Posts Tagged Drug abuse

Does Marijuana Affect School and Other Activities?

Marijuana is a very harmful and illicit drug. It has different names such as pot, herb, weed, grass, boom, Mary Jane, gangster, chronic etc. Many children are using Marijuana, and most of them don’t know the negative effects of Marijuana. Memory, judgment and perception are effected by marijuana abuse. Marijuana affects the students performance at […]

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Inhalants abuse: Short term and Long term Effects

These are the drugs which are snorted. They are used for the recreational purposes. These are the chemical vapors which are used for mind alerting. They are even cheaper and can be obtained easily. But they are as dangerous as they are cheaper, compared to other drugs. They are classified into four types like volatile […]

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Availability Of Drugs Increased In U.S

Smuggling of drugs includes illegal transportation of Cocaine, Heroin, and Marijuana. Year by year, drug smuggling is increasing very rapidly. Expansion activity from Mexican drug cartels is the main reason for huge drug availability in U.S market. According to National Drug Threat Assessment (NDTA) 2010 report trafficking and abuse of drugs affects everyone and it […]

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How Cocaine Smuggling Reduced In U.S. Drugs Market

Cocaine is a kind of illicit drug, which is obtained from the leaves of the coca plant. Earlier, there was a stable market of cocaine in America. But, after 2007, cocaine market was totally changed. From 2007 to 2009 there was huge shortage of cocaine in U.S market. No any single factor is noticed behind this decline. […]

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Inhalant Abuse a Deadly Middle-School Concern

Study found that huffing is more common compared to smoking pot, snorting cocaine among 12-year-olds. It found that, most of the 12-year-olds have taken inhalants in order to get high than marijuana, cocaine and hallucinogens mixed. The deadly inhalants are comprised of aerosol computer cleaners, glue, hair sprays, paint solvents and gasoline. These can be […]

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Drug Abusers Pose Serious Threats to Others

Drug abuse is not only dangerous for the abuser, it also dangerous for the people around him. Whatever is the situation or place, it is never safe for any person. Let us consider a few important places where drug abuse or addiction may cause serious problems. Home: Any family in which a member abuses drugs […]

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Trends in Teen Drugged Driving

Driving under the influence of drugs is a serious road safety issue as abused drivers along with others sharing the road, both will be at risk. The rate of drugged driving was more in young adults in 2008. According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) 2008, the drugged driving rate was […]

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