Flakka Designer Drug Kills What is a designer drug?  The dictionary defines it as a “synthetic analog of a legally restricted or prohibited drug, devised to circumvent drug laws.” Over the past two years, the U.S. has seen a surge in the use of synthetic, designer drugs.  These are made from legal chemicals which can mimic […]

Is Whippet Inhalant Abuse on the Rise?

Whippet Inhalant Abuse

Whippet Inhalant Abuse One of the deadliest types of drugs is inhalants. Whippet inhalant abuse is an often under-reported problem, despite the inherent dangers, and it is on the rise. Regardless of this fact, inhalant abuse usually flies under the radar and hardly gets any public attention.   What is a “whippet”?  The street names […]