Synthetic Drugs and Violence

In 2011, according to a federal government report, synthetic cannabinoids accounted for 28,531 ER (emergency room department) visits nationwide. This number elevated from 11,406...

Nurses and Drug Abuse

Many people assume that Nurses and other Medical Professionals are not as likely to be affected by addiction and various substance abuse disorders. This...

Medically Supervised Detox

The detoxifying process is essential in one's recovery from substance abuse. Approximately ten percent of the United States population over the age of twelve requires...

The Impact of Synthetic Drugs on Healthcare System

Synthetic drugs are chemically laced substances similar to marijuana, cocaine and methamphetamine that are sold over the counter at some convenience stores, gas stations...

Breast Feeding and Heroin Use

Heroin is considered to be amongst the most addictive drugs available at this time. Heroin use during pregnancy can result in serious complications. NAS...

Breast Feeding and Marijuana Use

Marijuana is the dried flowers, stems, leaves and seeds from an Indian plant known as Cannabis Sativa. The active chemical in Cannabis Sativa is...
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