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Driving while drunk is easy to detect - driving while stoned isn't always.

Spanish driver tests positive for every single drug 3 hours ago

His Hunter S Thompson-style binge ended badly when he was pulled over.

Disruption was never far from Millie despite a privileged upbringing and at a point, she lost her way.

Millie Elder-Holmes on drugs, her partner Connor Morris' death and her new life

"Choose to be happy, happy for the people in your life, the roof over your head; the smallest of things."

Many are deformed and disfigured from their toxic time in the womb.

Hundreds of babies born affected by drugs, alcohol, meds

Many are deformed and disfigured from their toxic time in the womb.

Hundreds of prescriptions for a "revolutionary" HIV-prevention drug have been approved.

Hundreds prescribed 'revolutionary' HIV-prevention drug

The NZ AIDS foundation says the drug could help "see an end to new HIV transmissions in New Zealand".


Rapper Scribe admits breaching bail

He will spend two months in a drug rehab centre in Christchurch.


Demi Lovato breaks silence from hospital bed

"I will keep fighting."

Siouxsee Wiles talks to RadioLIVE's Mark Sainsbury.

NZ at 'the very beginning' of superbug epidemic

There have already been 34 cases this year, compared to 33 for all of 2017.

Audio released by the LAPD of the 911 call made from Demi Lovato's home.

Demi Lovato suffers 'complications' in hospital

It's been six days since she was discovered unconscious at home.

The Auckland City Mission is adding a full-time mental health nurse to its healthcare services.

A look inside Auckland City Mission's healthcare centre

A full-time mental health nurse will soon be added to cope with the growing needs of the most vulnerable.


Demi Lovato's ex 'spends hours' with her at hospital

With Wilmer Valderrama by her side, she's reportedly "getting better".

Methamphetamine also known as crystal meth

What does it take to quit a meth addiction?

It's easy to get hooked, but can take years to get off the drug.

Demi Lovato has never shied away from her substance abuse struggles.

What is Narcan? And why did Demi's friends have it on them?

It's a common tool in the fight against opioids.


St John dealing with multiple callouts for the same synthetic cannabis patients

It's common for them to go around the corner and smoke it again.

Rajax and his handler Andrew Bond.

Cute, hardworking customs dog retires from duty

Rajax detected 75kg of drugs over his six year career.


Friend's 911 call from Demi Lovato's reported overdose released

"No sirens, please."

Ecstasy tablets on black background

More new psychoactive substances than ever in festival drugs

They have the potential to be "very dangerous".

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22:  Recording artists Cole Whittle and Joe Jonas of DNCE, Demi Lovato, and JinJoo Lee and Jack Lawless of DNCE attend the Demi Lovato and DNCE Concert for Marriott Rewards members at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on September 22, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Marriott)

Demi Lovato's ex joins celebs sending support after overdose

Joe Jonas shared his thoughts alongside Lady Gaga, Ellen DeGeneres and many more.


Eleven babies die after Dutch women take Viagra-like drug

Pregnant women were given drug as part of a trial.


Emergency audio released from Demi Lovato overdose

She was reportedly found unconscious at home.

In a recently released song Demi Lovato revealed she'd fallen off the wagon.

Demi Lovato 'awake and with family' after suspected drug overdose

Lovato revealed she'd fallen off the wagon in her recently released single, 'Sober'.