An Update on Charles B. Towns

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The World’s Greatest Narcotic Expert helps save the United States from the perils of drug addiction. The fear that the prohibition of alcohol will lead to increased drug addiction can be avoided if society listens to Charles B. Towns.

Charles B. Towns in the Atlanta Constitution, January 13, 1917

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Here is an editorial that appeared in the Atlanta Constitution editorial page on January 13, 1917 regarding “The Drug Problem.” The article was written in response to a pamphlet written by Charles B. Towns regarding the “Federal Responsibility in the Solution of Habit-Forming Drug Problem.” The drug-addict was pictured as a victim. If was to […]

Drug Evil Target of Fierce Attack

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In spite of all these things the sale of habit-forming drugs has steadily, alarmingly increased; it has grown until its magnitude is such that it constitutes a National threat. These are not the words of an enthusiast. Any reputable physician who has made a study of the situation will indorse them

Could the Opioid Crisis of Today Been Avoided?

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Legislation has recently been passed by the Congress and signed by the President regarding our opioid crisis, which has been called the health crisis of our times. The book I’ve written involves a history of opium usage and treatment in the United States dating from more than 100 years ago. The book also deals with […]