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Methamphetamine altering our lives

In my business, I frequently instruct people thinking of relocating here to check out The Union’s online edition front page and Police Blotter to get a real feel of the community. Lately I have realized that if I followed my own instructions, I doubt that I would want to move here.

Methamphetamine seems to be altering our lives in ways I never anticipated. Five days without sleep, the article says!

In case everyone does not realize: The central nervous system effects of meth include irritability, insomnia, confusion, tremors, convulsions, anxiety, paranoia, and aggressiveness. Hyperthermia and convulsions can result in death, but not necessarily the death of the person on the drug.

Kenneth Friend

Grass Valley

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