Unlike drunken driving, limited research is available about the risks of driving under the influence of illicit drugs and the…
The Dangers of Synthetic Heroin You have most likely heard of heroin, morphine and opioids – but are you familiar with the dangers of synthetic heroin? What about synthetic morphine or fentanyl? Not all dangerous and addictive drugs are illegal. Prescription opioid drugs are just one example of how the use of scheduled substances can […]
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) mission is to create safer roads by helping to decrease crashes, injuries, and…
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An Intervention Letter Helps Maintain Focus on What’s Important Nearly 1 in 3 Americans know someone who is addicted to opioids. Over half know someone who is addicted to alcohol. Addiction runs rampant in our country, and it affects more people than you’d think, If you’ve noticed that a family member or a friend […]
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High on BuSpar: The Anti-Anxiety Med That Isn’t as Innocent as You Might Think Buspar or buspirone is used as an anti-anxiety medication. It is considered by many to have a low risk of addiction. Most believe it can be very effective. However, this is not the whole truth. Like many prescription drugs, it […]
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Drug testing timelines help you to understand just how long drugs stay in your system. The drugs can linger in your blood, urine, saliva, and hair. Drug detection times are the windows in time where drug testing for drug traces in your hair, urine, or saliva will show up positive. Drug Testing Methods and […]
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Recent enhancements to our hair testing panels now allow for more specific testing for opiate-like or opioid drug such as oxycodone and its metabolites.
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