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Recreational drug use print that page


Drugs commonly considered capable of recreational use include alcohol and tobacco , and drugs within the scope of the United Nations Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs and Convention on Psychotropic Substances . [ vague ] The fact that caffeine use may be considered recreational is

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2007: Deaths across north Texas 4 References 5 External links [ edit ] Emergence The drug made many news head lines when it appeared in several public middle and high schools in Dallas , Texas . The United States Drug Enforcement Administration , [ 4 ] some police agencies and

Arguments for and against drug prohibition print that page


Arguments about the prohibition of drugs , and over drug policy reform, are subjects of considerable controversy. The following is a presentation of major drug policy arguments, including those for drug law enforcement on one side of the debate, and arguments for drug law reform the other

Recreational drug use in Kenya print that page

for their time. [ edit ] Peer pressure Peer pressure is a major factor contributing towards drug abuse. Many [ quantify ] addicts have admitted that they started using drugs because many of their popular friends were using drugs. There is also a high probability that many of the beach

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Drug Enforcement Administration print that page


The Drug Enforcement Administration ( DEA ) is a federal law enforcement agency under the United States Department of Justice , tasked with combating drug smuggling and use within the United States . Not only is the DEA the lead agency for domestic enforcement of the Controlled Substances

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The term "designer drug " was first coined by law enforcement in the 1980s, and has since gained widespread use. However the first appearance of what would now be termed designer drugs occurred well before this, in the 1920s. Following the passage of the second International Opium Convention

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A drug test is a technical analysis of a biological specimen – for example urine, hair, blood, sweat, or oral fluid / saliva – to determine the presence or absence of specified parent drugs or their metabolites . Major uses of drug testing are to detect the presence of performance enhancing

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and subtending leaves and stalks of mature pistillate female plants. The resinous form of the drug is known as hashish (or merely as 'hash'). [ 6 ] The major psychoactive chemical compound in cannabis is Δ 9 -tetrahydrocannabinol (commonly abbreviated as THC). Cannabis contains more

Illegal drug trade print that page


The illegal drug trade is a global black market , dedicated to cultivation, manufacture, distribution and sale of those substances which are subject to drug prohibition laws. Most jurisdictions prohibit trade, except under license , of many types of drugs by drug prohibition laws .

Self-medication print that page


reasons. According to the self-medication hypothesis (SMH), the individuals' choice of a particular drug is not accidental or coincidental, but instead, a result of the individuals' psychological condition, as the drug of choice provides relief to the user specific to his or her condition