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Cocaine, Other Illicit Drugs Found in Ontario Water, McGill Study Says
Science & Tech  (tags: cocaine, Illicit drugs, ontario water, study, McGill, prescription drugs, humans, environment, environment, research )

- 1179 days ago -
Trace amounts of illicit and prescription drugs found in drinking water in southern Ontario pose little threat to humans but could harm the environment, McGill University study finds
Dirty Air Triggers More Heart Attacks Than Cocaine: Scientists
Science & Tech  (tags: cocaine, heart attack, pollution, exertion )

- 2791 days ago -
Air pollution triggers more heart attacks than using cocaine and poses as high a risk of sparking a heart attack as alcohol, coffee and physical exertion, scientists said on Thursday.
Hope for Treatment of Cocaine Addiction: Block Memories
Science & Tech  (tags: cocaine, memories, treatment, brain, memory, anxiety )

- 2889 days ago -
Two separate discoveries by researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) offer potential for development of a first-ever pharmacological treatment for cocaine addiction.
Modified Mice Get No Kick From Cocaine
Science & Tech  (tags: rats, cocaine, dopamine receptor, taste )

- 3969 days ago -
Mice that lack a particular brain receptor for dopamine show no taste for cocaine, which mice and humans usually find addictive. Mice modified to lack dopamine receptor D1 do not self-administer cocaine. Normal mice will keep returning for more.

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