• Athletes and Addiction
    Thursday, November 25th, 2021

    Athletes and Addiction

    The emotional and physical toll that it takes to excel as an athlete is extensive. Often, athletes push themselves to the limit to achieve their fitness goals and reach...
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  • Signs of Opioid Addiction
    Saturday, November 20th, 2021

    Signs of Opioid Addiction

    According to recent data from the National Institute of Health, opioid use disorders affect more than 2 million people in the United States and lead to more than 120,000...
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  • California Laws Regarding Substance Abuse
    Thursday, November 11th, 2021

    California Laws Regarding Substance Abuse

    Over the past several decades, California laws regarding substance abuse have changed substantially. The Fair Sentencing Act (FSA), which then-President Barack Obama signed in 2010, might be the most...
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  • What Are Club Drugs?
    Thursday, October 21st, 2021

    What Are Club Drugs?

    For young adults that party at clubs, using club drugs poses immediate risks and can become a gateway to long-term substance use. Up to 70% of club-going young adults...
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  • Should You Bail An Addict Out Of Jail?
    Saturday, October 16th, 2021

    Should You Bail An Addict Out Of Jail?

    The Difficult Choice to Bail An Addict Out of Jail or Not Whether it’s from driving under the influence, stealing drugs, or another crime, many substance users find themselves...
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  • What Is Cellulitis from Shooting Up?
    Tuesday, October 12th, 2021

    What Is Cellulitis from Shooting Up?

    Several drugs are abused through intravenous (IV) injection. Heroin, a highly addictive and dangerous opioid, is a particularly well-known example. Other examples include methamphetamine, cocaine, painkillers (such as Percocet),...
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