The Side Effects of Cocaine Are Worse Than You Think.

Most people understand that cocaine is bad for you. However, people often don’t understand exactly how bad cocaine is for you. It’s important to understand that it’s not chocolate-cake bad for you, it’s drinking-gasoline bad for you.   Not only does it have bad side effects, but the more cocaine you do, the worse the…

The Negative Side Effects of Marijuana: Yes, They Exist.

Contrary to popular belief, marijuana is not, actually, a harmless cure-all whose miracle properties are being stifled by The Man. There are real consequences to marijuana use, particularly when used by teenagers, whose brains are still developing, and who are susceptible to the cultural message that marijuana is rebellious and cool. Like alcohol and cigarettes,…

Do I Have a Drug Problem?

Often, people seem to think that drug addiction is a moral issue, as though only the weak or wicked could become addicted to drugs. All of those people are wrong. Addiction is a complicated disease, one born from and exacerbated by many factors, but it’s a disease which can be treated, and one which does…

Do I Have a Drinking Problem?

There’s nothing inherently wrong with alcohol, in and of itself. Unfortunately, many things can undermine your ability to moderate, which can plunge you into a drinking problem, or alcoholism. It’s not necessarily obvious or terrible at first, but the problems can keep piling up, so it’s best to nip alcohol abuse in the bud at…