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05 July 2010

Tik users invited

The abuse of methamphetamine (or tik) continues to be a very destructive presence in the Western Cape.

 

Just up the road at Groote Schuur Hospital in Observatory, Dr Nyameka Matross, has set up an evaluation clinic to work with methamphetamine abusers. The evaluation clinic is partly a clinical service, and partly research.

 
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