College Athletes and Drug Use

Athletes are known for their ability to perform and to be the best at what they do. In addition to being supreme on the field, track, court, and arena, many have been known for the use of alcohol as well as legal and illegal substances as early as adolescence. Research provides insight into just how…

Am I Binge Drinking?

Binge drinking is an unhealthy habit with potentially detrimental physical, psychological and social effects.it is important to understand what constitutes binge drinking and how to keep your alcohol consumption at a normal level. The Center for Disease control, (CDC) states that “binge drinking is the most common, costly, and deadly pattern of excessive alcohol use…

Study Drugs and Their Dangers

With the pressure to succeed always rising, the consumption of study drugs follows. Although they may seem attractive, these substances come along with a long list of risks for the user. This article attempts to briefly list a few popular study drugs and the risks associated with them. 1. Amphetamines (Adderall, Dexedrine, and Vyvanse) According…

The Dangers of Rave Drugs

Also referred to as “club drugs,” these substances are taken most often to produce a feeling of euphoria. However, they come attached to a number of serious and dangerous risks. This article will provide a quick look at a few of the most commonly used club drugs and what users risk when taking them. 1….

Am I Binge Drinking?

Binge drinking is an unhealthy habit with detrimental effects. But knowing what constitutes binge drinking and how to keep your alcohol consumption at a normal level can be confusing. This article will help you to navigate this confusing space. How do I know if I’m binge drinking? The CDC states that “binge drinking is the…

Making a Marijuana Quit Plan for 2020

Happy New Year! Forty-five percent of Americans will make at least one New Year’s resolution this month.  Most of these resolutions are usually related to health, weight loss, finance, or relationships. If you are one of the 4.3% of college students who smokes marijuana on a daily basis, reducing the amount of weed you use…