Archive for September, 2010

Is marijuana addictive? Marijuana is a physically, and mentally addictive substance that ruins lives, makes people lazy, hungry and only losers smoke the stuff. The last part of that statement is one of many comments some people actually believe, and usually gets people so heated up they morph into keyboard gangsters, and hurl insults at each other through cyberspace. Here’s my latest article guys.

Marijuana addiction: Substance Abuse Treatment 101 – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

Ferndale, MI man gets busted with 150 marijuana, and handgun. His dog starts the ball rolling.

Marijuana plants found growing in home as owner sleeps on couch – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

Drug treatment facilities SEMCA deal with when sending clients to drug treatment. Please do not try to contact the treatment facilities listed in the article because you will just be told to contact SEMCA. If you have medical insurance, you can still contact SEMCA for assistance in finding the right treatment center for either you, or a loved one.

Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Who does SEMCA coordinate with for drug treatment – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

Parents need to take the lead in teaching their kids about drug abuse, and know the signs of it if they are to catch the problem early before something very tragic occurs, like an overdose death.

Would you know if your child is experimenting with drugs? – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

Residents of Oakland County, MI can find help for a drug problem in this article. You can also access other links for information on drug abuse/addiction as well. Teens and parents will find a wealth of information about drug abuse in the links that are provided under my “recommendations” list.

Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Where can I get help in Oakland County? – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

If you live in Macomb County, MI there are links in this article where you can get help for a drug abuse problem. Also, there are links under my “recommendations” for all kinds of information on drug abuse/addiction, including parenting and teens, teen drug abuse, a drug treatment facility locator for the U.S., and a host of other related stuff.

Don’t be left in the dark. Drug abuse/addiction can, and does hit people from all walks of life no mater what their status. The “not my kid” mind-set is no longer safe to assume.

Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Where can I find help in Macomb County? – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

Some prescription opioid drugs of abuse for your information.

Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Prescription opioid drugs of abuse – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

Drug referral agencies you can contact in the metro Detroit area, as well as out-of-state if you, or a loved-one need help with a problem. These agencies can also assist if a co-occurring mental health disorder is present as well. The links are in the article, as well as phone numbers.

Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Finding help in the metro Detroit area – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

These girls stay in the news for negative behavior. The only thing that might help these two if they are dealt with like ordinary citizens. Both need long-term drug treatment at the very least.

Lindsay Lohan and Paris Hilton on the edge again – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

Tips on helping to protect your children from prescription, and OTC drug abuse. It is the least that you can do, and doesn’t require much effort. But your children are worth it so do what you can.

Protecting your children from prescription, and OTC drug abuse – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.com.

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