How to Spot Methamphetamine Addiction in a Loved One

Methamphetamine, while it is not as commonly used as drugs like heroin or cocaine, is highly addictive and widely used. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, upwards of six percent of adults have suffered from meth addiction. This statistic has the potential to grow if we don’t look out for those around us […]

Arrested for Drug Possession: 4 Ways to Fight Your Case

Arrested for drug possession

First offenders caught with a simple drug possession in Kentucky can get anywhere from 2 to 10 years of jail time. They may also have to pay a fine of up to $20,000. First offenders in California face 15 to 180 days in jail. Those who are charged with possession of Schedule II Controlled Substances […]

5 Ways Driving Under the Influence Can Ruin Your Life

Driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs is an incredibly risky thing to do. Not only are your reflexes slower than usual, but your brain is unable to make quick decisions. This increases your chances of getting into an accident. If you are driving under the influence, you are a danger to not only […]

FAQ: How Long Does Kratom Stay in My System?

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Have you ever wondered, “how long does kratom stay in my system for?” If you have, you’re in luck. This article will focus solely on this herbal drug. Kratom, also known as mitragyna speciosa, has only recently stepped into the spotlight of addiction. Although it has been used in Asian countries for many years, this […]

Alcohol Abuse or Alcohol Addiction?

 The casual drink has become a popular pastime for many people. They have a nice dinner, they drink a few glasses of wine and the conversation livens up. There are dish towels in storefronts that read, “Wine is the answer, what was the question?” There’s a popular song whose lyrics read, “I can’t stop drinking […]

Rehab for Alcoholism Without the 12 Steps

   When the average person thinks about alcohol treatment in a rehab center, their mind jumps to the Alcoholics Anonymous method. The famous “I’m_____ and I’m an alcoholic,” is what people think alcohol addiction is all about. The 12 Step Program does work. It’s effective, it’s beneficial, it’s emotional but it’s one of many different options […]

Why is Kratom Legal?

Kratom, the new drug that comes from the Asian Mitragyna speciosa tree, is highly addictive. Some people can use it casually and not feel the need to continue often. Some people have addictive genes and cannot simply use it once. The Food and Drug Administration has recalled kratom products for one reason and that was […]

Recreational Marijuana Use: Is Marijuana Legal in My State?

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Quick Overview of Marijuana Legalization Facts and Statistics 9 states have already legalized recreational marijuana 29 states have legalized medical marijuana if it’s prescribed to treat a medical condition, like cancer, glaucoma or chronic, painful conditions 64% of Americans support legalization legal marijuana sales are expected to reach $24.5 billion in 2021 the age requirement […]

Keep Track and Celebrate Your Achievements with a Sobriety Calculator

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How Long It Takes to Get Sober Alcohol withdrawal symptoms tend to subside within 7 to 14 days The body clears 0.25 to 0.50 ounces of alcohol each hour EtG tests can detect alcohol for up to 80 hours after the last drink Track how long you’ve been sober for using a sobriety calculator. The […]