A special drugs issue of The Lancet says doctors need to protect drug users from politicians who take a punitive approach.
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Police have seen "a bit of a resurgence" in Pictou County.
But you can't necessarily blame the drugs.
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According to research, about 25 percent of adults who are treated for alcohol and substance abuse also have ADHD.
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