Monthly Archives: August 2016

A tale of two migrations

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? Gurdaspur district of Punjab is at the border with Pakistan and has been witness to multiple periods of instability starting with the partition of the country in 1947 and most recently as a new and…

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Cannabis

Cannabis is a genus of flowering plant that includes three species sativa, indica, and ruderalis. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the principal psychoactive constituent of cannabis. Cannabis, also known as marijuana, is a preparation of the Cannabis plant Hashish, or hash, is … Continue reading

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Opioids

http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/ss/slideshow-commonly-abused-drugs Opioid drugs work by binding to opioid receptors in the brain, spinal cord, and other areas of the body. They reduce the sending of pain messages to the brain and reduce feelings of pain. Some types of opioid drugs … Continue reading

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