What Is Cannabidiol? The Benefits Of CBD

Posted by Joe Gilmore on Jul 30, 2019 8:00:00 AM

 

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is one of the main components in marijuana, it has become more popular in recent years as it has started to be used as a treatment method for many problems, most notably epilepsy.

Read More

Topics: Drug

Opioid Use Outside Of The United States

Posted by Neil Appleby on Jul 23, 2019 8:00:00 AM

 

The pattern of opioid use varies dramatically around the world.

 

There are significant variations not just in terms of how many prescription pills are used but also differences in the nature of the opioids used.

 

Read More

Topics: Drug

What Is Ketamine?

Posted by Neil Appleby on Jul 17, 2019 8:00:00 AM

 

Ketamine is a powerful medication that can induce anesthetic or loss of consciousness.

Read More

Topics: Drug

The Dangers Of Sleeping Pills

Posted by Joe Gilmore on Jul 15, 2019 8:00:00 AM

 

If you’re having trouble falling asleep or staying asleep, your doctor may end up prescribing you sleeping pills. While these pills can have obvious benefits and may help you get better sleep at night, there are a number of sleeping pill side effects that can have a negative impact on your physical and mental health. In many cases, it can be better to treat the underlying cause, such as a medical condition or sleep disorder, which can be a much more effective approach than just treating the symptom of insomnia itself.

Read More

Topics: Drug

The Risks Of Prescription Abuse And Misuse

Posted by Neil Appleby on Jul 11, 2019 8:00:00 AM

 

Prescription abuse might not seem like a big deal, but there are many grave consequences of misusing these prescriptions medications, including opioids and stimulants.

Read More

Topics: Drug

The Ins And Outs Of Heroin Withdrawal

Posted by Neil Appleby on Jul 9, 2019 8:00:00 AM

 

In order to see why heroin withdrawal can be so severe and problematic, it’s worth taking a look at how the drug works.

Read More

Topics: Drug

Opioid Use Disorder And Its Effects

Posted by Neil Appleby on Jul 8, 2019 8:00:00 AM

 

Opioid use disorder is continuing to spiral out of control in the US and throughout the world.

Read More

Topics: Drug

What Are Quaaludes?

Posted by Joe Gilmore on Jun 11, 2019 8:00:00 AM
 

Whether you learned about them through the Bill Cosby trial, The Wolf Of Wall Street Scorsese flick, or on your own, chances are that you have heard of a Quaalude. That being said, while many may have heard the name or are aware of its existence, you may still not be aware of what exactly a Quaalude is or what it does.

Read More

Topics: Drug

What Is Yaba? Panic Over Drug in Bangladesh

Posted by Jackson Bentley on Jun 10, 2019 8:00:00 AM
 

Yaba, a potent combination of methamphetamine and caffeine, is causing widespread concern among Bangladeshi residents and law enforcement. With hundreds of thousands of people becoming addicted to this stimulant, the government’s response has become extremely harsh.

 

Read More

Topics: Drug

Opioid Withdrawals and Detox

Posted by Joe Gilmore on Jun 6, 2019 8:00:00 AM
 

In the United States, the drug crisis has become a major media talking point and is even becoming prominent in the political sphere as well as we are seeing more opioid withdrawals and detox. The drug epidemic, mainly fueled by opioids and prescription pills, has led to deaths of hundreds of thousands of Americans over the past few years and has caused addiction for millions more.

Read More

Topics: Drug

    Recent Posts

    Subscribe Here!