marijuana opinion

What is your opinion regarding Marijuana?

What is your opinion regarding Marijuana? A reality of American life is that many adolescents, young adults, and even older adults experiment with illicit drugs. While occasional use of marijuana may not lead to abuse, it is still a hazardous activity because of marijuana’s addiction potential or the association of marijuana use with incidental harm, such as drugged driving or being arrested for other criminal activities. In the earliest stages of use, neither the drug user nor loved ones may [...]

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Xanax Addiction

Xanax Addiction

Xanax Addiction Xanax is the trade name of the prescription medication alprazolam, and is in a category of drugs known as benzodiazepines. Typically, doctors prescribe Xanax to treat patients suffering from anxiety and panic disorders. Since Xanax is the most widely prescribed of the benzodiazepines, it is also the most widely abused of these drugs. People can easily become addicted to Xanax. Those who become addicted tend to build up a tolerance to it. This means that more of the drug is required to achieve a [...]

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Alcohol and Drug Class Evaluation

Alcohol and Drug Class Assessments

Alcohol and Drug Class Assessments Attitudes and social stereotypes can create barriers to the detection and treatment of alcohol and drug abuse. Fear of what people may think of you might lead you to deny that you are suffering from an addiction, to hide your drinking, and to drink alone. This is called denial and it is powerful! We all know that alcohol is a legal substance that lowers anxiety and inhibitions and mostly why most people use it. Who doesn’t [...]

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