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California Department Eradicated 22,302 Marijuana Plants

Many people around the world might have heard about marijuana, a very familiar illicit drug which has been used by many people, particularly teens. If we look at the number of cases that were booked on marijuana possession and the millions of pounds of marijuana being seized every day, we don’t have a need to look at the number of marijuana users all around.

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Accidental Deaths Due to Alcohol

Alcohol is such a dreadful thing which may cause death in any situation. Alcoholic deaths may be of different types. They might be due to health problems, accidents, suicides, homicides or death due to violence.

We commonly feel like accident is the something which happens due to an automobile crash or an road accident. But it is not. Something which happened all of a sudden, can… Continue reading

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Facts Regarding Drug Abuse Among the Teens in USA

Use of the illicit drugs and prescription drugs is increasing among the teens in United States. The rate of use of the prescription drugs among the teens increased because they think that these drugs are safe to use. But these young adolescents neglect the fact that these drugs are highly addictive and can cause severe side effects.

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Rate of Illicit Drug use among the Males and Females

The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) included illicit drugs such as, marijuana, cocaine, heroin, hallucinogens, and inhalants and illegal use of prescription type pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, and sedatives. Estimates reported in NSDUH survey, include all the nine categories of illicit drugs.

According to the survey, the rate of the illicit drug use among persons aged 12 or older was higher for males… Continue reading

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Benefits of Undergoing Drug Addiction Therapy

Addiction is the total dependence of a human on the psycho active or chemical substances. Drug addiction is due to the continuous consumption of drugs. This caused many negative physiological and psychological effects. There are many types of treatments available for drug addiction, among them one is, therapy treatment.

Following are the benefits of the drug addiction therapy:

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What are Essential Oils in Spices

Essential oils in spices are the chemical compounds which are responsible for giving aroma and flavor to the spices. Each spice has different flavor due to different chemical properties of the essential oils. These are also known as spice oils or spice extracts and have equal demand as raw spices. USA, EU and Japan are found to be the major markets for essential oils. These are extracted from… Continue reading

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Facts about Drug Abuse and Addiction

Drugs are the chemicals, which have susceptible impact on neuro-chemical balance of human brain that effects feelings and actions of an individual. Abusing drugs often or regularly leads to addiction. Although there is no particular age limit for drug addiction, earlier abuse causes more serious drug addiction.

Reasons for addiction
Every abuser has a different reason for drug abuse or addiction. Mostly to escape from problems… Continue reading

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How to Quit Smoking Marijuana

Marijuana is one type of harmful drugs, and scientists say that THC, a chemical found in Marijuana drug causes many effects on body as well as on brain. If you use Marijuana, you may chemically depend on Marijuana. You will have desire to abuse it. After some days, you need to take more Marijuana to get same effect. You might have started using Marijuana because of some problems… Continue reading

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Pain Relievers: Most Abused Prescription Drugs

Pain reliever is a kind of medical drug which is generally prescribed by a doctor to specific patient. According to National Drug Threat Assessment (NDTA) 2010 report, diversion and abuse of controlled prescription drugs has become a serious and increasing problem in u.s.

Among all prescription drugs, pain relievers are the most commonly abused and diverted controlled prescription drugs (CPDs). According to this report, drug threat… Continue reading

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Facts about Random Drug Testing

Random drug testing is used now-a-days in so many organizations for making their organization drug free and to increase their productivity. The main aim of random drug testing is to prevent the usage or discourage the usage of drugs. It is mostly done in schools, colleges, offices, prisons, military, even in government agencies. Different test are being done for different types of drugs.

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