10 04, 2018

The A-B-C’s of GHB

April 10th, 2018|0 Comments

What is GHB? Gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) is a natural-occurring chemical found in the brain that serves as a central nervous system depressant. It is also manufactured synthetically for its feel-good properties as a recreational drug and prescribed for a few legitimate medical purposes. GHB is a highly addictive and dangerous, volatile substance that should be

5 04, 2018

Nine Common Questions Answered About Marijuana

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Got Questions About Weed? Marijuana was once regarded as a highly dangerous substance that was taboo in most social circles. Today, marijuana use is widely accepted worldwide. According to statistics reported by the United Nations, an estimated 160 million people across the globe use marijuana regularly, making it the second most commonly used addictive

16 03, 2018

Desoxyn—The Legal Methamphetamine You Probably Haven’t Heard Of

March 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Should we be more concerned about Desoxyn—the prescription methamphetamine with a high potential for abuse? Every day, there is another news story about the ongoing opioid epidemic, but while all the focus is on painkillers, there are other prescription medications—like Desoxyn—that are being abused. How bad is the problem? According to the most recent

12 03, 2018

Fear Not: You Can Get Addiction Treatment AND Keep Your Job

March 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Many People Don’t Get Substance Abuse Treatment Because They Want To Keep Their Job If you have a substance abuse problem, it’s completely normal for you to want to keep this information from your employer. Most people who are addicted to drugs or alcohol believe that having a problem with addiction will result in

19 02, 2018

What Is Kratom: How It Gets You High and Why It Can Be Dangerous

February 19th, 2018|0 Comments

A new type of drug, known as kratom, has emerged in America over the past years. It produces a high similar to that of opioids and opiates, and can be incredibly dangerous. For years, Asian countries have relied on the medicinal effects of kratom, otherwise known as Mitragyna speciose korth. Only the leaves of

13 02, 2018

Crystal Meth Truth: The Highs, Lows, Physical Effects and Mind Tricks

February 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Crystal meth might conjure up the thought of the popular series Breaking Bad. We witnessed firsthand how to make bathtub crank through Walter White’s chemical expertise. If you haven’t watched the series, you’re probably aware of the problems crystal meth has caused in the US. It’s illegal, highly addictive and deteriorates the body and

7 02, 2018

Exploring Salvia: Drug Healing Claims, Risks and Hallucinations

February 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Some people are claiming that salvia is harmless. Realistically, no mind altering chemical is harmless when there are people willing to abuse it. What we know is people believe it carries very low risk of being toxic. The salvia drug is also not deemed to have abuse potential. The state of Delaware would disagree.

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