Stories by Miriam Boeri

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Posted on: Apr 20, 2015, Source: The Conversation US

It's a hoary old myth, but it refuses to die, and some shameless politicos are helping keep it alive.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2015, Source: The Conversation

New research shows that medical marijuana states have lower opiate overdose rates. Maybe it's time to consider pot as a substitute for smack.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2013, Source: Rutgers University Press

Methamphetamine has been called an epidemic -- even in the most unexpected quarters, as this excerpt from Boeri's new book 'Women on Ice' explains.