Experts estimate that over half of the country's young people are addicted to drugs, with many hooked on the cough syrup BronCleer.
The film, starring Lady Gaga in her first feature role, is a harsh look at the realities of fame.
The reaction to Demi Lovato's hospitalisation this week shows how much further we in the media, and the general public, still have to go.
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My mother was single, addicted to heroin, and – at least to me – the best mum in the world.
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The world's favorite smart drug is much safer than Adderall and a promising treatment for substance abuse and neurodegenerative disorders—so why can't we use it?
The National Institute on Drug Abuse says 9 percent of marijuana users will abuse it.
From Avicii to Carl Cox, DJs are beginning to talk about the risks of the job.
There's been a surge in young people seeking help for weed-related problems, and treatment centres don't know what to do with them.
Meet filmmaker Phillip Wood, who turned his lens onto his father to patch up their broken relationship and understand substance abuse disorders.