June 19, 2012
There is no doubt professional ice hockey players are some of the toughest humans on the planet. Along with rugby, few players take the hits and abuse of hockey players. Hockey players take a lot of punishment and the pain is intense.
So, how do they combat the pain? They take plenty of anti-inflammatories and pain medication. Obviously that kind of pain combined with the dosages they are taken create an environment for abuse and addiction.
In his final three seasons playing in the National Ho... [More]
December 26, 2011
True or false – if you get arrested you are likely to have illegal drugs in your system? The answer is true!
Up to 83% of people arrested in major cities across the United States test positive for drug use and almost one-third of all arrestees test positive for the presence of multiple substances.
Marijuana was the most commonly used drug among the arrestees booked into jails in 10 U.S. cities.
The Office of National Drug Control's (ONDCP) Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring (ADAM II) study ... [More]