The Opioid Crisis in America: Truth versus Myths

The Opioid Crisis in America: Truth versus Myths

We hear about the opioid crisis in America all the time. The news continually gives negative headlines when it comes to opioids, the more sensational, the better. But, do you know the truth versus the myths of the opioid crisis? Let’s take a look at the truth versus...
What are Barbiturates and What Effects do They Have

What are Barbiturates and What Effects do They Have

Barbiturates are sedatives; they depress the central nervous system and are used to treat insomnia, seizures such as epilepsy, and headaches, or as a pre-operative sedative at the hospital.  These medications are classed as a schedule II, meaning they have an explicit...

California Law and Marijuana Possession

On January 1, 2018, new California drug laws went into effect that made sales of recreational marijuana legal. This law is known as Proposition 64. However, there are still some stipulations about how much marijuana a person can possess without being at risk for...