Monthly Archives: January 2011

Second Chance for Pot Legalization in California

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In California, the drive to legalize marijuana holds strong after the defeat of Proposition 19 (which lost 54% to 46%).  Recently, a conference was held in order to brainstorm for a new draft of the bill for the Novemeber 2012 ballot. The propenents of the bill are trying to bring...

Dr. Mintz on E Cigarettes

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Previously we interviewed Brad Rodu (which you can find here). However, e cigarettes are relatively new, and thus opinions from the medical community on them vary. Because of this, we tracked down Dr. Mathew Mintz, an expert on repertory disorders, and asked him about his opinion on the subject. You can...

Drug Testing Statistics

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Even after a single use, traces of drugs remain in your system for a measurable length of time. This is important to take into account especially for those who are required to take drug tests for employment or athletic activities. Drug tests chemically measure the drug content of an individual...

Obama on Drug Control, Marijuana

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For two years now, President Obama has been answering the questions of The People using YouTube as his platform.  One of the most frequent questions asked in each of these conferences was on Obama’s view of the legalization of drugs, specifically marijuana. In the past, Obama has skirted these questions,...

Self Control Leads to Better Health and Easier Life

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According to a long term study of 1000 New Zealand children, self control at a young age, as young as 3, will affect the childs chances of drug abuse, STDs, obesity, and even high cholesterol and blood pressure by the time they reach the age of 32. “These adult outcomes...

E Cigarettes According to Professor Brad Rodu

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As E Cigarettes become a more prevalent alternative to smoking, we sought out expert in the field of tobacco products Brad Rodu, to shed some light on the matter. As well as being a well qualified expert in his feild, Brad runs Tobacco Truth, an interesting blog based on scientific studies...

Interview With an Expert on Video Game Addiction

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Video Games are everywhere.  Not too long ago, video games were reserved for a niche audience, but the pastime has evolved into a mainstream media giant with story lines and graphics rivaling Hollywood CG films.  The rise of video games has grown, hand in hand, with the rise in video...

Interview with a Sexual Addiction Recovery Specialist

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Sex addiction is an increasingly prevalent addiction in our society, an addiction just as capable at ruining lives as serious drug addiction.  To learn more, we contacted Chad over at Kick Sex Addiction for an interview.  Chad runs a support group in Chicago, and along with a community of other...