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Residential short-term drug treatment in Alaska


There are a total of 13 drug treatment centers listed under the category Residential short-term drug treatment in alaska. If you have a facility that is part of the Residential short-term drug treatment category you can contact us to share it on our website. Additional information about these listings in Alaska is available by phoning our toll free rehab helpline at 866-720-3784.

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Drug Facts


  • Pure Cocaine is extracted from the leaf of the Erythroxylon coca bush.
  • When taken, meth and crystal meth create a false sense of well-being and energy, and so a person will tend to push his body faster and further than it is meant to go.
  • Alprazolam is a generic form of the Benzodiazepine, Xanax.
  • After hitting the market, Ativan was used to treat insomnia, vertigo, seizures, and alcohol withdrawal.
  • The most powerful prescription painkillers are called opioids, which are opium-like compounds.
  • Drug overdoses are the cause of 90% of deaths from poisoning.
  • Heroin addiction was blamed for a number of the 260 murders that occurred in 1922 in New York (which compared with seventeen in London). These concerns led the US Congress to ban all domestic manufacture of heroin in 1924.
  • The United States spends over 560 Billion Dollars for pain relief.
  • Marijuana is known as the "gateway" drug for a reason: those who use it often move on to other drugs that are even more potent and dangerous.
  • Methamphetamine is taken orally, smoked, snorted, or dissolved in water or alcohol and injected.
  • Nearly half of those who use heroin reportedly started abusing prescription pain killers before they ever used heroin.
  • Crack cocaine is one of the most powerful illegal drugs when it comes to producing psychological dependence.
  • Cocaine is one of the most dangerous drugs known to man.
  • The most dangerous stage of methamphetamine abuse occurs when an abuser has not slept in 3-15 days and is irritable and paranoid. This behavior is referred to as 'tweaking,' and the user is known as the 'tweaker'.
  • Deaths related to painkillers have risen by over 180% over the last ten years.
  • Meperidine (brand name Demerol) and hydromorphone (Dilaudid) come in tablets and propoxyphene (Darvon) in capsules, but all three have been known to be crushed and injected, snorted or smoked.
  • Steroids can stop growth prematurely and permanently in teenagers who take them.
  • 2.5 million emergency department visits are attributed to drug misuse or overdose.
  • A study by UCLA revealed that methamphetamines release nearly 4 times as much dopamine as cocaine, which means the substance is much more addictive.
  • Marijuana can stay in a person's system for 3-5 days, however, if you are a heavy user, it can be detected up to 30 days.

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