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President Trump’s initiative to stop opioid abuse and reduce drug supply and demand: Scale up access to recovery support services to fight opioid abuse  – Part III

President Trump’s initiative to stop opioid abuse and reduce drug supply and demand: Scale up access to recovery support services to fight opioid abuse – Part III

One of the promising plans titled “President Donald J. Trump’s Initiative to Stop Opioid Abuse and Reduce Drug Supply and Demand” was unveiled in the White House on Mar. 19, 2018 to curb the menace of opioid abuse. Segregated into three different parts, the third set of measures of the aforementioned strategy mentioned under the […]

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President Donald J. Trump’s initiative to stop opioid abuse and reduce drug supply and demand: Cutoff the supply of illicit drugs by implanting stringent laws – Part II

President Donald J. Trump’s initiative to stop opioid abuse and reduce drug supply and demand: Cutoff the supply of illicit drugs by implanting stringent laws – Part II

President Donald J. Trump’s plan titled “President Donald J. Trump’s Initiative to Stop Opioid Abuse and Reduce Drug Supply and Demand,” launched during a speech in New Hampshire on Mar. 19, 2018, is one of the biggest steps taken by the government to fight against the menace of opioid abuse. Having already claimed tens of […]

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Emerging trends and patterns of abuse of dangerous street drugs

Emerging trends and patterns of abuse of dangerous street drugs

There has been a continuous rise in the cases of drug overdose deaths in the United States in the recent years. The prevalence of news reports of people being found passed out in the streets, usually due to apparent drug overdose, only tell the state of opioid and heroin epidemic devastating the nation. While the […]

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Addictive personalities: Are some people more prone to addiction?

Addictive personalities: Are some people more prone to addiction?

James Franco, nominated for his iconic role in the movie “127 Hours,” in a recent interview has opened up about his “addictive personality” and how he has finally come to terms with it. Acting was something he turned to when he got over certain addictions as a teen. After 10 years in the industry, the […]

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Concentration of iron in brain directly linked with duration of cocaine use

Concentration of iron in brain directly linked with duration of cocaine use

As with all drugs, an addiction to cocaine negatively affects a user psychologically, socially and emotionally. With cocaine, the downslide happens much faster and harder compared to other drugs. Since cocaine triggers a relatively short-term high, it leaves users craving for more. The tolerance for the illicit drug also develops very quickly that leads to […]

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Influence of opium on romantic, Victorian English literature

Influence of opium on romantic, Victorian English literature

“In Xanadu did Kubla Khan A stately pleasure-dome decree: Where Alph, the sacred river, ran Through caverns measureless to man Down to a sunless sea.” Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Addiction treatment approaches - 3: Hospitals’ emergency rooms act as saviors to drug addiction cases

Addiction treatment approaches – 3: Hospitals’ emergency rooms act as saviors to drug addiction cases

“With approximately 50 percent of the USA population on prescription drugs and 10 percent on antidepressants, it is clear that things are going seriously wrong with human health in the modern world.” – Steven Magee, Health Forensics

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Addiction treatment approaches - 2: Advantages of family inclusion while treating addiction

Addiction treatment approaches – 2: Advantages of family inclusion while treating addiction

The overall impact of addiction extends considerably beyond just the user. It affects not only the user but also the entire family in several ways. The entire family dynamics can take a turn for the worse when the members discover that a loved one has developed a drug addiction. Some of the impacts of drug […]

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Identifying drug paraphernalia that may invoke intense cravings

Identifying drug paraphernalia that may invoke intense cravings

The saying, “Where there’s a will, there’s a way,” can’t be truer than in the case of drug lovers who find ways and means to satisfy their cravings. They even use equipment to produce, consume or conceal illicit drugs and have a safe route to pleasure. The use of such equipment is known as drug […]

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Small set of genes may predict likelihood of heroin addiction, identifies study

Small set of genes may predict likelihood of heroin addiction, identifies study

According to the 2016 World Drug Report published by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), heroin is the most lethal drug globally. The report highlighted the concern that heroin use is skyrocketing in the United States, with nearly one million heroin users in 2014, an almost three-fold increase from 2003. Heroin-related deaths […]

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