“drugs” Charts

13 Ways Europe Does Food Safer, Cleaner, and Kinder »

This infographic was created for the Winter 2014 issue of YES! Magazine, How To Eat Like Our Lives Depend On…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 1377
Score: 21

The Deadly Truth About Painkillers »

Learn The Deadly Truth About Painkillers from KLEAN Treatment Centers. This epidemic is effecting people around the globe.

Jason
by: Jason
views: 494
Score: 10

The Value of the Black Market »

The Black Market is an incredibly lucrative industry in the United States with an estimated value exceeding hundreds of billions…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 368
Score: 10

The Real-World Money Tree?!?! »

Colorado is seeing GREEN. Both kinds. And lots of it. The legal marijuana-market is far exceeding the $70 million annual…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 324
Score: 9

Uncle Sam Smokes the Chronic, War on Drugs $1 Tril Failure »

The US leads the world in legal and illegal drug use, particularly in regards to marijuana and cocaine. The US…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 323
Score: 9

ADHD: Epidemic or Pharma Dream Come True? »

Since 1990, pharmaceutical companies have launched multi-billion dollar compaigns to promote public awareness of ADHD. Historically estimated to affect 5%…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 1812
Score: 8

The Deadly Legal Drug »

According to the "Global status report on alcohol and health 2014," 5.9% of deaths worldwide are attributable to alcohol. Even…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 346
Score: 7

U.S. Marijuana Seizures by Location »

Of the 1,809,496 kilograms of marijuana seized in the U.S. in 2010, 1,545,138 (85.4%) were seized along the Southwest border.…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 188
Score: 6

The Most Distracting Thing You Can Do While Driving »

For driving under the influence, alcohol and drugs are often considered the worst distractions. A new study has found a…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 635
Score: 5

Murder Victims by Relationship »

In 2011, family murders accounted for 13.8% of the 12,664 total murders in the U.S., though this percentage may actually…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 305
Score: 5

12th Grade Thinking: How Risky Is Drug Use? »

Compared to 1975, more 12th graders now think it is risky to regularly use cocaine and less think it is…

Jacob Jedamus-Denu
by: Jacob Jedamus-Denu
views: 131
Score: 4

Number of Prisoners Decreases for the Third Straight Year »

The number of prisoners under state and federal jurisdiction in the U.S. has declined for three straight years. Not only…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 136
Score: 4

Drugstores' Prices Making People Sick »

Drug prices are a major component of increasing healthcare costs, though they don't necessarily have to be. Buying generics over…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 200
Score: 4

The Real-World Money Tree »

Total taxpayer money from marijuana legalization-- revenue saved from regulation and incarceration, combined with revenue increase from marijuana taxation-- is…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 167
Score: 4

Arrests by Crime Type »

In 2011, there were a total of 12,408,899 arrests made in the United States (not including the 1,424 arrests made…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 242
Score: 4

Do Parents Know What Their Kids Are Doing? »

Most parents believe that their high school age teens do not drink alcohol or use marijuana. However, the reality is…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 324
Score: 4

Why Dogs Really Aren't "Man's Best Friend" »

Drug-sniffing dogs aren't just often inaccurate, they are extremely susceptible to the influence of their handlers. Search points designed to…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 197
Score: 3

Drugs: Killing Not Just Our Youth »

Although much of the anti-drug messages are aimed at the younger generation, data collected by the Center for Disease Control…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 75
Score: 3

Black Weed Offenders 300% More Likely Imprisoned »

The Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice found that, in California, blacks were imprisoned at 13x the rate of non-black…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 266
Score: 3

The Drug War - Not So Hidden Racism »

African Americans are disproportionately incarcerated on drug related charges. Clearly the drug war is an instrument of, at least, institutional…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 177
Score: 2

Injecting Heroin or HIV? »

A study by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime estimates that 14 million people between the ages of…

Jacob Jedamus-Denu
by: Jacob Jedamus-Denu
views: 126
Score: 2

Legalized Marijuana May be Bad For the Kids »

After legal recreational marijuana dispensaries opened in Colorado on Jan 1st, the state's data on marijuana use was examined closely…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 177
Score: 2

Meth Lab Incidents in the U.S. »

After a peak in 2010, the number of meth lab incidents - the seizure of labs, "dumpsites" or "glassware" -…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 25
Score: 1

Drug Arrests: Directing Our Efforts for Social Well-Being »

Cannabis possession has little connection to violent crime and is considered a safe drug. At the same time cannabis possession…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 61
Score: 1

New Heart Association Guidelines Overestimate Risk »

Last week the American Heart Association and the nation's cardiologists released new guidelines for physicians prescribing heart medication to patients…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 74
Score: 1

Mary Jane's Our Gal: Illicit Drug Availability by Region »

Certain drugs show significant variation in their availability throughout the US, methamphetamine is 2x more common in the Pacific and…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 102
Score: 1

Private Industry's Role in Improved Health Care Outcomes »

Over the past 50 years, Americans' lifespans have increased by 10 years, they are half as likely to die of…

AEI
by: AEI
views: 37

Gender of Suspects Arrested By the U.S. DEA (2011-2012) »

Drug Enforcement Administration agents arrested nearly 5 times as many male as female suspects for illegal drug activity between October…

kendramayer2017
by: kendramayer2017
views: 26

Drug Dogs: An Innocent Man's Worst Enemy, Latinos Especially »

Drug-sniffing dogs are often construed as infallible in court, but an experiment shows both how inaccurate and manipulatable by their…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 78

Mexicans Feel Higher Gang Presence »

With heightened tensions due to the Mexican war on drugs, citizens now feel a stronger gang presence than they did…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 51

The Most Harmful Drug? Alcohol »

A study done in the U.K. assigned different harm scores to a variety of drugs based on the damage they…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 124

Reefer, From Sea to Shining Sea: US Support MJ Legalization »

A recent Gallup poll shows the majority of Americans support pot legalization. Compare the numbers from 2004, where we see…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 59

High School Seniors use Marijuana more than any other drug »

High School Seniors smoke marijuana and marijuana synthetic drugs at a higher rate than any other drugs. Adderall is the…

Joseph Abay
by: Joseph Abay
views: 39

Marijuana use increases; Cocaine use slight decrease »

Cocaine has slightly decreased from 700,000 in 2009 to 600,000 in 2012. Despite the decrease, only 500,000 admitted using cocaine…

Joseph Abay
by: Joseph Abay
views: 37

Divorcees & Drugs »

Elevated drug use is linked to divorce. Considering that half of all U.S. marriages end in divorce, that's a sad…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 73

Trends in 12th-grader Drug Usage »

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, teens are perceiving marijuana as less dangerous, creating a gradual rise in…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 48
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