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High School Senior Dies Following Cardiac Arrest After Gym Class

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A high school senior from Las Vegas died days after suffering cardiac arrest at school. Jordan Brister, 18, “experienced cardiac arrest” while at Amplus Academy on Jan. 3, according to a statement from the school. The student collapsed and was found inside a school bathroom after attending physical education class, his family told affiliate CBS station […]

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“Gas Station Heroin” Causes Intense Withdrawals and It’s Legal in Most States

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A drug called tianeptine, known colloquially as “gas station heroin,” has been banned by several states. It’s being marketed as a dietary supplement, but some users are describing it as a highly addictive opioid.  Tianeptine is a tricyclic antidepressant used to treat depression in some European, Latin American, and Asian countries, […]