The state of Michigan began a program during 1997 called "The Michigan Meth Watch Program" which was first only a small group reporting suspicious activities, to now a broad bunch of businesses (ie: grocery stores, pharmacies, banks, auto parts stores, etc.) that work together in order to stop production at its earliest signs. The drug is mostly available in rural areas, and southern most parts of the state, although pseudoephedrine (a major ingredient in the production of crystal meth) is heavily smuggled in from Windsor into detroit.The law prohibits the sale of this over the counter cold remedy to any person's under the age of 18 and also prevents an individual from buying two boxes at any given time. From year 2002 to year 2004 Michigan saw a large decrease in the number and laboratory seizures; from 228 to 157, although it rose to back 256 seized in year 2006 and continues to stay on the rise.
2nd Methamphetamine use along with Crystal Meth in Michigan is a concern because of the amount of home produced meth laboratories in the state. Crystal meth can be found in powder form or blue/white small crystals knows as "rocks." Many times people will need to inject or snort the drug ever 3 to 4 hours, depending on the amount they are using. There are other nicknames or street names for Crystal Meth such as; quartz, hot ice, Tina, or chalk. In 2012 the Michigan state police busted over 23 pounds of Crystal Meth in Van Buren County. This is was one of the highest valued drug busts in state history, averaging over $500,000 in worth.
For many Crystal Meth addiction seems like an impossible substance to overcome because of how heavy their Crystal Meth use might seem. The truth is that, people do make the choice to stop using Crystal Meth every day, with or without treatment. You don't need to hit rock bottom to truly understand that your life can have a greater meaning. If you are seeking help for You don't need to hit rock bottom to truly understand that your life can have a greater meaning. If you are seeking help for Crystal Meth and or other substances in Michigan, please call St Jude's today. We Have helped thousands just like you over the last two decades and know that a better life is waiting for you free of all substances, including Crystal Meth.
You might be wondering how is Saint Jude's different and how we can possible help you any better or differently than Crystal Meth treatment centers. Please let us assure you that here at St Jude's we will not label you with a disease or make you feel like change is impossible. Only you dictate the course of your future... we are here to show you that Crystal Meth addiction is not the problem. Call today if you live in Michigan to learn how and why people have come to St Jude's to find the Permanent Solution to Crystal Meth Addictions.