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Regulators just approved a new depression drug with the potential to be a game-changer

Unlike the depression drugs available for decades, neither of the two new drugs is a pill. One is a nasal spray; the latest is an injection made by Sage.
Police seized 61 bottles of Catnip Cocktail during a recent raid.

A dangerous drug called Catnip Cocktail is on the rise — and it’s driving people mad

Catnip Cocktail depresses the nervous system and "gives you a feeling of euphoria."
A drug inspired by the anesthetic ketamine just became the first new kind of depression medication in 35 years. It's a nasal spray made by Johnson & Johnson.

Regulators just approved the first new depression drug since the 1980s, and some see blockbuster potential

A drug inspired by ketamine just became the first new type of depression drug in 35 years. The FDA approved the nasal spray made by Johnson & Johnson.

Vaping might be better for you than smoking, but e-cigarettes like Juul come with risks of their own

E-cigs contain nicotine, an addictive drug that appears to blunt emotional control as well as decision-making skills in kids and teens.
US Surgeon General Jerome Adams said in a new advisory that e-cigs like the Juul are a danger to kids and teens.

A Juul-sponsored study suggests its e-cigarettes could help adult smokers cut back, but some researchers aren’t convinced

A study paid for by e-cig company Juul, which is partially owned by the tobacco company behind Marlboros, suggests the devices may help smokers quit.
Regulators at the FDA will hold a meeting in April on CBD.

Regulators are gearing up to decide how to handle the $1 billion CBD industry, whose lotions and cookies currently exist in a legal haze

At a congressional hearing this week, regulators said they planned to discuss their approach to policing the $1 billion CBD industry in April.
Scientists at he University of California at Berkeley created cannabis compounds in a lab for the first time.

Scientists just made marijuana compounds in a lab for the first time, and it could open the door to new treatments for devastating diseases

A team of UC Berkeley researchers made cannabis compounds THC and CBD in a lab using an approach known as synthetic biology. They've already licensed the technology to a startup called Demetrix.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

North Koreans reportedly use crystal meth as casually as cigarettes and are shipping the drug to China

While meth is now technically illegal in North Korea, people still make it in their homes and smuggle it to China.

E-cigarette company Juul is now doing health research, but its first study could bring more questions than answers

On Saturday for the first time in its roughly two-year history, e-cigarette company Juul presented some data from a clinical trial of its devices.