Substance Abuse Information

Alcohol
Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding alcohol, its effects, and statistics related to use

 


Binge Drinking

Information on excessive alcohol use from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention

 


Alcohol and Women

Learn more about the effects of alcohol on women.

 


Alcohol and Pregnancy

Learn how alcohol affects the developing fetus.

 


Medical Consequences of Drug Abuse

Find comprehensive information about the health effects of various substances of abuse.

 

 

 


Bath Salts 
Information from the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Read this article about bath salts.

 

Club Drugs
Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding club drugs, their effects, and statistics related to use

 


Cocaine

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding cocaine, its effects, and statistics related to use

 


Ecstasy

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding Ecstasy, its effects, and statistics related to use

 


Heroin

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding inhalants, their effects, and statistics related to use

 


Inhalants

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding inhalants, their effects, and statistics related to use

 


Khat

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding effects and consequences of using khat and information about its use

 


LSD (Acid)

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding LSD, its effects and statistics related to use

 


Marijuana

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding marijuana, its effects, and statistics related to use. With long-term use, marijuana addiction can occur. Read this article about marijuana addiction.

 


Methamphetamine (Crystal Meth)

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding methamphetamine, its effects, and statistics related to use

 


PCP/Phencyclidine

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding PCP, its effects, and statistics related to use

 


Salvia

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding salvia, its effects, and information about use

 


Spice

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse about the use and abuse of spice

 


Steroids (Anabolics)

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding steroids, the effects, and statistics related to use

 


Tobacco

Information from the National Institute of Drug Abuse, regarding tobacco, its effects, and statistics related to use. For more information on the College’s Tobacco-Free College Policy and information and resources for quitting smoking, please visit the Tobacco-Free College website.