Drug Addiction

February 26, 2024

Gary Jackson

How Long Does Molly MDMA Stay In Your System?

Exercising until you collapse from exhaustion or chugging water until you vomit won’t cause the molly to magically leave your system immediately, instead it’ll likely just make you feel crappy. In fact, drinking massive amounts of water can actually cause serious health issues. Don’t drink alcohol if you take molly since it can cause you […]

Drug Addiction

February 26, 2024

Gary Jackson

Medications & Drugs That Cause Hair Loss

Research suggests that certain communities may be more prone to using drugs, including cocaine. For example, those who identify as LGBTQ are more than twice as likely to use illicit drugs as heterosexual people. LGBTQ adults are also more than twice as likely to have a substance use disorder. Adderall is commonly used to treat […]

Drug Addiction

February 22, 2024

Gary Jackson

Effects of Meth on the Body What Does Meth Do to Your Body?

But what prompts the first instance of methamphetamine abuse? Research shows many factors may contribute to someone using meth for the first time. The chances you’ll take too much meth are higher if you inject meth, but harmful or life-threatening health problems can happen no matter what method you use. Scars can form in your […]

Drug Addiction

February 22, 2024

Gary Jackson

Older Adults National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism NIAAA

The 2018 NSDUH estimated that for adults ages 65 and older the prevalence of alcohol, tobacco, cannabis, and opioid (including prescription opioids) use in the past twelve months were 43 percent, 14 percent, 4.1 percent, and 1.3 percent, respectively. The twelve-month prevalence of alcohol use disorder (AUD) and drug use disorder (DUD) (the NSDUH does […]

Drug Addiction

February 22, 2024

Gary Jackson

Psilocybin Magic Mushrooms Uses, Effects & Hazards

In November 2020, the state of Oregon passed Measure 109 to legalize psilocybin for people age 21 and older. Proponents of psilocybin legalization in Oregon promote its use for medical conditions, such as depression, anxiety, or PTSD. The new law will make psilocybin more accessible to people who need them clinically. The average half-life of psilocybin ranges […]

Drug Addiction

February 21, 2024

Gary Jackson

Ecstasy Addiction And Abuse: Understanding MDMA

For street use, ecstasy is made illegally in labs with many ingredients, including isosafrole, amphetamine, and caffeine. Note that if a drug is sold as “ecstasy,” it still may not have any MDMA at all. Addictive ingredients are used to make ecstasy, causing you to crave more. It was first made by German scientists in […]

Drug Addiction

February 21, 2024

Gary Jackson

Lyrica Addiction: Detox, Withdrawal, & Treatment

According to research, Lyrica misuse has become more common in recent years among people who have a history of abusing opioids — another type of addictive painkiller. In recent years, pregabalin misuse has become a growing concern and risk, particularly among those who have a history of opioid abuse or benzodiazepine abuse. If you’re concerned […]

Drug Addiction

February 21, 2024

Gary Jackson

LSD: What to Know

LSD, psilocybin, MDMA, and ketamine temporarily shift our conscious experience. The risks of LSD use are dependent on many factors, including the fundamentals of set and setting and one’s current mental health status. Tolerance develops when the body loses sensitivity to a compound’s effects. When tolerance forms, the body requires larger doses to achieve the […]

Drug Addiction

February 20, 2024

Gary Jackson

The Ultimate Guide to Microdosing Psychedelics

If you notice you’re having a hard time sleeping on the days you take the dose, you may need to adjust and take the dose even earlier. Keep in mind, most psychedelics wear off after about 6 hours, so you’ll want to time the dose so it gives you the desired benefits when you have […]

Drug Addiction

February 20, 2024

Gary Jackson

Stimulant Overdose Drug Overdose CDC Injury Center

Different types of therapies are used in the treatment of meth addiction, or MUD.8 If you or someone you know use meth, you should consider seeking help. The first thing that shoud be done is to contact the local emergency number or 911. The call to the National toll-free Poison Help hotline can also save […]

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