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Doctors warn, meth not beauty drug

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A study shows that the number of women using methamphetamine has increased and the majority of them mistakenly believe that the drug can help make them more beautiful, reports said. 

Dr Wilawan Jungprasert, head of the Department of Medical Services (DMS), told a seminar on overcomng  stimulant abuse that a study by the Thanayarak institute revealed that the number of drug users has increased and is now estimated at over one million.

She said only 192,283 people had been admitted to rehabilitation programs from October 2011 to June 2012.

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