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alcohol abuse and pain medications

Alcohol Abuse And Pain Medications Make A Deadly Marriage!

Alcohol addiction alone is terrible, but when combined with pain medication abuse, this can become downright dangerous. Unfortunately, many people use the two in tandem. Both alcohol and pain relievers produce an array of effects many of which are negative, and when taken together they will be compounded. Here are some of the consequences that alcohol abuse and pain medications will have on your marriage.

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bath salt

How To Know If You Are Addicted To Bath Salt

Bath salt can become habit forming and those who are addicted to it will display warning signs. Understanding this substance and what makes it addictive can allow you to recognize when you or someone else has become dependent on it.

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crack cocaine history

How Did Crack Cocaine Gain A Place On The Drug Circuit?

The crack cocaine epidemic which struck the United States during the early 1980s was one of the darkest chapters in the history of the War on Drugs. While a handful of drug traffickers became extraordinarily wealthy within a short period of time, the illicit substance wreaked havoc in urban areas across the country and caused both homicides and prison convictions to skyrocket.

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celebrities who have trumped depression

Which Celebrities Have Trumped Depression?

The media has been quick to put the spotlight on celebrities who are suffering from depression, but they have been slow to cover those who have successfully overcome it. Many people are under the assumption that the rich and famous are happy due to their extravagant lifestyles and wealth, but the following examples are evidence that money and fame alone do not bring happiness. Their success should be an inspiration to all of us.

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