The Threat of ‘Crazy Clown’ Hits Georgia Streets

It’s one of a hundred different synthetic substances identified through police seizure and drug busts every year, but this one has some dangerous consequences for users, is affecting Georgians and has a scary name: “Crazy Clown.” This synthetic drug has been identified as the cause of multiple hospital admissions, according to WJBF, and law enforcement, […]

Discrimination and Drug Abuse Risk: The Link

Understanding drug abuse, addiction and how the whole problem begins is an ongoing subject of investigation for scientists, and a recent study sought to shed some light on the “why” of addiction and substance abuse. According to a study published in the Journal of Urban Health, those who experience high rates of discrimination in their […]

What You Don’t Know About Synthetic Drugs

“Synthetic substances” is a term used to describe a huge selection of black market drugs manufactured for the purpose of creating the same effects as marijuana and hallucinogens. They go by the name of bath salts, incense, spice and K2 on the street, and they have recently been banned from store shelves in a number […]