Category: Illicit drugs

National survey shows a rise in illicit drug use
The use of illicit drugs among Americans increased between 2008 and 2010 according to a national survey conducted by SAMHSA. Continue reading

By   /  September 26, 2011

Methamphetamine – Are you testing for it?
Methamphetamine, a derivative of amphetamine, is a powerful stimulant that affects the central nervous system. Continue reading

By   /  March 31, 2010

Cocaine found on 95% of banknotes
ACS have found traces of cocaine in 95% of banknotes collected in Washington, and 90% from large cities such as Baltimore, Boston and Detroit. Continue reading

By   /  September 18, 2009

Baby boomers and illicit drug use
Many American baby boomers are continuing to use illicit drugs as they grow older, causing the rate of illicit drug use to go up. Continue reading

By   /  September 8, 2009