opiate : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a narcotic drug that contains opium or an opium derivative
- Heroin, which accounts for 71% of opiate abuse, continues to be the main problem drug worldwide.
- Nearly one of every two men on earth lives in thralldom to a brand of totalitarianism that condemns religion as the opiate of the masseswhich has stirred some to heroic defense .
- William Kristol went straight for the main chance, positing Obama as a direct descendant of yes Karl Marx, who famously proclaimed religion to be the "opiate" of the masses.
News & Articles
- Organizations receive $300K grant to stem opiate addiction in county
Wednesday June 12, 2013 NORTH ADAMS -- The solution is part awareness, part treatment, part prevention and part judicial -- and all better funded now that the area has been awarded a multi-year state grant to stem opiate addiction in Berkshire County. Worth $100,000 per year over three years, the grant was awarded recently by the state Department of Public Health to the Berkshire Public
June 12, 2013 - North Adams Transcript
- Twin Cities Public TV to air 'Heroin at Home,' doc on dramatic rise in Minn. opiate abuse
ST. PAUL, Minn. â€ Twin Cities Public Television will air programs this month examining the dramatic rise in heroin and prescription opiate abuse in Minnesota.
June 11, 2013 - Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
- O’Neill Plastic Surgery Now Offering Exparel to Help Manage Post-Surgical Pain
Exparel, the non-opiate pain medication, is now being offered at O’Neill Plastic Surgery for Charleston, cosmetic surgery patients. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10811213.htm
June 11, 2013 - PRWeb
- Ron Wood in ABC Action News
Wood adds: "Jo kept asking me, 'When are we going to get rid of Keith?' But we couldn't leave him there alone, in an opiate haze."
- Karl Marx in The Ranger
Osorio stopped going to church for about a year, believing religion was, as Marx said, "the opiate of the masses."
- Russell Brand in NME.com
In this film I play Aldous Snow, a fictional rockstar,Brand told the audience. "Yes, you heard it right, fictional! Created from my own opiate-addled past. Let's hear it for opiates! But I was helped also by real rock stars, some of whom...