Long-term experiences of discrimination and harassment or exposure to specific traumatic events can increase reliance on coping mechanisms like drinking, while internalized homophobia or transphobia can cause cognitive dissonance and discomfort.
Drug tests are most commonly used to screen for opioids, amphetamines, cannabis, cocaine, benzodiazepines, barbiturates, and alcohol—but can be expanded by special order to include a whole host of other substances.
October 28th is National Drug Take Back Day. Across the country, you can turn in unwanted prescription medication for safe, anonymous disposal. 90 Americans die each day from opioid overdose. Drug Take Back Day is the perfect time to ditch drugs, and take back your life. Here’s three steps: