Psychemedics & TruTouch Announce US Sales/Marketing Distribution Agreement

ACTON and FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Feb. 28, 2013,/PRNewswire/ — Psychemedics Corporation, (NASDAQ: PMD) and TruTouch Technologies, Inc. today announced that they have signed an agreement to market TruTouch’s rapid optical alcohol detection and biometric test in the US. The workplace sobriety assurance solution utilizes an optical-based, non-invasive near-infrared sensor that quickly and accurately measures alcohol consumption. … Read more

Decades-Old Club Drug Sees Resurgence with Teens

Molly, an old club drug with a new name, is catching on in a big way with teens and college students in the Bay Area and it’s getting plenty of free advertising from popular culture. The club drug, known simply as Molly, is supposed to be the latest way to really “feel” the music. Singer … Read more

Teen Prescription Drug Abuse

WASHINGTON -It’s an epidemic that’s getting kids hooked and the consequences could be lethal. The number of teens using and abusing prescription drugs has exploded. They are passing out pills at parties and sharing with friends. Experts say the cocktail of drugs and alcohol is a deadly game. Two-thirds of teens who abuse prescription drugs … Read more