Are You Abusing Your Prescription Medication?

If you think that someone you know might actually be abusing their prescription medication, here are some things to think about.

The Long-Term Effects of Anti-Depressants on Addicts

For anyone facing the question of whether or not use of antidepressants is their best bet, there are several pieces of information to consider.

The Dangers of Bath Salts

Bath salts and other "legal highs" are always one of the most dangerous to abuse because they're usually not intended for human consumption.

What is Sugar Alcohol?

Recovering alcoholics going sugar-free may bring more harm than expected.

Uncovering the Secrets Behind Palcohol

Palcohol is a powdered alcohol that will make it very convenient for drinkers to have alcohol handy no matter where they are.

Increasing Use of ADHD Medication on College Campuses

A recent study has indicated that the practice of using Adderall and other stimulants in college students is increasing at an alarming rate.

People Who Drink Heavily May Have Lower I.Q.

The study indicated that lower scores on the IQ tests were associated with a higher consumption of alcohol and risky drinking behaviors.

What You Need to Know About Flakka

Flakka is so potent and is extremely inexpensive that its use has grown in certain parts of the country.

How Switching Addictions is Detrimental to Recovery

Substance addiction can transfer to anything, including pornography, sex, gambling, or even exercise.

New Fingerprint Test Can Determine Cocaine Use

Researchers believe that future law-enforcement agencies could have a number of portable fingerprint drug tests available to them.