The former Johannesburg mayor has 18 months to build a movement and a team to compete in the 2021 municipal elections, writes Adriaan Basson.
More sun than clouds. Mild.
"As hard as it is for me to share something so personal, I felt prompted to tell our story"
Cannabidiol is said to help with many conditions – from insomnia to anxiety – but researchers are now questioning whether it could possibly help people who've developed an opioid addiction?
A group of Northern Cape children have been allegedly stealing ARVs from their parents and/or clinics, and using it to create nyaope - a highly addictive street drug.
Kelly Osbourne has been sober for a year.
WE HAVE a huge drug problem in Mzansi.
With music videos and songs promoting a party culture, it has become cool for teens to use drugs, but it is in actual fact dangerous
CITY DJ’s Long Walk from Joburg to Soshanguve against drug abuse.
Having someone supporting you can make all the difference in fighting drug addiction and claiming back your life.
It’s a sign of the times that I am grateful that my neighbour is on heroin and not tik, as it makes him less aggressive.
People who overcome drug addiction are less likely to become addicted to something else in future.
The harsh realities of a nyaope addict.
William Sehata founded Lesedi Youth Empowerment (LYE) to address socio-economic challenges such as crime alcohol, drugs, substance abuse, teenage pregnancy, and health issues among youth in Limpopo.
Life expectancy in the United States dropped yet again as drug overdose deaths continued to climb — taking more than 70,000 lives in 2017 — and suicides rose, a US government report said Thursday.
We've gone from 8 787 people admitted for drug treatment in 2016 in SA to 10 047 in 2017. We need to talk about substance abuse this SANCA Drug Awareness Week.
After all our attempts at getting Mello to overcome his addiction failed we took him to REC Wellness Center. Unbeknownst to us, he would be missing less than two weeks later.
I have witnessed families torn apart by drug addiction, living in fear of rabid family members in need of their next fix. This is why I aggressively support increasing penalties for drug dealers, writes Herman Mashaba.
I tried Ibogaine, sleep therapy, methadone, suboxone, acupuncture, acutouch, psychotherapy, hypnosis, herbs, amino acid supplements.
Programmes aimed at reducing the transmission of HIV between needle users is seen by many as enabling drug addiction. Shaun Shelly from TB HIV Care explains how providing a safe environment for drug users has a positive effect on communities. Watch.
The amygdala, almond-shaped clusters of neurons deep in the brain, may play a vital part in long-term planning, according to a recent study.
As many as one in 25 adults is affected by compulsive sexual behaviour, more commonly known as sex addiction.
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