Experts Urge Making Cigarettes Non-addictive A Research Priority

Experts urge making cigarettes non-addictive a research priority FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMary Lawson, Masonic Cancer Center, 612-624-6165, mlawson@umn.eduNick Hanson, Academic Health Center, 612-624-2449, hans2853@umn.edu MINNEAPOLIS/ST.PAUL (October 1, 2010) –  After a major review of scientific information, six leading tobacco research and policy experts have concluded that a nicotine reduction strategy should be an urgent research priority…
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DFC Coalition Activities In Year 1 Of Grant

 In the first year of the grant, the coalition has had some major successes. Booths regarding drug prevention have been at several major events in Kandiyohi, including the Kandiyohi County Fair, the Women’s Expo and at the Willmar Fire Station’s Fire Prevention Week Event.  The DFC Coalition sponsored an Energy Drink Presentation by Rick Moldenhauer in…
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K2 Or Spice Or Synthetic Cannabis (Marijuana Designer Drug)

 Synthetic cannabis is a herbal and chemical product which mimics the effects of cannabis. It is best known by the brand names K2[1] and Spice[2]. When synthetic cannabis products first went on sale it was thought that they achieved an effect through a mixture of legal herbs. Laboratory analysis in 2008 showed this was…
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New Ordinance Holds Parents Responsible For Hosting Underage Drinking

New Ordinance Holds Parents Responsible for Hosting Underage Drinking KSAXTV.COM  September 21, 2010 NEW LONDON, Minn. – A new city ordinance has people in New London will hold parents responsible for underage drinking at their home, even if they’re away. “Basically it’s holding that person accountable for being the host of the party where illegal activity…
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Hosting Ad Published In The WC Trib – May 15, 2010