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The exact length of time that molly, or MDMA, stays in a person's system depends on several factors, including how much of the drug they have taken...

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New research in pigs examines how sugar intake affects the brain's reward circuits and finds that changes are noticeable after just 12 days.

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In this special feature, we ask whether New Year's resolutions work and look at some science-backed ways to improve the chances of success.

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The keto diet is a high fat, low carbohydrate eating plan. Although alcohol does contain carbohydrates, it can be part of a keto diet. This article...

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Marijuana contains some compounds that remain in the body after use. Many factors affect how long it stays there. Learn about the marijuana detox p...

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Marijuana use can affect different people in different ways, and being 'high' can feel different to different people. Learn about what being high o...

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New evidence shows that the rate of exposure to natural psychoactive drugs in the United States has increased, putting adult and child health at risk.

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Alcohol intoxication is a temporary condition that occurs when a person drinks an excess of alcohol. Learn about the signs, treatments, and risks, ...

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An experimental study shows that a single shot of ketamine helps reduce drinking cravings, particularly after the retrieval of associated reward me...

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Most medical experts agree there is very little risk of death from using marijuana alone. Read this article to learn more about the potential healt...

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Activated charcoal can reduce the toxic effects of some substances, but it only works in very specific circumstances. Here, learn about the uses an...

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DMT is the active ingredient of the hallucinogenic brew ayahuasca. New research looks into how this drug affects brain activity, altering conscious...