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A Brief Overview of GHB

A Brief Overview of GHB

A DEA Schedule I drug, GHB (gamma-hydroxybutyrate) is often used recreationally or as a date rape drug. While flunitrazepam (better known as Rohypnol) is perhaps the most well-known date rape drug, GHB is also often used because it puts the user into a deep sleep for...

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A Brief Overview of Flunitrazepam

A Brief Overview of Flunitrazepam

Flunitrazepam – better known by its market name, Rohypnol – is also known as the date rape drug. While most people associate this drug with illegal uses and taking advantage of others, it does have some known medical uses and can be used in small, safe doses. Thus, it...

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A Brief Overview of DXM

A Brief Overview of DXM

Dextromethorphan – more commonly called DXM – is an FDA approved substance that is the active ingredient in most over-the-counter cough medicines. When taken according to the instructions on the label, it is considered safe and effective for suppressing coughs and...

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A Brief Overview of Cocaine

A Brief Overview of Cocaine

Just a few years ago, many people thought that cocaine had seen its heyday and would be virtually gone from the streets forever. However, over the past years, cocaine has seen a massive resurgence all over the United States. Though it is not as dangerous as heroin,...

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A Brief Overview of Anabolic Steroids

A Brief Overview of Anabolic Steroids

When most people think of anabolic steroids, they think of bodybuilders and weightlifters attempting to gain strength and mass. Do you know what anabolic steroids actually are, though? And do you know how they can be used, misused, and abused? As a DEA Schedule III...

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A Brief Overview of Amphetamine

A Brief Overview of Amphetamine

A powerful stimulant, amphetamine is a DEA Schedule II drug, which means that though it has some recognized and accepted medical uses, it also has a very high risk of abuse and addiction. This overview will discuss the history and background behind amphetamine, as...

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A Brief Overview of Psilocybin

A Brief Overview of Psilocybin

Because they are “natural”, many people believe that psilocybin mushrooms are automatically safer than LSD and other synthesized hallucinogens. We could name any number of things that are natural (poison ivy, for example) that you would not want to put in your system,...

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A Brief Overview of PCP and Its Analogs

A Brief Overview of PCP and Its Analogs

Phencyclidine – more popularly known as PCP – and its analogs fall under the category of dissociative drugs. Though it was originally developed to be an anesthetic, this drug is highly dangerous and is classified as a DEA Schedule I or II drug. This may be confusing,...

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The Recent Final Rule Revision to the DOT Regulations 

The Recent Final Rule Revision to the DOT Regulations 

Part of servicing the Department of Transportation is understanding their requirements. This means keeping up with any changes that have been made to their laws and guidelines as well. For example, if you handle drug and alcohol testing for any Department of...

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Why Every Urine Collector Needs Refresher Training

Why Every Urine Collector Needs Refresher Training

Working as a urine collector for the Department of Transportation (DOT) is a very important job that the government takes very seriously. If you want to secure a position working as a urine collector with the DOT, you’ll not only need to go through initial training...

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4 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting Your Drug Testing Business

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting Your Drug Testing Business

If you plan on starting a drug testing business in the near future, it’s important that you know about these four common mistakes that have the potential to thwart your chances of success. Becoming Inflexible In many ways, starting your own drug testing business is...

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Should Kentucky Drug Test Welfare Recipients?

Should Kentucky Drug Test Welfare Recipients?

Given that there are already 13 states that test welfare recipients and the reports that governor candidates in Kentucky are saying that they want to institute policies that would make it happen there as well, it’s no wonder that the question continues to be a hot...

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Dispelling Myth: Understanding How to Become DOT Qualified

Dispelling Myth: Understanding How to Become DOT Qualified

You already know that adding DOT certified urine specimen testing services can add significantly to your drug testing business. However, you have also heard all the myths that abound about what you have to do in order to become certified. Believe it or not, the main...

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The High and the Low of Welfare Drug Testing in Wisconsin

The High and the Low of Welfare Drug Testing in Wisconsin

The debate over whether states should be allowed to drug test welfare recipients is still going strong, but that doesn’t mean states aren’t still trying to enact their own changes. Wisconsin is one state that is trying to take drug testing even farther by forcing...

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Finding a Great Drug Testing Business Opportunity

Finding a Great Drug Testing Business Opportunity

If you are looking for a great drug testing business opportunity, there are several things you can do to make sure you choose the right one. Whether you want to consider opening your own, a franchise, or a lab partnership, with the ever-growing demand for drug...

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10 Steps to Save Money on your Drug Free Workplace Program

10 Steps to Save Money on your Drug Free Workplace Program

Whether you are a small business owner or a compliance executive, you are always looking to save money in the budget while still remaining compliant with local, state, and federal laws and your Drug Free Workplace Program. Cuts can be tricky when involving a DFW...

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Choosing the Right EBT Device and Training

Choosing the Right EBT Device and Training

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] There are hundreds of alcohol testing devices out there with prices ranging from $100 to over $3,000, how do you know which is going to work for you? Determine your needs Are you buying it just for fun? Something to play with at the...

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DOT Breath Alcohol Technician EBT Device Training

DOT Breath Alcohol Technician EBT Device Training

Ever since the Federal Omnibus Transportation Employee Act was ratified in 1991, the United States Department of Transportation has been tasked with ensuring the safety and security of United States Transit by outlining rules and regulations related to substance abuse...

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