Marijuana Withdrawal Symptoms Symptoms associated with marijuana withdrawal may be milder than withdrawal from alcohol and many other drugs, but they are intense enough to cause people trying to quit to relapse.
CDT Testing Detects Heavy Drinking The carbohydrate-deficient transferrin (CDT) test can be used to detect heavy drinking in alcoholics like the A1C tests for glucose levels in diabetics.
Moonshine Can Still Cause Health Problems Moonshine continues to thrive and according to a physician at the University of Virginia Health System, it can cause serious health problems in those who abuse it.
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information, prevention and treatment services to help Albertans
with alcohol, other drug and gambling problems. This site has
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understanding of drug abuse and addiction. The majority of these advances,
which have dramatic implications for how to best prevent and treat addiction,
have been supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). NIDA
supports over 85 percent of the world's research on the health aspects
of drug abuse and addiction.