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Death Caused By Fake Marijuana Laced With Rat Poison

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The CDC has issued an outbreak alert for synthetic cannabinoids, also referred to as synthetic marijuana or “fake weed.” Following use of synthetic cannabinoids, a rising number of individuals have experienced severe and uncontrollable bleeding, at times to the point of death. The CDC reports that 94 individuals have sought help in emergency departments for […]

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Crack vs Powder Cocaine: What’s The Difference?

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Cocaine is a powerfully addictive stimulant made from the leaves of the Erythroxylon Coca plant. This stimulant can heighten the body’s activity, including increasing energy, alertness, heart rate, and blood pressure. The Main Difference Between Crack And Powder Cocaine Powder and crack cocaine are two different forms of the same substance. Powder cocaine is a […]

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Marijuana Detection Time – How Long Does Marijuana Stay In Your System?

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Marijuana may remain in the body much longer than many other drugs. A common belief is that marijuana can be detected in someone’s system for up to 30 days after the last use. This broad assumption likely does not examine all contributing factors. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Association (SAMHSA) reports that if […]

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The Dangers Of Making And Using Rick Simpson Oil (RSO)

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Rick Simpson Oil was pioneered by a medical marijuana activist of the same name. His primary claim is that it can cure cancer, however, proponents also suggest that it could be beneficial for asthma, epilepsy, and other medicinal purposes, including opioid detoxes. Critics of RSO assert there isn’t enough medical research to back these claims, […]

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What Is The Drug “Shatter”?

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Shatter is a term used to describe an extremely potent type of cannabis concentrate, known as butane hash oil (BHO). BHO is made by using butane (a liquid gas) to extract cannabinoids and terpenes from cannabis plant matter. These chemical compounds are secreted by cannabis plants and interact with receptors in the brain to relieve […]

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How Long Does Cocaine Stay In Your System? – Cocaine Detection Times

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Cocaine is an addictive, illegal drug that stimulates the body. After its effects wear off, it may still be detected in blood and saliva and may be found in urine even after it has been cleared from the bloodstream. The high from cocaine is short, lasting five to 30 minutes, depending on the route of […]

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Ending The Stigma Surrounding Addiction

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Stigma is characterized by a set of negative and often misinformed beliefs that society or a group of individuals hold about a particular circumstance, quality, or person. Addiction-related stigmas are often fueled by a lack of valid information which promotes inaccurate theories about addiction. The derogatory terms in common use, such as junkie, stoner, crackhead […]

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5 Signs Your Loved One Is Drinking Too Much

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When you care about someone, you want them to be safe and healthy. Drinking too much alcohol can lead to an alcohol use disorder (AUD), which puts their health and safety at risk. An alcohol use disorder is a medical diagnosis for problem drinking, characterized by compulsive drinking, a lack of control over alcohol use, […]

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What To Pack When Going To An Inpatient Drug And Alcohol Rehab Center

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Inpatient drug and alcohol rehab centers generally have very specific guidelines on what an individual can bring to treatment. Some centers may also provide a recommended packing checklist. Upon arriving at a treatment facility, individuals will check in and begin the admission process. During check-in, the center’s admissions team will inspect bags to ensure there […]

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Drug Addiction Mortality Rates (Risk Of Death)

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Today, drug addiction is responsible for more deaths than any other health condition. 1 out of every 4 deaths is connected to tobacco, alcohol, or prescription or illicit drug use. Since the year 2000, drug use mortality rates have tripled and continue to get worse. U.S. Drug Deaths: 2000-2016 In 2000, just under 20,000 people […]

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