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Why is Smoking Weed Bad?

Why is smoking weed bad? This is a question that many people of all ages tend to ask whether they smoke or not. There have been many debates in recent years about whether marijuana is a bad substance to use. Some states began legalizing the drug for those with specific medical issues, and other states…

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Statistics on Teen Substance Abuse

Teen substance abuse continues to be a significant problem in US. While they may find new substances to abuse from time to time, teens still use drugs and alcohol as an escape from the typical issues plaguing America’s youth. Perhaps by taking an honest look at the numbers, we can all get some insight into…

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What Is Khat?

Have you ever heard of someone chewing khat and wondered, what is khat. Don’t worry, a large majority people in the United States don’t know what this herb is. Khat is a drug that is made out of the leaves of the catha edulis, which is found in eastern Africa. These leaves contain the stimulants…