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Centre for social and health outcomes research and evaluation massey university abstract there has been a rapid increase in the use and manufacture of powerful amphetamine-type substances (ats) such as methamphetamine and ecstasy in new zealand in recent years the use of ats has been linked to increases. Scientists learn from research to help the public better understand drug abuse and addiction and to develop more effective strategies for their prevention and treat- ment we hope this compilation of scientific information on methamphetamine will help inform readers about the harmful effects of methamphetamine abuse. Read the latest medical research on methamphetamine, crystal meth and related illegal drugs and controlled substances.
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