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Administration Of Drugs

There are many different ways by which you can administer the drugs into your body. When you say the word drug, it has a lot of meaning. It can imply towards a medical material used to cure the diseases, or it may be something which is used to intoxicate you. A drug is generally used [...]

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Drugs And People

A drug is anything that can help an organism to function properly. It was something which was associated with medical field a long time ago but today it has many implications. Drugs can be referred to the intoxicating ones which would cause it to have a negative effect on the person who takes it. The [...]

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Preventing Addiction to Prescription Medications

Image via Wikipedia Addiction to prescription medications is rare when patients take the medications specifically as prescribed, following all instructions. However, there are still many circumstances in which an individual unwillingly become addicted to pain relieving medications and other prescriptions drugs, falling deep into the rabbit hole. There are ways to prevent the addiction to [...]

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Confronting Addiction

The task ahead of you will not be easy. There is nothing simple about letting a loved one know that you believe him to have an addiction to drugs or alcohol. However, it’s a conversation that must occur in order to help him overcome this stronghold in his life. The question is, how do you [...]

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Teenager Abuse of Synthetic Cannabinoids

Image by kr4gin via Flickr Many teenagers abuse drugs such as marijuana which are available from illegal drug dealers, or with a prescription, in some states, from legal dispensaries. This is difficult for many drug abusers as employers around the United States of America enforce random arbitrary drug screenings, from urine tests to rarer tests [...]

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Substance Abuse in the Workplace

The loss to companies in the United States due to substance abuse by employees totals $100 billion a year . Some people use substances such as alcohol or illicit drugs and some people even misuse prescription drugs and still attempt to function in the workplace. Abuse of substances affects the workplace just as the workplace [...]

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The New Faces in Substance Abuse

Substance abuse addictions are powerful and can hold a strangle grip on its victim. The substances which are abused are generally drugs, alcohol, and tobacco. Abused substances are defined as something that produces varying forms of intoxication to alter judgment, perception, or physical control. The usual victim we visualize is the rebellious teen who hangs [...]

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