much harder to obtain: It set limits on how much one could Author: Sarah Holder. “Wakati Ford Bronco inatoka katika Kiwanda cha Dongyang Pharmaceuticals S.A de C.V. (kilichomilikiwa na mkurugenzi mkuu wa 'methamphetamine' wa Kolonia Santita mfanyabiashara wa Kichina kutoka Chaling, katika jimbo la Hunan, kusini ya kati ya China, Li Dongyang; na mkurugenzi wa usalama wa Kolonia Santita kutoka Lomas de Chapultepec, Mexico City, Gortari Manuel) Daniel Yehuda na Radia .   Methamphetamine (MA) is the second most widely abused illicit drug in the world (following cannabis); its users nearly outnumber heroin and cocaine users combined. About two-thirds of the world’s MA/amphetamine users reside in East and Southeast Asia, followed by approximately one-fifth in the Americas (specifically the United States and.

  About the Book. Methamphetamine: A Love Story presents an insider’s view of the world of methamphetamine based on the life stories of thirty-three adults formerly immersed in using, dealing, and manufacturing meth in rural a respectful tone towards her subjects, Shukla illuminates their often decades-long love affair with the drug, the attractions of the lifestyle, the. Methamphetamine Addiction presents a biopsychosocial perspective on this drug addiction, taking into account the biochemistry of the drug, the predispositions and behavioral patterns of the individual user, and the effects of the drug on the immediate and wider social environments of these drug usersPages: Study 1; Altered Reward Expectancy in Individuals with Recent Methamphetamine Dependence by Bischoff-Grethe, Connolly, Jordan, Brown, Paulus, Tapert, Heaton, Woods and Grant () This study wanted to research how the use of methamphetamine abuse had on decision making in regards to monetary situations. The study consisted of 17 individuals that previously had a history with . The Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act of (CMEA) is federal legislation enacted in the United States on March 9, , to regulate, among other things, retail over-the-counter sales of following products because of their use in the manufacture of illegal drugs. ephedrine; pseudoephedrine; phenylpropanolamine (no longer OTC due to a proposed increased risk of stroke in younger women).