A Canadian company called PharmaCielo, with the government’s approval, is working to produce the drug legally in Colombia and is looking to hire.
Recreational marijuana is now allowed in the South American country
The business is expanding to the developing world.
Young people addiction to opioids started out in the United States but might enter Latin America along with its social consequences in a society that’s already in crisis.
Nearly 2 million people abuse or are dependent on prescription opioids, and more than half a million abuse or are dependent on heroin—statistics that have skyrocketed over the past decade.
Mood swings and sudden changes in behavior can be a normal part of growing up but they can also signal substance abuse.
In a study, Oliver J. Rando, MD, PhD, and colleagues at UMass Medical School, demonstrate that mice born of fathers who are habitually exposed to nicotine inherit enhanced chemical tolerance and drug clearance abilities.