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Cocaine Curtails Body’s Ability to Cool Off

In addition to triggering life-threatening cardiovascular episodes, cocaine can be deadly in another way. According to a report published today in the Annals of Internal Medicine, the drug may also lethally impair the body’s ability to cool itself when exposed to elevated temperatures. When used in sweaty settings such as crowded nightclubs and all-night raves, …

One Dose of Cocaine Primes the Brain for Addiction

Marijuana Causes Lung Damage

New research finds that smoking three or four marijuana cigarettes a week for six years could harm lung function and destroy antioxidants that protect cells against heart disease and cancer, Reuters reported Dec. 5. “Smoking cannabis on a regular basis actually depletes your lung of protective antioxidant substances and this may have chronic long-term implications …

Man charged in cocaine case forfeits $585,000

An Iowa truck driver arrested by Kentucky Vehicle Enforcement officers at the weigh station on Interstate 65 in Franklin in January 2002 is forfeiting more than $585,000 in cash. James Michael Wall was charged by the U.S. Attorney’s Office with possession with the intent to traffic in more than five kilos of cocaine, as well …

How to find Wyoming Drug Addiction Treatment help?

Finding Wyoming Drug Addiction Treatment is not an easy task. In today’s world of hard drug’s, we have to look hard for Wyoming Drug Addiction Treatment that works. We here at the help line are educated in this field of Drug Addiction Treatment for any drug addiction. Call us at the toll free number to …

Balancing Pain And Drug Addiction

Balancing Pain And Drug Addiction

 Over the past two decades, two conflicting medical ideas have surfaced about narcotic painkillers, drugs that Rush Limbaugh blames for his addiction while he was being treated for chronic back pain. And both of them, not surprisingly, have centred on the bottom-line question: Just how great a risk of abuse and addiction do narcotics pose …