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Heroin

Heroin is classified as an opioid which is integrated from morphine, found naturally in opium poppy seeds. Although derived from morphine, heroine is more potent and the effects have a faster onset than morphine. Similar to other recreational drugs, heroin is highly addicted and has extreme withdrawal symptoms. Heroin is...

Colorado Ruling: Companies Have the Right to Fire Employees on Medical Marijuana- Say What?

Colorado’s supreme court doesn’t care if you’re a recreational marijuana smoker, or if you have a legitimate condition meriting the new legalized medicine (well, legalized in Colorado and 22 other states)- they will fire you. Okay, that’s not entirely factual. They won’t fire you, but the Supreme Court just ruled...

Marijuana

Marijuana is composed of a green or gray mixture of the dried flowers, leaves, and seeds of the hemp plant Cannabis Sativa. Also referred to as weed, pot, mary jane, chronic, and a host of other terms. Marijuana is most commonly smoked, and sometimes mixed into food, or even used...

Alcohol

Ethanol, also referred to as ethyl alcohol is an intoxicating ingredient found in liquor beer and wine. Alcohol is characterized as a depressant which affects the central nervous system and essentially depresses the brain. Although alcohol is considered a depressant, the amount consumed can dictate the type of effect experienced;...

Fault in Our Stars actor Ansel Elgort to Play Florida Drug Lord in The Dukes of Oxy

Charming lead actor Ansel Elgort, from the hit movie based off of John Green’s bestselling novel, The Fault in Our Stars, has been cast as one of the main anti-heroes in The Dukes of Oxy- a soon to be movie based off of an article published by The Rolling Stones, according...

Florida May Adapt Civil Offence Measures for Minors Charged with Minor Marijuana Possession

State Attorney of Florida, Mark Ober, has made it known he is open to the notion of pinning minors with minor marijuana offences with lesser civil offence charges as opposed to criminal offence charges, according to The Tampa Tribune. His change of heart stems from the inability of youth to...

NIU Student in Florida Dies of Alcohol Poisoning During an Induction Hazing into Fraternity

David Bogenberger, a recent high school graduate, died of alcohol poisoning as a result of an induction ceremony into a ridiculous fraternity at NIU. 22 college students have been charged with hazing. David died in 2012, but just recently charges against those involved have begun criminal proceedings, according to the...

Florida Teen Alcohol Abuse Drops 30%

Florida is leading the nation in declining rates of teens abusing alcohol. so far the state has decreased underage consumption by 30 percent, according to Politifcat. Middle schoolers have decreased their alcohol consumption b 10.2 points, from 2004 to 2014; high schoolers have decreased their consumption of alcohol by 13.6...

The Importance of Treating Drug and Alcohol Addiction Immediately

Untreated drug and alcohol addiction plagues six million victims in America alone. Drug and alcohol use is becoming more prevalent among teenagers and young adults. Although the mass populace is convinced drug and alcohol addiction is a personal choice each victim of addiction makes, the truth isn’t so clear cut....

5 Cancers You Didn’t Know Were Caused by Alcohol Addiction

If you’ve been thinking about cutting back on your alcohol intake, it may be high time you seriously consider going to an addiction detox center in New York. Although an alcohol use disorder isn’t merely a matter of how much alcohol you consume, as much as it is in what...

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