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Interesting Facts and Statistics:
When cocaine users stop using cocaine, or when they end a cocaine binge, they immediately experience a "crash" which includes depression, fatigue, lack of pleasure, anxiety, irritability, sleepiness and a strong craving for more cocaine.
The occurrence of MDE in the past year among teens aged 12 to 17 was associated with a higher prevalence of illegal drug or alcohol dependence or abuse (21.3 percent). Among teens who did not report past year MDE, 6.4 percent had illegal drug or alcohol dependence or abuse during the same period.
Even though domestic suppliers still operate throughout the United States, the surge in methamphetamine production on both sides of the border is directly linked to organized crime groups in Mexico.
Heroin has long been the favorite of opiate addicts as it is several times more potent than morphine and reaches the brain especially fast, producing a euphoric rush when injected intravenously.
In 2008, 78.0 percent of teens aged 12 to 17 reported having seen or heard drug or alcohol prevention messages in the past year from sources outside of school, which was similar to the 77.9 percent reported in 2007, but was lower than the 83.2 percent reported in 2002. The prevalence of past month use of illegal drugs was lower among those who reported having such exposure (8.9 percent) than among those who reported having no such exposure (10.2 percent).
Approximately 640,000 Americans surveyed during 2008 that were over the age of 12 have reported using an inhalant in the past month.