Topic: Drug use

Terry Todd discusses steroid use of athletes

Feb. 24, 2009
Terry Todd discusses steroid use of athletes

One of the two anabolic steroids for which Alex Rodriguez tested positive, according to published reports, was Primobolan, a drug that is illegal to sell or market in the United States. Terry Todd, a former champion power lifter, said Primobolan had long been a popular drug among athletes.

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University of Texas at Austin Social Work Researchers to Study Drug Abuse Among Patients in Trauma Centers

Feb. 17, 2009

University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work researchers have received $3.59 million from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to study the effectiveness of trauma room screening and intervention with injured patients who have drug problems.

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Speaker examines America's drug war addiction

Oct. 18, 2007
Former narcotics officer Jack Cole examines America's drug war addiction during lecture.

The incidence of death, disease, crime and addiction have all been made worse by the country's "war on drugs," says a former narcotics officer who called for America to end its drug war addiction.

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