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Drug Testing in Schools – Legality Issues

Drug testing in schools has been presented with a wide variety of different legality issues over the years gone by. Perhaps the most prominent one, and what many consider to be the legality issue that set the precedence for many years to come, took place in June of 1995. This occurred when the Supreme Court […]

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Does Vicodin Show Up On Drug Tests?

The National Institute on Drug Abuse states that more than 15 million people have used prescription drugs for non-medicinal purposes. A recent study claims that 1 in 10 high school students have used Vicodin specifically to get high. With these numbers on the rise, more questions are emerging about whether or not Vicodin can be […]

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Are Pre-employment Drug Tests A Violation Of Privacy?

In the corporate world there has long existed a divide between the employers and employees over the issue of drug testing both before and after hiring. Many feel that asking a perspective employee to participate in a drug test is a blatant invasion of privacy; yet employers have always maintained these tests are justified, but […]

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Top 10 Drug Testing Searches for 2010

The Internet is a world wide web of information, some of which can be challenging to sift through. This barrage of data can be a bit overwhelming at times—after all, anyone can search for anything online, and most searches will generate some sort of data hit. It seems as though the number of hits you […]

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How long does Vicodin stay in your system?

Vicodin is a powerful prescription analgesic, or painkiller, used to treat moderate to severe pain in teens and young adults. The makeup of Vicodin usually consists of a combination of 5mg hydrocodone  and 500mg of paracetamol; both powerful analgesics prescribed for moderate to severe pain. The reason for the mix of the two compounds is […]

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Drug Tests For Adderall

Adderall, the increasingly popular medication for Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), is a derivative of the amphetamine molecule known as a dextroamphetamine. Unlike previous medications for ADD, Adderall is more potent and carries with it a relatively high risk of addiction. Adderall increases cognition, focus, and performance by increasing the levels of dopamine, serotonin, and norepinephrine […]

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Suffolk County Home Drug Testing Program Leads the Way

Responding to the rising tide of drug abuse in suburbs across the country, government and school officials in Suffolk County, Long Island have demonstrated clearly that home drug test kits are the best deterrent available. A new program has distributed 350 home drug test kits to parents of high school students, illustrating the crucial importance of home drug testing for parents everywhere.

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