Top 10 Street Drugs of 2019


As the opioid epidemic rages on, drug overdose deaths are at an all-time high. In fact, the rates of drug overdose death have reduced the national rate of life expectancy for the last three years in a row. Unfortunately, these trends may continue into the new year. Moreover, opioids are not the only threat to the nation's overall health. Data from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) on emerging trends and patterns in the United States has revealed a list of street drugs with persistent trends. Based on that information, here are the top 10 most dangerous street drugs that could drive [...]

Top 10 Street Drugs of 20192022-11-28T08:20:35+00:00

What Is Vicodin?


What Is a Vicodin High? An oral painkiller best used for treating mild to moderate pain, Vicodin is among the most popular prescription painkillers in the United States. Often provided after minor surgeries like wisdom tooth extraction, Vicodin is extremely effective – and extremely intoxicating. As an opioid pain reliever, Vicodin falls into a class of highly addictive drugs that are frequently abused in the United States. In fact, use and abuse of such prescriptions have skyrocketed over the past several years, with the rate of prescription quadrupling from 1999 to 2014. With such a problematic history of use, Vicodin and its peers are [...]

What Is Vicodin?2022-11-28T08:26:56+00:00