The majority of teens (approximately 60%) said they could easily get drugs at school as they were sold, used and kept there.
K2 and Spice are synthetic marijuana compounds, also known as cannabinoids.
Alcohol Abuse is the 3rd leading cause of preventable deaths in the U.S with over 88,000 cases of Alcohol related deaths.
Over 60% of deaths from drug overdoses are accredited to prescription drugs.
Methamphetamine has many nicknamesmeth, crank, chalk or speed being the most common.
The National Institute of Justice research shows that, compared with traditional criminal justice strategies, drug treatment and other costs came to about $1,400 per drug court participant, saving the government about $6,700 on average per participant.
High dosages of ketamine can lead to the feeling of an out of body experience or even death.
Heroin belongs to a group of drugs known as 'opioids' that are from the opium poppy.
Like amphetamine, methamphetamine increases activity, decreases appetite and causes a general sense of well-being.
The same year, an Ohio man broke into a stranger's home to decorate for Christmas.
Drugs and alcohol do not discriminate no matter what your gender, race, age or political affiliation addiction can affect you if you let it.
Prescription medications are legal drugs.
In 2014, Mexican heroin accounted for 79 percent of the total weight of heroin analyzed under the HSP. The United States was the country in which heroin addiction first became a serious problem.
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