In 2006 it was estimated by Nevada officials that over 40,000 people were using Methamphetamine at the time across the state. The drug is scarcely created in the state; it is mainly imported from Mexican and californian "super labs". "Super labs" create over 10 pounds of Crystal Meth during a 24 hour time period; however officials say that it is becoming more diluted for sale all the time. Purity levels of the drug have gone from 99 percent pure Methamphetamine to the 50 percent range relatively quickly. A senator in the state had recently helped to provide 1.8 million dollars in grant money to hire new deputies and school police, although President Bush took the program away. From 1996 to year 2005 75 percent more people were seeking treatment for Methamphetamine in state funded programs.
There are many different reasons why people begin to use Crystal Meth in Nevada. Some people use it to become thinner, particularly women who believe that meth is a weight loss supplement. Some people with lower self esteem like the confident boost that Crystal Meth gives them when they are high. Crystal Meth in the state of Nevada is especially high in the city of Las Vegas due to the heavy amount of tourism and the proximity to Arizona, California and Mexico, three of the largest supplying states of meth through illegal activity. There are a large amount of Crystal Meth Treatment and Rehab Centers in Nevada as well.
People from the State of Nevada call St Jude's everyday to learn more about how our Non 12 Step and Non Treatment programs differ from Crystal Meth treatment and rehab.
It is important to understand that relapse is not a natural part of Crystal Meth "recovery" because if you choose to stop using Crystal Meth today; there is no scientific evidence that proves you need to admit to being an alcoholic to remain sober.
You can lead a life free from any substance, but first you need to make the choice and take responsibility for your actions. This might seem hard right now, but your choices will lead to a greater and more fulfilled life. Call Today 1.888.424.2626