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Mescaline on the Mind

Mescaline on the Mind

Anxiety, tachycardia, full body tremors, wacky hallucinations, psychosis, and cacti: oh my! (Wait–what the heck is tachycardia? It’s a fancy word for rapid heart rate.) These, minus cacti of course, are just a few of the effects of mescaline. That’s right,...
What’s Wrong With Rohypnol?

What’s Wrong With Rohypnol?

All across the country, young people are taking part in an intense, often overwhelming party culture. It’s all too easy to participate, and partying hard is often glorified in social circles–even in academic and athletic environments. Rohypnol and Other Club...
Ativan: Its Function and Failures

Ativan: Its Function and Failures

Do you have a friend or family member who swears by Ativan? Have you used it and found it to be a miracle drug? Do you have zero idea what it is? What Do You Know About Ativan? In today’s post, we’ll explore Ativan: its composition, its purpose, and its shortcomings....
Making Vicodin Visible

Making Vicodin Visible

Vicodin In 2013, Vicodin made a big splash in Food and Drug Administrations offices all over the country. With millions of Americans hooked on opioid-based prescription drugs, citizens and lawmakers alike thought it was high time to do something about the legal opioid...