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Unpacking the Hidden Perils of Prescription Opioids - Georgetown University The Hoya


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The experiences of a young adult taking the drug Vicodin after a wisdom tooth operation and of another person injecting heroin into their blood stream may appear like drastically different scenarios. But while both drugs are opiates — drugs with ...

Biodiversity loss raises risk of 'extinction cascades' - Science Daily


Science Daily
With extinction rates at their highest levels ever and numerous species under threat due to human activity, the findings are a further warning about the consequences of eroding biodiversity. "Interactions between species are important for ecosystem (a ...

Cryptic New Species of Shark Identified: Atlantic Sixgill Shark - Sci-News.com


Sci-News.com
An international team of marine biologists from the United States and Belize has confirmed that sixgill sharks residing in the Atlantic Ocean are a different species than their counterparts in the Indian and Pacific oceans. The team's findings were ...

Potential Consequence of Plant Extinction in the United States on the Current and Future Availability of Prescription Drugs

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Paper attempting to answer the question: What is the dollar value that can be placed on a single plant species now growing in the United States, should it become extinct?

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