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It’s Not Just Opiates: Crystal Meth Seized All Over TX

Almost $200,000 worth of crystal meth was found in a cooler at a checkpoint in Laredo, Texas. A driver was arrested for throwing crystal meth out of his car in...

Meth Withdrawal: Symptoms, Timeline, & Detox

What is Crystal Methamphetamine? Crystal methamphetamine (widely known as meth) is a potent and very addictive stimulant drug.1 It is a synthetic substance that sometimes resembles pieces of glass or...

What Are The Signs of Crystal Meth Abuse?

A stimulant that is very addictive, methamphetamine can have harmful effects.1-6 Meth misuse is a serious issue in America.6 A type of methamphetamine called crystal methamphetamine may look similar to...

6 Plead Guilty to Meth Trafficking in Texas

In November of last year, six people were arrested for allegedly taking part in a large methamphetamine trafficking ring in and around Lubbock, Texas. Early this month, four of those...

Methamphetamine vs. Opiates: Which Is the Bigger Threat in Texas?

It is true that there is an epidemic of opiate-related deaths caused by overdose sweeping the country. It is a significant and real problem, and in every state and every...

Crystal Meth Use Surges in Rural Texas

As opioid overdoses and addiction take the spotlight across the country, crystal meth is quietly making a return in many rural areas of the country, including across Texas. Why isn’t...

What is a Speedball? What Are the Dangers?

What is Speedball? Speedball is like the mixed cocktails of drugs, except the users don’t always know exactly what the ingredients entail. Suffice it to say, this mixture can be...

Crystal Meth Overdose

An individual can suffer harm and may die from using methamphetamine, which is very addictive.1,2 A methamphetamine version which is less strong might be prescribed for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder...

$1.3 Million Meth Bust by Texas Deputy

A deputy sheriff in Fayette County followed up a $1.6 million drug seizure with yet another huge grab of $1.3 million in methamphetamine last month. In a routine traffic stop,...

Finding Treatment for Crystal Meth Addiction

Methamphetamine is classified as a Schedule II drug.1 This stimulant is very addictive.2-7  Meth can be prescribed as the brand name medicine Desoxyn for certain conditions.5,6 Meth might be referred...

Texas Meth Statistics and Treatment of Meth Addiction

A stimulant that is very addictive, methamphetamine may adversely affect an individual who uses it.1 Crystal meth can look similar to “rocks” that are blue-white and shiny or can look...

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