108 Results for

Cocaine

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New breathalyser detects marijuana, meth and cocaine

Researchers at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden have developed a new kind of breathalyser that detects a lot more than just alcohol on your breath.

By May. 5, 2013

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Coming soon: A Breathalyzer for pot and cocaine?

Scientists in Sweden believe they've made a breakthrough in creating a machine that police can use to detect high drivers.

By Apr. 27, 2013

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How lasers can switch off cocaine addiction

Researchers find that, at least in rats, when they shine a laser light on a region of the brain associated with impulse control and decision-making, they can turn cocaine-seeking behavior off or on.

By Apr. 4, 2013

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Does cocaine permanently change brain structure?

Scientists at the University of Missouri are using computational models to show how the brain's synaptic mechanisms react to cocaine, which could help shape effective treatment.

By Sep. 22, 2009

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World of Warcraft: The 'crack cocaine' of gaming

Sweden's Youth Care Foundation declares World of Warcraft the most dangerous game in the world. Every case of game addiction it has worked on has involved WoW, it says.

By Mar. 1, 2009

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Lawson Software CEO: Proprietary software is 'like cocaine'

Harry Debes gives buyers perhaps the best reason to leave it and its proprietary offerings behind: the cocaine analogy.

By Sep. 29, 2008

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'Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars' to have cocaine dealing

Just when you thought society was on the upswing, you can pretend to be a coke dealer on the Nintendo DS.

By Sep. 29, 2008

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A breathalyzer for cocaine?

By Apr. 13, 2006

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What can a red balloon tell us about self-control?

Researchers watch the light show that happens in the brain when study participants are faced with a risky decision in a nondescript video game.

By Feb. 5, 2014