Update: Ban on Bromo DragonFLY

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In this press conference, Dr. Oz recounts the chain of events that lead to New York State's move to ban Bromo DragonFLY, a dangerous synthetic and currently legal drug. Learn how it's affecting youths and families across the country and what this new legislation means for you.

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    Synthetic or designer drugs have been around for some time now, but they have been surging in popularity in the US over the past decade. There’s synthetic marijuana, synthetic amphetamines (i.e., Bath Salts), and an ever-growing list of synthetic hallucinogens, including Dragonfly, all easily available online for any half-determined individual. See how this emerging deadly new synthetic drug could affect your family
  • Prevent Dragonfly Abuse

    Learn valuable prevention tips to make sure you keep dragonfly out of your home and away from your children.
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    Read a report on the new designer drug problem by State Senator Jeffery D. Klein and the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse.
  • Designer Drug Research Chart

    This chart shows the potential effects, dangers and legal status of some designer drugs.

The #1 Thing to Remember When Caring for a Sick Parent

It can help you be a better caregiver while also releasing you of overwhelming burden.

Caring for an ageing or sick parent at home can be a wonderful act of love — but it can also be a big sacrifice. Along with the new responsibility comes added stress to your life that's probably already taxing. Not to mention, it significantly changes the relationship between the two of you. If you're a caregiver for a parent, or thinking about what next step is best, this is one of the most important things to remember about this life phase. It can help you be a better caregiver while also releasing you of a lot of the burden that comes with the role.

TV and podcast host Maria Menounos is currently taking care of her mother, who has brain cancer. She learned this lesson from a guest on her series "Better Together."

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