Alcohol, Drugs and Crime

Communities across the nation are stepping up in an effort to reduce and prevent harmful alcohol-related criminal activities. Some of the initiatives include public education, alcoholism assessments and treatment programs. As one of the most popular party towns in the country, Sin City certainly contributes heavily to the high alcohol consumption in the state. With… Continue reading Alcohol, Drugs and Crime

Treatment and Recovery National Institute on Drug Abuse NIDA

This stage is characterized by a tug of war between past habits and the desire to change. Thinking about and romanticizing past drug use, hanging out with old friends, lying, and thoughts about relapse are danger signs. Individuals may be bargaining with themselves about when to use, imagining that they can do so in a… Continue reading Treatment and Recovery National Institute on Drug Abuse NIDA

The Cardiac Effects of Performance-Enhancing Medications: Caffeine vs Anabolic Androgenic Steroids PMC

I felt more like a number, the numbers that I produced on the bike, you have all this data that you can record while you’re cycling, those numbers became kind of whether I was happy or not. The primary medical use of these compounds is to treat delayed puberty, some types of impotence, and wasting… Continue reading The Cardiac Effects of Performance-Enhancing Medications: Caffeine vs Anabolic Androgenic Steroids PMC