Drugs

How Are Dentists Reckoning With the Opioid Crisis?

Getting your wisdom teeth removed is, for many, a rite of passage into adulthood. For others, though, it’s a rite of passage into a full-blown…

Does Weed Hit Harder on an Empty Stomach?

I’ve become radically stoned under many circumstances: In the mornings and evenings; through good times and bad times; for scientific research and unbridled amusement —…

I Successfully Quit Heroin. Quitting Juul Is Even Harder.

Jim’s first attempt to kick his Juul habit lasted two weeks. His second, a New Year’s Resolution that involved throwing away his vape, lasted about…

The Stimulating Neuroscience Behind Why Cocaine Might Make You Shit Your Pants

Don’t ask me how I know, but rumor has it, cocaine makes you have to poop. Some allege it’s caused by the simple fact that…