[Fwd: JT Direct: NIDA Library Shuts Down]
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Subject: JT Direct: NIDA Library Shuts Down
Date: Thu, 05 Apr 2007 11:54:33 GMT
From: Join Together <updates@...>
To: Roxanne Baker <bluelady16.1@...>
*Daily Edition* April 5, 2007
*NIDA Library Shuts Down*
The National Institute on Drug Abuse library, which contained up to
12,000 journal volumes and 8,000 books, has been shut down due to budget
*Florida Moves to Restore Voting Rights to Ex-Offenders*
Florida Gov. Charlie Crist says he wants the state to stop taking voting
rights away from all convicted felons, a departure from the policy of
his predecessor and fellow Republican Jeb Bush.
More Headlines <http://members.jointogether.org/ct/UpAok1M1PzRD/>
*Most Asians Unaware of Smoking Risks, Don't Plan to Quit*
Seventy percent of Chinese smokers think that the health risks of
smoking are 'negligible,' only 4 percent believe there is a link between
smoking and heart disease, and three out of four Chinese smokers say
they have no plans to quit.
*NIDA: Pregnant Smokers More Likely to Have Mental Disorders*
Recent research has shown that smokers are more likely to have
mental-health problems than nonsmokers, and a new study says the same
holds true for pregnant women.
*Morphine Safe Even When Given to Terminally Ill, Study Says*
Morphine effectively eases pain among terminally ill patients without
shortening their lives, according to researchers who said that concerns
about use of the drug may have been exaggerated.
More Research <http://members.jointogether.org/ct/y7Aok1M1PzRV/>
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