Latest Psychoactive drug Stories

2014-06-25 16:26:31

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A conference of legal high practitioners, today, heard the problems encountered so far were the "tip of the iceberg." The conference held jointly between legal highs awareness charity, Angelus, and Northamptonshire based charity, Solve It, was also addressed by the Drugs Minister, Norman Baker, by pre-recorded message. Mr Baker thanked the Angelus Foundation for its work in raising awareness of the harms of these substances, adding,...

Mind-Altering Substances Not Just A Modern Thing: They Have Been Used For Centuries
2014-05-13 08:17:24

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In our current society, alcohol and drug use have become almost ubiquitous. We have declared a War on Drugs, we have movies and TV shows glorifying Prohibition and the outlaws who evaded it, and we have more references to alcohol and drugs in our music than could ever be counted. This all-pervading presence — and our tendency as a society to romanticize the past — makes us think that these are modern problems. Perhaps the...

2014-04-09 23:30:35

Passages Malibu issues statement on new research published in the UK. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 On March 19th, the British Medical Journal published a study that examined the use of sedatives and anti-anxiety medication and their impact on overall health and mortality rates. The 7-year study looked at more than 34,000 patients in the United Kingdom who were prescribed pharmaceuticals like Xanax, Valium, and Klonopin. Patients prescribed anti-anxiety medication and sleeping pills...

2014-02-20 23:27:23

Renowned Author Exposes the Truth About Drug Addiction in His Companion Volume to “Under the Influence: A Guide to the Myths and Realities of Alcoholism” (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 James R. Milam, Ph.D., spent many years writing and lecturing on his discoveries about alcoholism and the physical factors that set alcoholics and non-alcoholics apart, while suggesting a stigma-free way to understand and treat the disease. He co-founded several highly effective model addiction treatment...

2014-01-18 23:02:15

Individuals seeking relief from drug and alcohol addiction can now receive no-cost consultations. Call 226-780-4600 for an appointment at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Guelph, Canada (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 A Guelph alcohol and drug rehab center is launching a program to get adults and adolescents free from PCP addiction at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Information from a Government of Canada website reveals that "PCP (phencyclidine) is a hallucinogen but also combines...

2014-01-13 23:25:21

Individuals seeking relief from drug and alcohol addictions in St. Catharines can now receive no-cost consultations. Call (226) 773-2387 for an appointment at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. St. Catharines, Canada (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 A St. Catharines alcohol and drug rehab center is introducing a program geared toward helping adults and adolescents stop their cocaine addiction through services available at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Based on facts collected from the National...

More Research Needed To Better Understand Caffeine Addiction
2013-09-09 15:10:58

[ Watch the Video: Caffeine Addiction In The Spotlight ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Have you been jonesing for a cup of joe lately? Well research published in the Journal of Caffeine Research shows that caffeine addiction could be far from harmless. Caffeine is one of the two most widely used psychoactive drugs on the planet, second only to alcohol. Studies have shown that it only takes an average of two-and-a-half cups of coffee per day to become addicted....

2013-07-05 23:04:50

Sold with names including “bath salts,” “spice,” and meow-meow,” new synthetic designer drugs evade existing laws drugs and offer life threatening consequences for users. Detox centers such as Harbor Village provide step-by-step programs to address addiction to these new synthetic drugs. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 As reported by Reuters (6/26), Lure, variety of designer drugs is alarming, U.N. agency says, there are now 251 dangerous psychoactive drugs, which is a 50%...

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