Friday, October 30, 2009

More VSA headlines from around the world

USA

Rapid City woman sentenced for huffing KTIVAP - October 27, 2009 9:35 AM ET RAPID CITY, SD (AP) - A woman has been ordered to jail for six months for huffing computer cleaner near her children in a ...

Mother charged with 'huffing' in front of baby Cookeville Herald Citizen ALGOOD -- A Cookeville woman is facing serious charges after being caught "snorting" a can of dust remover in the presence of her baby, police said. ...

Impact of huffing Emporia Gazette By Bobbi Mlynar (Contact) When Lora Esslinger Meirowsky's cell phone rang shortly before sunup on the morning of Oct. 20, 2008, she wasn't surprised. ...

Man Arrested for Huffing Gas in Wal-Mart Bathroom FOXNews Tulsa police have arrested a man for public intoxication after finding him "huffing" — or inhaling — compressed gas inside a Wal-Mart bathroom. ...

UPDATED: Two hospitilized after vehicle hits 5 cars, rolls twice Livingston Daily Inhalant abuse, also known as “huffing,” is the intentional inhalation of chemical vapors to attain a high. Bezotte said the two men had apparently ...

Australia

Hunter youths ditch alcohol for parents' pills Newcastle Herald - Newcastle, Australia... young people did not consider prescription medication abuse as problematic. ... incidents of groups

Governments accused of delaying Opal rolloutABC OnlineThe Uniting Church agency Uniting Care Wesley is warning that petrol sniffing will surge at Yalata, on South Australia's far west coast, ...

Malaysia

Bill On Glue Sniffing Submitted To AG Bernama KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 28 (Bernama) -- The draft Bill to make glue sniffing an offence has been sent to the Attorney-General's Department for perusal. ...

Malta

Sniffing your life awayMalta Independent OnlineTypical inhalant users are between the ages of nine and 17. In fact, the results of the latest International Report on the European School Survey Project on ...