Drug Abuse

Drug Addiction is a serious problem among all the age groups, in particular among teens. The latest statistics released by NIDA’s Monitoring the Future Survey shows increasing number of teens getting addicted as well as affected due to marijuana abuse. According to the report ,the percentage of eight graders who used an illicit drug increased […]

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Drug Addiction and substance abuse are one among the major problems that are harming the present generation like any thing else. There are so many reasons for a child to get used to those illicit drugs and spoiling his own future. A new study found a surprising reason for the children becoming marijuana abusers. A […]

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ctnuser4 on June 21st, 2011

Cocaine is a type of drug that tends to stimulate the nervous system, cocaine can be snorted in powder form, smoked when in the form of rocks or injected when made into liquid. According to survey of MTF, there have been important changes in the levels of overall cocaine use over the life of MTF. […]

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ctnuser4 on June 20th, 2011

Ecstasy is also called as MDMA, this drug tends to create a sense of euphoria and an expansive love or desire to nurture others. When taken in excess, it increases body temperature to the point of being fatal. Ecstasy addiction often leads to exhaustion, dehydration and sometimes even death. Ecstasy is used more for its […]

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ctnuser4 on May 25th, 2011

Prescription drugs are the drugs which are prescribed by a physician to treat physical pain, anxiety and sleep disorders etc. Many patients become dependent on them and continue to take them even after the disease is cured and this leads to addiction to those drugs. Prescription drugs are the second most commonly abused drugs after […]

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ctnuser4 on May 24th, 2011

Drug rehabilitation programs have changed a lot positively just in the past few years and it is a continuous program. Insurance companies, parents, state governments etc. are demanding the evidence for the outcome before funding on the rehabilitation programs. So drug rehab administrators are able to present outcome based evidences to show that their programs […]

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