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What is Benzedrine? Uses, Risks & Treatment

What is Benzedrine Sulfate?  Benzedrine, also known as benzedrine sulfate, is a brand name of the substance amphetamine sulfate. The stimulant was widely prescribed by doctors between the 1930s and 1960s to treat a range of conditions, including mild depression and ADHD. However, as its drug’s popularity grew, so did its misuse, resulting in [...]

By |2021-07-29T18:31:38+00:00July 29th, 2021|Drugs and their effects, Recovery|Comments Off on What is Benzedrine? Uses, Risks & Treatment

Opioid Epidemic, Ohio & Covid: 10 Things to Know

The Opioid Epidemic: Ohio in crisis In recent years, Rust Belt states have been hit especially hard by the opioid epidemic. Ohio, like many of its neighbors, has suffered from the overwhelming toll heroin and prescription drug abuse has taken on local communities. This has only been compounded by the Coronavirus pandemic, which has [...]

By |2021-09-07T20:42:03+00:00November 4th, 2020|Addiction, Drugs and their effects, Ohio addiction & recovery, Opioids, Recovery|Comments Off on Opioid Epidemic, Ohio & Covid: 10 Things to Know

What is Crack Cocaine? A Comprehensive Guide to Abuse & Addiction

Crack Cocaine  Crack cocaine is a very addictive stimulant that produces intense highs in users. The drug was popularized in the U.S. in the 1980s during what became known as the crack epidemic. Because it is not very difficult or expensive to manufacture and delivers almost an immediate high to users, the drug is [...]

By |2021-06-15T23:28:45+00:00July 7th, 2020|Drugs and their effects|Comments Off on What is Crack Cocaine? A Comprehensive Guide to Abuse & Addiction