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Synthetic drugs are created using man-made chemicals. Because the chemicals used constantly change, users have no way of knowing the contents. A dangerous scenario.

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Today’s Drugs: Spice

Part of the Today’s Drugs series, Kevin Hunter, Captain of the Vice & Narcotics Division at the Fort Wayne Police Department shares what we should know about spice. (3:48 Minutes)

Today’s Drugs: Addiction 101

Part of the Today’s Drugs series, Megan Fisher, MA, MHS, LCAC, LMHCA, CADAC IV, and a Director of Addiction Recovery Services at a large mental health center, shares what we should all know about addiction. (5:53 minutes)

The Hijacker – Addiction Series (Episode 1)

Substance use disorders (SUDs) affect tissue function in two main parts of the brain. This is what it means when scientists say that addiction is a brain disease. (3:17 minutes)

Synthetic Drugs: A Scary Reality

This CNN news report highlights the dangerous effects of synthetic drugs, including synthetic marijuana, spice, bath salts, and more.. Drugs, easily purchased on-line, were tested […] (7:46 minutes)

Today’s Drugs: Methamphetamine (Meth)

Part of the Today’s Drugs series, Kevin Hunter, Captain of the Vice & Narcotics Division at the Fort Wayne Police Department shares what we should know about meth. (4:03 minutes)

Synthetic Marijuana Part 1

RT America correspondent, Meghan Lopez, produced this video about the devastating effects of synthetic marijuana. Three personal stories are shared. One first-time user died. (6:16 minutes)

Today’s Drugs: Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)

Part of the Today’s Drugs series, Megan Fisher, MA, MHS, LCAC, LMHCA, CADAC IV, and a Director of Addiction Recovery Services at a large mental health center, shares what we should all know about Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for addiction. (13:43 minutes)

Synthetic Marijuana Part 2

RT America correspondent Meghan Lopez produced this follow-up video, highlighting the problem with synthetic marijuana. She demonostrates how easy it is for people to buy. (4:42)

Synthetic Drugs are Killing Kids

Produced by CNN, this short video talks about the deadly effects of synthetic drugs. Families of two boys, who died, tell their stories. (42:12 minutes)

5 Things To Know About Flakka

Provided by CBSN, this news story discusses the dangerous effects of flakka. Flakka is defined, and side effects are included in this short video. “People […] (4:35 minutes)