Commonly abused drugs such as alcohol, cannabis, cocaine, and heroin are still the most widely used, but hundreds of new synthetic substances have emerged in recent years. The main danger is the lack of knowledge of what they really contain.
Across Europe, there are signs that many of the population are following the poor example of the US and starting to abuse prescription pain relievers in greater numbers.
The word cocaine refers to a strong stimulant in a white powder or crystal form that is sold on the illicit market. In its crystal form, it is called crack cocaine. The powder is usually diluted with substances such as cornstarch, talcum powder, sugar or other drugs, such as procaine (a local anesthetic) or amphetamine. Many people know that cocaine was originally developed as a painkiller.
How much alcohol must be consumed daily to put a person at risk for a life-threatening withdrawal? Of course, it will vary somewhat by the health of the drinker. But these quantities consumed each day are likely to cause severe withdrawal sickness when they are terminated…
Let’s take a look at drugs. Why do some people take drugs? The simple answer is that it solves a person’s problems by creating a different mood. You feel more daring or life feels more fun or an unpleasant problem you were facing fades away. Drugs create an illusion.
There are drugs that build dependence and drugs that do not. Drugs are drugs and all contain poison. When you understand that this is a stable fact, then you will always know that any drug can create harmful side effects to our bodies.
Addiction does not develop or occur overnight. In general, the road first leads to abuse, and then to addiction. So the most important thing you can do is to avoid that path or get help to avoid it as soon as you recognize the possible problem.
Cannabis Smuggling In Denmark A few days ago, 12 people were arrested and responsible for smuggling cannabis into Denmark. According to the Ritzau Agency, the police seized over 1,100 Kilograms of cannabis for a value of approximately 7.4 million Euros.
Crack cocaine is the purer, more quickly addictive form of cocaine. It is easy to derive crack from cocaine, so it is normally converted and sold locally. For this reason, little crack cocaine is ever seized in Europe as there is little transport involved.
Don’t fall into the trap of using whatever replacement drug or pills you are offered as a solution for your addiction. I spent many years helping people off drugs and I have seen the results first hand.