Category Archives: Drug Use

5 Ways to End Drugging in America

Before a less-than-optimum situation can be improved or a problem solved, it must first be recognized and faced for what it is.  Neither the head-in-the-sand approach nor the running away from the truth of it will end-up in a resolution … Continue reading

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How Might Your Child Hide Their Drug Abuse?

Most parents want their children to stay away from drugs while they are growing up. But when kids do start to use one drug or another, it’s not like they walk up to their parents and announce the fact. Quite … Continue reading

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Does Race Gender or Ethnicity Determine Drug Use

To a large degree, perceptions of drug use and addiction can be affected by racial stereotypes. These types of stereotypes have long been perpetuated, to the effect that people of certain races or ethnic backgrounds are more likely to use … Continue reading

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The Real Dangers of Adderall Addiction

Millions of teenagers and young adults are spreading the word about a “cheat code” for life. They say there is a miracle substance that can make it easy to study all night or complete boring tasks like cleaning your house … Continue reading

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Sports Drinks and Diet Supplements May Contain Meth Ingredients

Just about anyone asked would tell you that a healthy, fit body is a good thing. Most people would probably say that proper exercise and proper nutrition would give you a healthy, fit body. Some people take diet and exercise … Continue reading

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How Drugs Can Change Your Personality

To most people, the effects of drugs and alcohol on the user are obvious. They may act out, become violent, and get into verbal altercations or simply act like a different person. Drugs and alcohol can intensify behaviors. Take someone … Continue reading

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The Effects Of Ecstasy On The Brain

The drug Ecstasy has been labeled as one of the most popular drugs for teens, young adults and adolescents and one of the most dangerous and damaging drugs in existence. According to Drug Fact research and statistics from the National … Continue reading

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Meth

Meth or methamphetamine is a dangers and addictive drug. Here are 10 things you didn’t know about it: Methamphetamine Is Commonly a Homemade Drug Cocaine and heroin are produced in countries thousands of miles away and have to be smuggled … Continue reading

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The Affects Of Long Term Drug Use On The Brain

Drugs work by changing the brain’s chemistry and by affecting the neuron signaling in many ways. The job of the neurons are to control cognition, muscle movement, sensory information and emotions. They communicate with each other using synapses. As the … Continue reading

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How Drugs Affect Your Sex Life

Believe it or not, but illicit drugs aren’t the only ones that can have a great impact on ones sex life. Many prescription drugs wreak havoc on the bodies sexual system. Statins and fibrates, which are used to treat high … Continue reading

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