Common Drugs Help Short-Term, but May Hurt Brain Long-Term

Common Drugs Help Short-Term, but May Hurt Brain Long-Term

Those plagued with allergies, sleeping problems and other regular ailments take comfort in the numerous pills out there, many of which no longer require prescriptions, to staunch the symptoms. Additionally, it is common knowledge that all drugs have side effects, ranging from drowsiness to scarier, “rare” possibilities. However, a new study shows that some of […]

Cocaine Use and Abuse

Cocaine Use and Abuse

Cocaine has had, and continues to have, an influence on popular culture. It has been highlighted in songs, such as Cocaine Blues, sung by Johnny Cash, in That Smell by Lynyrd Skynyrd, Cocaine by J.J. Cale, and Life in the Fast Lane by The Eagles, as well as in other songs by various artists. Yet, what is it about cocaine that keeps it such a popular […]