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Electronic CigaretteA Reduced Toxic Burden

Electronic CigaretteA Reduced Toxic Burden

Health benefits of Electronic Cigarette may not be 100% known, however the environmental impact has created a broader impact when compared to traditional cigarettes. Cigarette makers have been pressurised by Environmentalists to cut short on the synthetic make. Regulators are delved into passing ind......[Read More]
Is Alcohol A Part Of Our Social Ways?

Is Alcohol A Part Of Our Social Ways?

Alcohol is a part of our social ways in the United States. Statistics indicate that one out of ten individuals who drink will become an alcoholic.......[Read More]
Hookahs Not Safer Than Cigarettes

Hookahs Not Safer Than Cigarettes

Lots of people who quit cigarettes to escape the well-known dangers of the nicotine habit are turning to water pipe smoking, wrongly assuming that toking on hookahs is safer, new research indicates.......[Read More]
An ECigarette Can Help Control Your Smoking Habit

An ECigarette Can Help Control Your Smoking Habit

An ecig gives you the nicotine fix you're looking for in the most realistic way possible. Choosing vapor from an ecig over smoke from burning tobacco is a simple lifestyle change that can have a ... ......[Read More]
Smoking: A Bad Break for Your Bones

Smoking: A Bad Break for Your Bones

Add Osteoporosis, Back Pain, and Fractures to Nicotine's Health Threats......[Read More]
Ru Update: Fellowship For The Sake Of Followship

Ru Update: Fellowship For The Sake Of Followship

Below are just a few of the MANY ways we have designed “in the framework of your daily life and RU ministry” for you to engage in both individual and corportate fellowship between RU leadership and followship:......[Read More]
How Long Does Lortab Stay in Your System?

How Long Does Lortab Stay in Your System?

Determining exactly how long lortab is detectable in the body depends on many variables.......[Read More]
The Signs of a Developing Alcoholic

The Signs of a Developing Alcoholic

Alcoholism does not develop at once as it is a progressive illness. Someone who starts out as a social drinker may quickly progress into a binge drinker and then into a alcoholic, depending on their genetic and social circumstances.......[Read More]
Introduction of Tobacco to the World

Introduction of Tobacco to the World

Tobacco smoking has had a very long history. The concept of modern day tobacco cigarettes came from cigars that were introduced to the world in the 19th century. Tobacco has been into use since the 16th century and is extremely dangerous for health. The article looks at the history of tobacco throug......[Read More]
Is Marijuana Dangerous?

Is Marijuana Dangerous?

Is Marijuana dangerous is a question that could have as many different answers as the number of people you asked? Cannabis is a hot topic today as more and more states (not to mention countries) legalize medical marijuana more and more people become interested. There is a ton of information and most......[Read More]
The Effects That Drugs Have on the Brain

The Effects That Drugs Have on the Brain

Very few organs are as complex or as intriguing as the human brain. Individuals who abuse drug and alcohol complicate the job of the brain. Messages that are sent to and from the brain are blocked when drugs and alcohol become involved.......[Read More]
How You Can Stay Motivated to Help Keep From the Cigarettes

How You Can Stay Motivated to Help Keep From the Cigarettes

Everyone knows how harmful habit is smoking. Today the earth has become aware of the hazardous outcomes of smoking. An individual may get connected with lots of existence frightening illnesses like cancer, cardiac arrest, diabetes, ... ......[Read More]
Smoking - Senior Citizens and Teenagers

Smoking - Senior Citizens and Teenagers

Have you ever watched a 40's or 50's movie in black and white? I love them. They always have great story lines. What also is always present is the amount of cigarette smoking that went on in them, always a filter less cigarette. The cigarette smoking was always made to appear "romanti......[Read More]
Doobie

Doobie

Definition of the drug slang term 'Doobie' from the About.com Alcoholism / Substance Abuse glossary of drug street terms.......[Read More]
Stopping Smoking is Important Not Just Because You Might Die But Because of Something Much Worse

Stopping Smoking is Important Not Just Because You Might Die But Because of Something Much Worse

I have talked to lots of chronic smokers and from what I can picture in their conversations they think the worse that can happen to them is death. Well, in as much as death is part of the story, it's not just death that can be worse. This article looks at what could be worse than death, if you ......[Read More]
Capital Area Center for Addictive Disorders of Baton Rouge LA

Capital Area Center for Addictive Disorders of Baton Rouge LA

Substance abuse treatment services offered by Capital Area Center for Addictive Disorders of Baton Rouge LA......[Read More]
Come on, Have a Drink!

Come on, Have a Drink!

Why is it that individuals with a drinking problem will encourage others in their families and social circles to drink? In my article I will attempt to answer this question based on my professional and personal experiences.......[Read More]
Women's Empowerment Network of Oakland CA

Women's Empowerment Network of Oakland CA

Substance abuse services offered by Women's Empowerment Network of Oakland CA.......[Read More]
Finding a Method to Quit Smoking

Finding a Method to Quit Smoking

Finding a method to quit smoking is no small task indeed. The first thing you should do is look at your personal smoking style, as not every method will be the best one for you.Smokers sometimes use their habit to give themselves little breaks during the day.......[Read More]
The Differences Between Acute and Post Acute Withdrawal

The Differences Between Acute and Post Acute Withdrawal

In simple terms, the primary difference between acute and post acute withdrawal is the severity and potential consequences of related symptoms. As the key words indicate, acute withdrawal is generally more severe than post-acute withdrawal. However, both conditions are in actuality different stages ......[Read More]