COVID-19 Pandemic Resulting in Unhealthy Habits

COVID-19 Spelled Out in Pills The COVID-19 health crisis has been extremely stressful for everyone. The American people have been through a lot in the last year. Millions of people were unable to work, hundreds of thousands of people died, and individuals were sheltering-in-place at home. The American Psychological Association predicted that after the threat of the virus passes, the [...]
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Adderall Misuse in College Students

Boy Hungover After Using Alcohol And Marijuana _ Addiction Hope Adderall is a prescription stimulant that is prescribed to treat ADHD. Adderall helps people with ADHD to improve their ability to concentrate. Within the last couple of years, Adderall use has increased among college students [1]. While some may believe this is because more people are diagnosed with ADHD now than in previous years, this [...]
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Pain & Addiction to Oxycontin

Man holding his back from chronic pain America has an opioid problem. Opioid overdose is one of the leading causes of death in the United States [1]. There are several different kinds of opioids. Some are prescription drugs, like Oxycontin, and others, like heroin, are street drugs. Prescription opioids like oxycontin are used for pain management. While it’s good that scientists have [...]
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Cocaine Addiction Treatment in 2021

Man working on computer Cocaine is a highly addictive drug [1]. Cocaine is a stimulant drug and makes people feel euphoric and energized, and it can also make people more sensitive to sound, sight, and touch [1]. Even though cocaine can make some people feel good temporarily, it does have short and long-term health effects. Short-term health effects can [...]
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