A generation ago the notion that a company could test an employee for nicotine and then fire that worker if the test came back positive would have been laughed at. After all, everybody smoked. Or so it seemed at least. Heck, airplane armrests had ashtrays! Today, however, smoking is no longer socially acceptable. In most… Continue reading Do Companies Test For Nicotine in Random Urinalyses?
Methamphetamine, better known simply as meth, is a stimulant drug that has taken on an infamous street life under the nicknames “crank,” “crystal,” “ice,” “speed,” “chalk,” and “getgo.” Sometimes known as “the poor man’s cocaine,” meth has been around for nearly a century but first used on a large scale during the Second World War… Continue reading How Long Are Methamphetamines Detectable in Urine?
Ketamine, commonly known by the brand name Ketalar and by the street names “K-hole,” “K-land,” “Baby food,” and “God,” is a powerful anesthetic first developed in 1963. It was designed to be a replacement for the widely used (at the time) PCP. For the most part, ketamine is used in veterinary medicine which is why… Continue reading How Long is Ketamine Detectable in Urine?
Benzodiazepines, or “benzos” for short, are used to treat anxiety, agitation, insomnia, muscle spasms, seizures, alcohol withdrawal symptoms and more. On the whole, they’re viewed as being generally safe, at least when used in the short term. However, they sometimes generate what are termed “paradoxical” behaviors: behaviors that seem the exact opposite of what you… Continue reading How Long Do Benzos Stay in Urine? Do Labs Test For It?
Adderall is one of those drugs that has as many legitimate clinical uses as it does questionable recreational uses. From a clinical perspective, it’s used in the treatment of attention deficit disorder and narcolepsy. It’s also used to enhance cognitive abilities as well as athletic performance, making it one of the most versatile medications on… Continue reading Is Adderall Detectable in Urine Drug Tests & How Long?
When it comes to drug testing, this has always been a hot topic to debate. Whether you are an employee, a professional athlete, applicant for a certain job and a student it is important to undergo this process. Mandatory testing is beneficial for every company and even at school so as to determine individuals about… Continue reading The Difference Between DOT And NON-DOT Drug Screening
If you are given the short notice to undergo drug tests and you know that you have been dabbling in some substances not too long ago. It is important that you know what you need to do to come out of the test with clean results. The last thing you want is to jeopardize your… Continue reading How to Clean Your System For a Drug Test
A lot of companies these days require their employees to undergo drug tests before they are formally offered a job. While this may not be a problem for those people who have ever ventured in these territories for those that did dabble in it before, this may cause an issue. If you happen to have… Continue reading Which Drug Test is The Most Difficult to Pass?
While it is true that the use of marijuana has already been legalized in many states, it is still a fact that there may still be a remaining stigma about the use of the weed. If you are asked to undergo a urine drug testing in order to pass an employer requirement, you will need… Continue reading Does Cranberry Juice Clean Your System From Drugs?
As of the 24th of March 2017, there are at least 15 states that have passed on the legislation regarding the drug screening or testing for those public assistance recipients or applicants. These states include Wisconsin, West Virginia, Utah, Tennessee, Oklahoma, North Carolina, Missouri, Mississippi, Michigan, Kansas, Georgia, Florida, Arizona, Arkansas, and Alabama. Some of… Continue reading Which States is Drug TestingRequired for Welfare?