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People may combine these two drugs for a heightened hallucinogenic effect.

A London teenager died after overdosing on ‘Calvin Klein,’ a party drug that’s a lethal mix of ketamine and cocaine

Katya Tsukanova, a talented violinist, collapsed and died on June 18 after taking the drug cocktail, which can seriously damage brain functioning.
Activists wear hoods depicting families of victims killed in President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war. The UN will now investigate this effort for human rights abuses.

The UN is investigating a key US ally for a brutal drug war that’s killed an estimated 27,000 people

The UN Human Rights Council approved a proposal to investigate the drug war in the Philippines, which may have claimed over 27,000 lives.
President Donald Trump speaks about lowering drug prices with Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar.

CVS and other drug-plan providers surge after the Trump administration scraps a key part of its push to lower prices

The plan would have banned pharmacy benefit managers from profiting on deals cut between drugmakers and insurance plans.
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4 surprising facts about the $1 billion of cocaine found on a ship owned by JPMorgan

The sheer quantity of cocaine, the JPMorgan link, the ship's Liberian flag, and a string of West African drug busts make for interesting reading.

Here’s why JPMorgan doesn’t seem concerned that a ship it owns was just seized with $1 billion of cocaine on board

A column by Matt Levine, a finance columnist at Bloomberg Opinion and former lawyer, gave four reasons why JPMorgan should be in the clear.

US Customs just seized a ship owned by JPMorgan after authorities found $1 billion worth of drugs on it

At least a half a dozen crew members have been arrested, according to Homeland Security Investigations, and the investigation is ongoing.

Cigarette smoking is at an all time low, but college students are increasingly turning to vaping, and schools are scrambling to regulate it

Despite widespread university bans specifically targeting the products, vaping remains prevalent in dorm rooms, libraries, bathroom stalls, and even classrooms.

Abbvie is buying Allergan in a $63 billion pharma mega-deal

The biopharmaceuticals giant and drugmaker want to create a leader across immunology, neuroscience, eye care, and other medical fields.
Former Vice President Joe Biden at a 2001 hearing for the RAVE Act

‘I would put the son of a gun in jail’: Joe Biden said in a 2001 hearing that he wanted to criminalize raves and ‘lock up’ rav...

"I would be passing new ordinances relating to stiff criminal penalties for anyone who holds a rave," Biden said in a 2001 hearing.

Evidence is mounting that psychedelic drugs can help treat diseases. Here are the most promising uses.

There's been a resurgence of interest in psychedelic drugs' potential to treat conditions like depression. Research is beginning to yield new treatments.