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What happened moments before shots were fired?
1: Heroin can be injected, inhaled by snorting or sniffing, or smoked. All three routes of administration deliver the drug to the brain very rapidly, which contributes to its health risks and to its high risk for addiction, which is a chronic relapsing disease caused by changes in the brain and characterized by uncontrollable drug-seeking no matter the consequences.
The 25 heroin facts in this slideshow are provided by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
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It was 80 years ago on Monday, March 30 that a Coast Guard ship left Honolulu headed for the Pacific carrying six young Native Hawaiian men who would colonize. On Monday, they were honored.
Germanwings Flight 9525 co-pilot Andreas Lubitz told his Lufthansa flight training school in 2009 that he had a "previous episode of severe depression."
The information came to light Tuesday as Lufthansa announced it was sharing that information and d...
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