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Addiction Help Budget Cut in County Where 30% of Residents Use Meth

Posted under Addiction Help, Methamphetamine

I read an article today with an amazing, ‘unbelievable’ would be more correct, statistic – just a few years ago 30% of the residents of Coles County Illinois used meth. That’s an astounding statistic. Even more astounding is that Illinois is is cutting $43 million of the funding for addiction help services. I’ve studied a more…

Addiction Help Could Have Prevented Meth Faces

Posted under Addiction Help, Methamphetamine, Treatment

If you think drugs aren’t such a bad thing – maybe you took them when you were a kid, and you turned out fine – be aware of the fact that your kids, your friends, your husband, wife, brother, sister, could turn out like the pictures from the faces of meth project. They’re real. And some more…

Addiction Help Will Be Needed First by Those Who Think Crack is Okay

Posted under Addiction Help, Cocaine, Crack Cocaine, Heroin, Maine, Methamphetamine

Crack cocaine is becoming a bigger problem in Maine according to York’s Chief of Police Douglas Bracy. You can be sure that addiction help will be necessary as more kids become addicted. Chief Bracy is warning parents to keep track of their kids because of the influx of cocaine. He strongly suggests that you know more…

Addiction Help May Be A Side Effect of Weight Loss Pills

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Addiction, Methamphetamine, Prescription Drugs

The trend of using Adderall or Ritalin in high schools, colleges – and with adults – is growing. While OxyContin and Vicodin get most of the press, the need for addiction help for prescription stimulants will grow along with the increased use. Adderall is abused by one in five high school students and, in some more…

Addiction Help Needed for Meth Laced Ecstasy

Posted under Addiction Help, Ecstasy, Methamphetamine

As if Ecstasy and methamphetamine weren’t bad enough by themselves, high school kids are now mixing the two. Meth is cheaper than Ecstasy, but the combination is dangerous. You mix the rise in body temperature and potential liver, kidney and heart damage of Ecstasy with the irregular heartbeat, increased blood pressure and brain damage caused more…

Get Addiction Help for Methamphetamines in Illinois

Posted under Addiction Help, Illinois, Methamphetamine

The need for addiction help for prescription drug abuse will be far greater than that needed for methamphetamine abuse in Illinois. At least 10% of high school age kids have used prescription drugs for one thing or another, but only 3% of teens have used meth at least once in the past year. They’ll need addiction more…

Addiction Help Will Help Methamphetamine Addiction in Missouri and Tennessee

Posted under Addiction Help, Methamphetamine, Missouri, Tennessee

Missouri accounted for 1205 meth lab busts in 2007. Tennessee accounted for 500. The meths labs in those two states alone accounted for about a third of the meth labs found in the U.S. last year. The recent busts in Mexico of super labs and the recent border seizures have put pressure on producing more more…

Find Addiction Help for “Strawberry Quick” Methamphetamines

Posted under Addiction Help, Arizona, Colorado, Crystal Meth, Methamphetamine, Nevada

Marketing flavored crystal methamphetamines to our youth is one of the gimmicks Mexican drug trafficking organizations have come up with. The newest flavor, ‘Strawberry Quick’, is attracting a younger and younger crowd – many of whom will eventually be looking for addiction help. “Meth is the most serious addictive drug I have ever seen, and more…

Addiction Help for the Typical Methamphetamine User

Posted under Addiction Help, Arizona, Drug Addiction, GHB, Methamphetamine, Nevada, Prescription Drugs

Mothers, brothers, friends or neighbors need addiction help because of meth abuse. You can’t put meth users into categories, there is no typical methamphetamine user – they come in all size, shapes, backgrounds and ages. In Idaho children as young as 10 have used meth. And by age 18, 15% of the population has tried more…

Addiction Help and Moms on Methamphetamines

Posted under Addiction Help, Arizona, Drug Rehab, Methamphetamine, Nevada

In Arizona Tina Tolbert was a supermom. How did she keep going? By taking meth. It gave her the energy she needed to play with her kids. She took them on night hikes in the mountains, climbed trees, and took them swimming at 3 in the morning. And she was on meth all the time. more…

Addiction Help Trends Changing in Canyon County Idaho

Posted under Addiction Help, Cocaine, Idaho, Methamphetamine

Drug abuse trends in Idaho are changing from methamphetamines to cocaine. Cocaine has always been easy to get in Idaho and now people are switching from methamphetamine abuse to cocaine abuse. Addiction help facilities are likely to see an increase in cocaine users coming for treatment. This trend change has been occurring over the past two more…

Is Addiction Help Required for Methamphetamine Abuse?

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Detox, Drug Rehab, Methamphetamine

Meth and meth addiction is Oregon’s number one crime problem according to candidate John Kroger. John Kroger is running for Attorney General for the State of Oregon and if elected he will help get more people into drug treatment. “Évery year meth costs us hundreds of millions of dollars in prison and law enforcement costs, more…

Nevada Needs More Drug Addiction Help for Methamphetamine Problems

Posted under Addiction Help, Methamphetamine, Nevada

The Governor of Nevada requested a report on what to do about Nevada’s methamphetamine problems. The task force was headed by Nevada’s attorney general Catherine Cortez Masto. The report talks about combating the meth problem on four fronts: law enforcement, legislation, treatment and education/prevention. This four-pronged approach sounds just like the addiction help the state more…

Addiction Help for Pop Star Gets Results

Posted under Addiction Help, Drug Rehab, Methamphetamine

The news has been full of stories about people – largely celebrities – who don’t stop drinking or taking drugs after drug rehab. But for every story out there like that, there are innumerable stories about people who go to drug rehab and make it. Fortunately, some of them are also making the news. Pop more…

Drug Rehab Helps Prescription Drug Addiction and Dependency

Posted under Cocaine, Drug Addiction, Drug Rehab, Methamphetamine, Prescription Drugs

Prescription drug abuse in Tennessee causes more deaths than heroin addiction A recent article highlighting the prescription drug problem in Tennessee stated that prescription drugs now cause more deaths than heroin addiction, methamphetamine and cocaine. Over 1200 deaths were linked to prescription drugs from 2002 to 2005, according to Medical Examiner (ME) records, and the more…

Drug Rehab Saves Lives, but Millions Never Walk Through the Door

Posted under Drug Addiction, Drug Rehab, Heroin, Methamphetamine, Prescription Drugs

Successful drug rehab saves one lucky guy’s career – do the same for someone you love This morning I read an article about the reinstatement of a pharmacist whose license had previously been revoked because of addiction to Vicodin. Reinstatement took two years, during which time he was subjected to random drug tests. He’s under more…

Gauging the Impact of Illegal Drug Use

Posted under Drug Rehab, Methamphetamine

Methamphetamine use, in particular, has been a growing problem in the rural South for years, reports The Herald Banner. Illegal drug use takes a heavy toll on families and relationships torn to the breaking point by chemical addiction and the poor decisions it causes people to make… Police statistics link drug use to property crimes more…

Methamphetamine use in Arkansas tied to problems in states child welfare system

Posted under Arkansas, Kansas, Methamphetamine

A recent report by a non-profit children’s advocacy group has found that there is a lack of good information to determine the effects of methamphetamine on Arkansas’s child welfare system. Methamphetamine “is seen as the leading cause of all the problems that plague the child welfare system and is considered a significant factor and something more…

Amphetamines and Methamphetamine

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According to a recent study done by the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, the use of methamphetamine and amphetamines increase the risk of stroke in young adults. This includes the use and abuse of the illegal drug methamphetamine, which is a dangerous stimulant that is widely abused in the United States, as well cocaine more…

Meth Mouth and other pretty pictures (not for the easily grossed out)

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By now you’ve probably heard about all of the toxins used to make methamphetamine and what kind of damage the drug causes to a person’s health — but have you seen what the drug does to a person’s appearance? These photos are courtesy of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, and are pretty typical more…

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