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Day 2. Lungwa Village, Mon district, Nagaland.

I woke up  at 5.00a.m. Sunlight crept in through every nook and cranny of the shuttered window in my room. 1.238 kata lagi


The battle for Kunduz and Helmand

Why are the Afghan Taliban aiming to capture two key cities in the southern Helmand and the northern Kunduz provinces? What is the significance of these areas to the militant Islamist group? 688 kata lagi

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Quentin's quest for perfection

Outspoken auteur Quentin Tarantino has frequently stated that he plans to retire from movie-making after ten movies. The truth behind that grandiose statement can now be revealed. 279 kata lagi


Around the World in 80 Days: Week 3 - Victorian Drug Use

Fix attempts to waylay Fogg by getting Passepartoute not only drunk but drugged with Opium.  This was a good opportunity to do a bit of research into the use of drugs in the 19th century. 1.552 kata lagi

History - Victorians

Where do Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on the opioid epidemic?

CONCORD, N.H.  —  More Americans are dying from opioids than at any time in recent history, with overdose deaths hitting a peak of 28,000 in 2014. 648 kata lagi



Inspired by my mother’s bottle of perfume that I broke as a child: Opium by Yves Saint Laurent.

The idiomatic expression in English “pipe dream”, comes from the hallucinations people had in opium dens. 18 kata lagi

Can't You Feel My Pain? Opioids for Pain Management

By: Robert G. Bell

Opioids have the power to heal and the power to hurt. If prior pain management therapies such as physical therapy and nonopioid pharmacotherapies are not effective, opioid treatment may be warranted under medical supervision. 533 kata lagi

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