illicit drug

illicit drug

Street drug, see there.
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The United States has named four Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries as major drug transit or illicit drug producing countries.
Data are subject to change: In June 2019, there were 73 suspected illicit drug toxicity deaths, a 35% decrease from the number of deaths in June 2018 (113), and a 15% decrease from the number of deaths occurring in May 2019 (86).
Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for illicit drug use in adults, but the evidence is inadequate to ascertain the balance of benefits and harms of screening in adolescents.
13, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Amid an ongoing epidemic of opioid addiction and misuse, a national panel on Tuesday advised that doctors routinely screen all adults for illicit drug use.
The member countries recognized "that the alarming growth of the illicit global drug trade, which includes narcotics and psychotropic substances, continues to adversely affect the welfare of nations and their peoples including those of the ASEAN." The leaders were concerned that the illicit drug abuse and traffic "seriously endangers" the development programs of the ASEAN especially for the region's youth.
The conference, organized with the active participation of the Azerbaijani State Customs Committee and dedicated to the topic "Mobilization of global partners", aims at bringing together high-ranking officials involved in the global fight against illicit drug trafficking, discussing the ways to solve this problem, exchanging views and best practices.
Adams Bonah, who was speaking in an exclusive interview with The Chronicle, was worried over the development where illicit drug dealers are now vigorously pushing to have full control over the institution that protects the country from the illegal drug trade.
Karachi -- To enhance capability and efficiency of the officers of Excise and Taxation, Narcotics Department Sindh the department has arranged a three day training on Illicit Drug Trafficking and Diversion of Pressure in collaboration with United Nations Office on Drug and Crimes.
Karachi -- To enhance capability and efficiency of the officers of Excise and Taxation, Narcotics Department Sindh the department has arranged three-day training on Illicit Drug Trafficking and Diversion of Pressure in collaboration with United Nations Office on Drug and Crimes.
November 7, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese government has disclosed ongoing arrangements to sign an agreement with South Sudan and the Central African Republic (CAR) to combat illicit drug gangs.
The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) and Europol released a comprehensive report analyzing the illicit drug market in the European Union (EU).
ORLANDO -- Evidence of illicit drug use in patients prescribed opioids for chronic pain is a red flag that requires clinical action, but immediately discontinuing opioids is not essential, three experts who participated in a panel discussion agreed.