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Courts Often Require Alcohol Awareness Classes for Alcohol-Related

If you are arrested for an alcohol-related offense such as driving under the influence of alcohol or possessing alcohol when under the age of 21, the court might...

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Alcohol Consumption Often Times Begins During the Teen Years

Alcohol Consumption Often Times Begins During the Teen Years

Alarmingly, alcohol is the drug most frequently used by American teenagers. Statistically, about half of all middle school and high school students claim to consume ...

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Peter Stewart

Alcohol utilized as self-medication for stress and depression is ultimately an ill-advised remedy as it can certainly bring about even greater difficulties. To have a contented life we have to learn

By: Peter Stewart l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 26, 2012

Do you suspect that a loved one may be abusing prescription drugs? Learn the signs of painkiller addiction here.

By: Laine McKenna l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 26, 2012
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

The reality is that some of us, at some point in our lives, will either use or abuse drugs and alcohol. This usually comes during college, a time and place where people are expected to find their own

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 24, 2012

Over the past few years, there is a growing tendency among school and college going students to resort to substance abuse. Many schools are aware of this and are conducting drug tests to identify

By: Robin Leonardo l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 24, 2012

Addiction doesn't happen overnight. What happens is a person is introduced to a substance and likes the effects it produces in them. At first their use may be recreational, but over time they become

By: Kent Durgon l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 20, 2012

This article discusses the importance of getting off drugs before you get pregnant. Using drugs before and during pregnancy will jeopardize the health and well-being of mom and baby.

By: Julia Aharonov l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 18, 2012
Cheryl A Hinneburg

Fentanyl is a member of the opiate family. These are seriously addictive drugs that are also very powerful. This is much stronger than morphine and is usually only prescribed for long term or chronic

By: Cheryl A Hinneburg l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 18, 2012

Only 30.9% of the population 12 and over indulged in an alcoholic beverage in the past 30 days. Utahans on the whole are not binge drinkers, only 15.7% of the population did so in the past 30 days.

By: Benjamin Maipotheir l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 18, 2012

A significant risk factor with any drug use in the UK is the potential legal consequences of that use. Most substances are controlled under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971. Within this there are three

By: Matt Hayman l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 18, 2012

Drug and alcohol addiction can give rise to many mental and emotional problems like Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia. It's always

By: Russel Marshall l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 17, 2012

The Obama administration has just released a new vision for re-shaping the fight against drug epidemics. This seems to be a serious departure from the last two decades - particularly since Obama has

By: Nathan P l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 17, 2012

Each year there are thousands of people who successfully complete a drug rehab program to overcome their addiction. With the support of friends and family, a drug addict can expect to make the

By: Andrea Avery l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 16, 2012

Drug use has escalated to an alarming rate in the past years, with teens at higher risk of getting involved in drug abuse. In fact, a study facilitated by Columbia University's National Center on

By: Roger Stevens l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 15, 2012

When you have discovered that you have a problem with drugs, what you do next invariably can determine whether or not you get clean. In the world of addiction and counseling we call these steps

By: Roger Stevens l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 14, 2012

Alcohol is perhaps one of the most pervasive, dangerous drugs in the United States. In fact you can even say that alcohol is the single most destructive drug in the world yet it remains firmly

By: Roger Stevens l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 10, 2012

Alarmingly, alcohol is the drug most frequently used by American teenagers. Statistically, about half of all middle school and high school students claim to consume alcohol on a monthly basis.

By: Sabrina Renee Coffin l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 09, 2012

Making the decision to get help for drug and alcohol addiction is the first step in a long journey through the recovery process. Often times, people arrive to treatment completely broken,

By: Sabrina Renee Coffin l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 09, 2012

Until recently, in the USA most doctors looked at addiction as a permanent lifelong condition with no known cure. However, modern medical times have brought other ideas to light, and for those

By: John Stackerbridge l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 09, 2012

There is a darker side to the state that is best known for celebrity A-lists and sunshine. There is a huge methamphetamine problem in California. The source of this is domestic clandestine labs, as

By: Timothy Hailingworth l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 05, 2012

The fact is recovery from addiction is often a long journey where many tools are gathered along the way and these tools are an essential part of recovery from addiction. Ultimately, these tools and

By: E Mack l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Mar 31, 2012
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Ari Novick, Ph.D.

The reality is that some of us, at some point in our lives, will either use or abuse drugs and alcohol. This usually comes during college, a time and place where people are expected to find their own

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 78 lComments: 0

Making the decision to get help for drug and alcohol addiction is the first step in a long journey through the recovery process. Often times, people arrive to treatment completely broken,

By: Sabrina Renee Coffin l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 72 lComments: 0

Nicotine is an addictive substance found in tobacco products - cigarettes, cigars, etc. It badly affects the central nervous system of the user. Consumption of nicotine not only impacts a person's

By: Robin Leonardo l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0

Addiction doesn't happen overnight. What happens is a person is introduced to a substance and likes the effects it produces in them. At first their use may be recreational, but over time they become

By: Kent Durgon l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 20, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0

Drug test kits have been effective in enabling timely implementation of preventive measures for drug abuse. Of the various drug testing kits available, urine drug testing kits are popular (these are

By: Robin Leonardo l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

Above the influence is a way to get the word out to teens and their parents about drug and alcohol dangers. Above the Influence is a national advertising campaign geared toward teens and young

By: Kathie V Dionisio l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

Over the past few years, there is a growing tendency among school and college going students to resort to substance abuse. Many schools are aware of this and are conducting drug tests to identify

By: Robin Leonardo l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0

Do you suspect that a loved one may be abusing prescription drugs? Learn the signs of painkiller addiction here.

By: Laine McKenna l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Peter Stewart

Alcohol utilized as self-medication for stress and depression is ultimately an ill-advised remedy as it can certainly bring about even greater difficulties. To have a contented life we have to learn

By: Peter Stewart l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

Only 30.9% of the population 12 and over indulged in an alcoholic beverage in the past 30 days. Utahans on the whole are not binge drinkers, only 15.7% of the population did so in the past 30 days.

By: Benjamin Maipotheir l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 18, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

A significant risk factor with any drug use in the UK is the potential legal consequences of that use. Most substances are controlled under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971. Within this there are three

By: Matt Hayman l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 18, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Seb Grant

THC potency has been increasing in marijuana for a few decades now. Along with a higher potency comes greater risk. Today, marijuana contains more THC than ever before. Consider this and then factor

By: Seb Grant l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0

Urine drug test kits are user-friendly and reliable drug testing kits that give accurate results. Higher concentrations of various drugs and their metabolites in a urine sample make urine drug test

By: Robin Leonardo l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0

This article discusses the importance of getting off drugs before you get pregnant. Using drugs before and during pregnancy will jeopardize the health and well-being of mom and baby.

By: Julia Aharonov l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 18, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0

When you have discovered that you have a problem with drugs, what you do next invariably can determine whether or not you get clean. In the world of addiction and counseling we call these steps

By: Roger Stevens l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 14, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0

There is a darker side to the state that is best known for celebrity A-lists and sunshine. There is a huge methamphetamine problem in California. The source of this is domestic clandestine labs, as

By: Timothy Hailingworth l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 05, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0

Drug and alcohol addiction can give rise to many mental and emotional problems like Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia. It's always

By: Russel Marshall l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
Cheryl A Hinneburg

Fentanyl is a member of the opiate family. These are seriously addictive drugs that are also very powerful. This is much stronger than morphine and is usually only prescribed for long term or chronic

By: Cheryl A Hinneburg l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 18, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0

Each year there are thousands of people who successfully complete a drug rehab program to overcome their addiction. With the support of friends and family, a drug addict can expect to make the

By: Andrea Avery l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0

Alarmingly, alcohol is the drug most frequently used by American teenagers. Statistically, about half of all middle school and high school students claim to consume alcohol on a monthly basis.

By: Sabrina Renee Coffin l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0
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Each year there are thousands of people who successfully complete a drug rehab program to overcome their addiction. With the support of friends and family, a drug addict can expect to make the

By: Andrea Avery l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0

Regular exercise is one of the simplest but most critical aspects of drug addiction recovery. Maintaining a fit body is essential for staying healthy and warding off drug cravings. Addicts and

By: Debbie F Davis l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 46 lComments: 0

Attending a clinical drug rehab program is the only way for addicts to achieve lasting sobriety. There are several drug rehab programs available today, and it is crucial that addicts choose treatment

By: Debbie F Davis l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

If you are arrested for an alcohol-related offense such as driving under the influence of alcohol or possessing alcohol when under the age of 21, the court might require you to take alcohol awareness

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

The reality is that some of us, at some point in our lives, will either use or abuse drugs and alcohol. This usually comes during college, a time and place where people are expected to find their own

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 78 lComments: 0

Nicotine is an addictive substance found in tobacco products - cigarettes, cigars, etc. It badly affects the central nervous system of the user. Consumption of nicotine not only impacts a person's

By: Robin Leonardo l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0

Urine drug test kits are user-friendly and reliable drug testing kits that give accurate results. Higher concentrations of various drugs and their metabolites in a urine sample make urine drug test

By: Robin Leonardo l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0

Drug test kits have been effective in enabling timely implementation of preventive measures for drug abuse. Of the various drug testing kits available, urine drug testing kits are popular (these are

By: Robin Leonardo l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

Over the past few years, there is a growing tendency among school and college going students to resort to substance abuse. Many schools are aware of this and are conducting drug tests to identify

By: Robin Leonardo l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Seb Grant

THC potency has been increasing in marijuana for a few decades now. Along with a higher potency comes greater risk. Today, marijuana contains more THC than ever before. Consider this and then factor

By: Seb Grant l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0

Above the influence is a way to get the word out to teens and their parents about drug and alcohol dangers. Above the Influence is a national advertising campaign geared toward teens and young

By: Kathie V Dionisio l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

Addiction is not something that can be beaten on its own. You need the assistance of experienced people with your future in mind. By getting help you are allowing yourself to live an enjoyable life!

By: Kevin Wynn l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0

As an enterprising entrepreneur you need to have the ability to spot people subtly. At times you find people present a chaotic mix up. I'm afraid you would find it hard to know something going amiss

By: Gary B Roger l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0

Spring is a time of rebirth, new and exciting things! The 12 Step Program is a time for a new and exciting life to begin, just like the green grass, leaves, shrubs and bushes. Crops in the fields are

By: Brad A. Rowe l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0

Drug use has escalated to an alarming rate in the past years, with teens at higher risk of getting involved in drug abuse. In fact, a study facilitated by Columbia University's National Center on

By: Roger Stevens l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 15, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0

When you have discovered that you have a problem with drugs, what you do next invariably can determine whether or not you get clean. In the world of addiction and counseling we call these steps

By: Roger Stevens l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 14, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0

Alcohol is perhaps one of the most pervasive, dangerous drugs in the United States. In fact you can even say that alcohol is the single most destructive drug in the world yet it remains firmly

By: Roger Stevens l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 10, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0

Alarmingly, alcohol is the drug most frequently used by American teenagers. Statistically, about half of all middle school and high school students claim to consume alcohol on a monthly basis.

By: Sabrina Renee Coffin l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0

Making the decision to get help for drug and alcohol addiction is the first step in a long journey through the recovery process. Often times, people arrive to treatment completely broken,

By: Sabrina Renee Coffin l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 72 lComments: 0

There is a darker side to the state that is best known for celebrity A-lists and sunshine. There is a huge methamphetamine problem in California. The source of this is domestic clandestine labs, as

By: Timothy Hailingworth l Health & Fitness > Drug Abuse l Apr 05, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
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