What is “Molly” and Why Should I Worry about It?

Molly is one of many street names given to the psychoactive substance known as MDMA (methylenedioxy-methamphetamine). Other common names are E, ecstasy, X, rolls, or XTC. Molly is MDMA in powder form that is typically considered (albeit incorrectly, in most cases) to be a purer form of the drug without the presents of fillers or…

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Pharming: Young Adults and Prescription Drug Abuse

While school programs such as DARE teach most children the harmful effects of marijuana, ecstasy, heroin, or methamphetamine, the biggest substance abuse problem facing young adults might be the one that’s right under your nose, but rarely talked about. Young adults (18 to 25-year-olds) are the biggest abusers of prescription drugs in the United States…

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