Articles related to illegal drugs
Drugs & Medications - Chemistry of Legal & Illegal Drugs
Learn about the chemistry and pharmacology of legal and illegal drugs and other medications.
Drug Paraphernalia - Pictures of Drug Paraphernalia - Chemistry
Aug 28, 2014 ... This is a collection of photos of drug paraphernalia. Drug paraphernalia is any object that is designed to use, make, or conceal illegal drugs.
Health Effects of Various Illegal Drugs - Alcoholism - About.com
Many illicit drug users may think that the only bad thing about doing drugs is that they are illegal and if you get caught, you can go to jail. The truth is there are ...
Photos of Commonly Abused Illegal & Prescription Drugs - Alcoholism
If you found illegal drugs in your child's room, would you be able to recognize them? Would you know the difference between harmless allergy medication and ...
Rates of Illicit Drug Abuse in the U.S. - Alcoholism - About.com
An estimated 20.4 million people in the United States used some kind of illicit drug in the past 30 days, according to the latest government statistics. About 8.3 ...
U.S. Has Highest Levels of Illegal Drug Use - Alcoholism - About.com
Jun 19, 2014 ... In spite of the most stringent drug policies and punitive laws in the world, the United States also has the highest levels of lifetime illegal cocaine ...
Health Effects of Alcohol and Drug Abuse - Alcoholism - About.com
Abusing illegal, prescription and over-the-counter drugs can negatively affect your health in many different ways. Even if it's considered "medicine," drugs can ...
Using Drugs Without a Prescription Is Illegal - Alcoholism - About.com
You may have heard that unlike underage drinking and marijuana use, using and sharing prescription drugs is legal. Many teens believe that because they get ...
The Health Effects of Heroin - Alcoholism - About.com
As with most illegal drugs, Heroin use has both short-term and long-term effects. Whether injected, snorted or smoked, heroin will begin to affect the body's ...
What Is Substance Abuse? - Alcoholism - About.com
Medline's medical encyclopedia defines drug abuse as "the use of illicit drugs or the abuse of prescription or over-the-counter drugs for purposes other than ...