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5 Things You Should Know about Xanax

on Tuesday, 26 August 2014.

5 Things You Should Know about Xanax

Physicians frequently prescribe drugs like Xanax for people with panic disorder or symptoms of anxiety. Although it can be an effective medication for those suffering from panic attacks and severe anxiety, Xanax is a drug that is commonly abused.

Chasing the Dream of Doing Cocaine Like A Gentleman

on Monday, 25 August 2014.

Chasing the Dream of Doing Cocaine Like A Gentleman

Drugs like cocaine are often considered to be a "gentleman's addiction". Cocaine is the type of drug that is expensive enough to be associated with high flying executives and high profile celebrities who can afford to make it a habit. Because of this image cocaine sometimes becomes glamorized by people who imagine that doing this drug makes you appear rich and powerful.

Teen Athletes More Predisposed To Prescription Drug Addiction

on Friday, 22 August 2014.

Teen Athletes More Predisposed To Prescription Drug Addiction

Recent studies have discovered that young teens participating in sports have a higher risk of developing an addiction to prescription drugs and especially opoid pain killers than those not involved in athletics. The issue is a much bigger problem for male teen athletes that are more likely to misuse prescription drugs than their female counterparts.

Is Crack-Cocaine the Most Destructive Drug Ever?

on Friday, 22 August 2014.

Is Crack-Cocaine the Most Destructive Drug Ever?

Most illegal drugs can have devastating effects on individuals and communities that see a high rate of addiction, but crack-cocaine is a particularly destructive substance that is dangerously addictive. When crack was widespread in the 80s and early 1990s, it destroyed many inner city communities that are still recovering from its effects.