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Residential short-term drug treatment in Louisiana


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Drug Facts


  • Nearly 170,000 people try heroin for the first time every year. That number is steadily increasing.
  • There are innocent people behind bars because of the drug conspiracy laws.
  • Narcotics used illegally is the definition of drug abuse.
  • Heroin is usually injected into a vein, but it's also smoked ('chasing the dragon'), and added to cigarettes and cannabis. The effects are usually felt straightaway. Sometimes heroin is snorted the effects take around 10 to 15 minutes to feel if it's used in this way.
  • Cocaine first appeared in American society in the 1880s.
  • Heroin is sold and used in a number of forms including white or brown powder, a black sticky substance (tar heroin), and solid black chunks.
  • The most prominent drugs being abused in Alabama and requiring rehabilitation were Marijuana, Alcohol and Cocaine in 2006 5,927 people were admitted for Marijuana, 3,446 for Alcohol and an additional 2,557 admissions for Cocaine and Crack.
  • Getting blackout drunk doesn't actually make you forget: the brain temporarily loses the ability to make memories.
  • Hallucinogens also cause physical changes such as increased heart rate, elevating blood pressure and dilating pupils.
  • Stimulants can increase energy and enhance self esteem.
  • Barbituric acid was synthesized by German chemist Adolf von Baeyer in late 1864.
  • Underage Drinking: Alcohol use by anyone under the age of 21. In the United States, the legal drinking age is 21.
  • Meth, or methamphetamine, is a powerfully addictive stimulant that is both long-lasting and toxic to the brain. Its chemistry is similar to speed (amphetamine), but meth has far more dangerous effects on the body's central nervous system.
  • Ecstasy causes hypothermia, which leads to muscle breakdown and could cause kidney failure.
  • Individuals with severe drug problems and or underlying mental health issues typically need longer in-patient drug treatment often times a minimum of 3 months is recommended.
  • Prescription opioid pain medicines such as OxyContin and Vicodin have effects similar to heroin.
  • The most commonly abused prescription drugs are pain medications, sleeping pills, anti-anxiety medications and stimulants (used to treat attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders).1
  • 75% of most designer drugs are consumed by adolescents and younger adults.
  • Methamphetamine can be swallowed, snorted, smoked and injected by users.
  • Authority obtains over 10,500 accounts of clonazepam abuse annually.

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