drug abuse prevention

Keep off Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham areas: UN official


February 28th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 28 (IANS) A top UN official has asked people not to visit certain areas of Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham as those were places where the law was losing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Drug education ‘curbs risky sexual behaviour in teens’


April 30th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): School-based drug education programmes can significantly curb risky behaviour and drug abuse in teenagers, suggests a new study.The researchers found that young adults who had been exposed to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Drug prevention programmes help teens curb risky sex


April 30th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (IANS) School-based drug education programmes for teens also help curb risky sex, according to a new study. Young adults exposed to a popular drug abuse prevention programme as adolescents were ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Was Paul an ‘alcoholic’ and ‘womaniser’?


April 22nd, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Paul Newman was one of the most handsome and talented Hollywood actors to enthrall audiences from the 1950s onwards.Most importantly he also maintained the reputation of being Hollywood's most faithful husband ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Counselling centres against drug abuse to come up in Delhi


September 4th, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Counselling centres for the prevention of drug abuse would be opened in various parts of the capital, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said here Thursday."The Delhi government would ... Read more...

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Regular exercise may prevent drug addiction


July 8th, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Regular exercise can help you avoid and overcome drug addiction, suggests a new study. The new study led by Mark A. Smith neuroscientist and Associate Professor from ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Government approves social defence agreement with Mauritius


April 11th, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The cabinet Friday approved an India-Mauritius agreement in the field of social defence, which includes welfare of senior citizens and disabled, and drug rehabilitation. The memorandum of ... Read more...

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India to sign MoU with Mauritius in social defence sector


April 11th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 11 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today gave its ex post facto approval for the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Mauritius in the field ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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