Tag: drug abuse
Abdul Hamid Bador says the majority of drug users found out in Ops Blue Devil tested positive for syabu while the rest had taken amphetamines, opiates, cannabis and ketamine.
Sarawak deputy police chief says they need to weed out the bad hats in the department and go after drug syndicates to cut off supply.
He is now fighting withdrawal pains to earn the respect of his young daughter.
Although health ministry denies such claims, a psychiatrist says doctors themselves are getting hooked to drugs such as ice and opioids to cope with long working hours.
An activist against drug abuse says that punishment, rehabilitation and counselling should go hand in hand.
18 months after fleeing persecution in Myanmar, Rohingya men wracked with uncertainty and driven toward drugs and violence.
The minister in charge of Islamic affairs says some teenagers hang out with friends to watch live football matches.
Limah says her son's condition improved after several months of treatment at the centre.
All 1,800 nightclubs to be checked, no immunity for operators, says raid coordinator
Prolonged use of electronic devices by children could alter their brain, forcing them to spend more time on the devices to achieve the same level of pleasure.
Abuse of kobolo has been rapidly increasing in Gabon.
AADK director-general Abdul Halim Hussein says drugs like methamphetamine, ecstasy and ketamine are easily produced in home factories or available online.
MP Kulasegaran says this amid concerns over the authorities' losing battle against the drugs menace.
Deputy Home Minister Nur Jazlan says if the problem is ignored, the drug menace will worsen, making it difficult to control.
Wan Mohd Zaid Ismail also clarifies that the group seen talking to several patrons of a coffee shop there had acted on their own accord.
The man, who claims to represent the Flora Damansara community, also called for no alcohol consumption and no drug abuse in the area.
Sibu OCPD Assistant Comm Saiful Bahri Abdullah says the man looked suitable for the post until his urine test came back positive for drugs.
Police say they are tracing the whereabouts of the individuals, the oldest of whom is 64.
She says drug users need holistic support systems to kick the habit and become productive again.
Education Minister Mahdzir Khalid tells daily that drug abuse even involves students in primary schools.
One possible obstacle for drug addicts will be the difficulty in procuring supplies if island is inaccessible.
Almost 5,000 women have tested positive for drug abuse in the last 10 years.
Home Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi says revenue from selling these assets will be channelled into enforcement and rehabilitation efforts.
Head of smallholders' agency says high demand from pharmaceutical companies seeking alternatives to modern medicine.
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