Category: Drug Information

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06 February

Amphetamine and methamphetamine are two drugs that, based on their names and chemical base, you may assume are similar in every way. It’s true that amphetamine and methamphetamine can produce many of the same mood-boosting effects in users, but there are some essential differences between the two drugs, including how they are obtained and their potential […]

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05 February

The addiction epidemic spreading throughout our nation has been growing at an unprecedented rate. It has been a problem for a number of years, but the past couple decades have been the worst of it. One of the largest contributing factors to the current state has been the widespread opioid epidemic and opiate medication abuse. Of course, […]

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30 January

The scope of heroin abuse in the United States is staggering. According to NSDUH, about 948,000 people reported using heroin in the past year. This trend is being driven by young adults aged 18 to 25. With this high number of heroin abusers comes a significant number of adverse effects. One of those effects is death […]

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14 December

Prescription medications have saved many lives and helped people enjoy an improved quality of life.  But, when these substances are abused, the results are less than desirable. The US is now in the midst of an out-of-control opioid crisis.  More than 47,600 people died from opioid overdose in 2017, according to the CDC. To put […]

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22 May

It shouldn’t come as a surprise to many reading this that celebrities have more influence over how we think, how we develop as individuals and how we view ourselves, then they probably should. In 2018, and indeed for the past few years, and next few, it has been and will continue to be difficult for […]

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