According to the CDC, over 95,000 deaths each year are directly related to alcohol misuse. Learn more about the dangers of using alcohol and how it can be harmful.
Amphetamines are frequently prescribed for ADD and ADHD and are very common among college students. When taken as prescribed they can be helpful and safe, although they can also be abused.
Benzodiazepines are commonly prescribed, and when taken as directed can be safe. That being said, they can be abused and can be very addictive. Withdrawal from benzodiazepines is also very dangerous and may even be fatal.
Cocaine is a very dangerous drug. While it still sees limited use as an anesthetic for certain surgeries, it is mostly misused as an illicit drug. Click the link below to learn more about the risks and dangers of cocaine misuse.
America has been in the midst of a heroin epidemic for over a decade now. This drug is extremely addictive and dangerous. Overdoses are not uncommon and can be fatal.
Crystal meth is one of the most dangerous drugs in existence. It is extremely addictive and can damage the body and brain, sometimes permanently. Read more about the way this drug is commonly abused.
Opioid pain pills have played a major role in the opioid epidemic in America over the last decade. These drugs have prescribed uses, but misuse can cause addiction, overdose, and death. Here, we explore the ways that these drugs are commonly misused.
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