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Cocaine

Stuff you should know about cocaine addiction.

The Addicaid Guide to Cocaine
2 years ago

The Addicaid Guide to Cocaine

Addicaid Drug Guide to Cocaine. Additional guides in this series are Heroin, Marijuana, LSD, Meth, MDMA (Ecstasy), Nitrous, Psilocybin Mushrooms, Opium, PCP & Ketamine.

Word on the Street:

coke, blow, candy, crack, jack, jimmy, rock, nose candy, …
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This Video Explains the Effects of Crack Cocaine on the Brain
2 years ago

This Video Explains the Effects of Crack Cocaine on the Brain

Watch this short whiteboard-animated video illustrate the difference between crack and powdered cocaine and also explain the effect that both drugs have on the brain and the rest of the body.


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For Some Addictions, Gender Makes a Big Difference
2 years ago

For Some Addictions, Gender Makes a Big Difference

By  • Cocaine, Data, Meth

You probably know that abusing stimulants like cocaine, amphetamines, and methamphetamine doesn’t go hand in hand with long-term brain health. But what if the side effects were worse for one …
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The Connection Between Boredom + Addiction
2 years ago

The Connection Between Boredom + Addiction

Even a short time in a stimulating learning environment can rewire the brain’s reward system and buffer it against drug dependence, a new study with mice suggests.

The findings challenge …
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Marc Maron Before Rehab
2 years ago

Marc Maron Before Rehab

After college, Marc Maron moved to L.A. and did enough blow to kill a brontosaurus. He soon suffered a psychotic breakdown so severe that his own dealer urged him to leave town. …
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Gaining Weight After Dropping Drugs
2 years ago

Gaining Weight After Dropping Drugs

By  • Cocaine, Food

Rodney Zimmers was 21 years old and 135 pounds when he got off heroin and cocaine for good. Three years later, he was still drug free but had ballooned to …
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Wes Bentley Lost 10 Years to Heroin & Cocaine
2 years ago

Wes Bentley Lost 10 Years to Heroin & Cocaine

Bradley Cooper isn’t the only recovering addict in the news this week. Wes Bentley also opened up about his life and career-altering addiction to heroin. His story is another example of how much …
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Johnny Cash on Death, Drugs & Recovery
3 years ago

Johnny Cash on Death, Drugs & Recovery

This Johnny Cash lost interview says a lot about death and drugs. The interview, from 1996 when Cash was 64 years old, is the subject of a recent Blank on …
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The Rational Choices of Crack Addicts
3 years ago

The Rational Choices of Crack Addicts

Dr. Carl Hart, an associate professor at Columbia University, is the author of the book “High Price,” a mix of memoir and scientific research about drug addiction.

From Democracy …
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You’ll Never Believe What Keith Richards Put Up His Nose ..or maybe you will
3 years ago

You’ll Never Believe What Keith Richards Put Up His Nose ..or maybe you will

Keith Richards snorted his father’s ashes, mixed with cocaine. “The strangest thing I’ve tried to snort? My father. I snorted my father,” he told NME magazine in 2007. “He was …
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