According to studies performed by the Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2003 and 2004, the total number of people ages 12 and older in the state of ArArkansas who used marijuana in the past year is 228,000. Of the 228,000, 37,000 were between the ages of 12 and 17. 87,000 past year marijuana users were of ages 18 to 25 and 104,000 were 26 and older. Total use of marijuana in the past month, according to the same survey, by people ages 12 and older is 126,000. 19,000 were ages 12 to 17, 50,000 were 18-25 and 57,000 were age 26 or older.
Marijuana use in Arkansas is not the only problem to be worrying about now, it is synthetic marijuana or known as Mr. Nice Guy, Blaze, K2 and Spice is the big scare now. Synthetic marijuana is illegal to sell or possess and is classified as a Controlled Substance. It is also causing heart attacks in adolescents, suicides, seizures and deaths. Marijuana rehab and treatment centers in Arkansas are there to help if you or a loved one is looking for help. If you have tried a rehab or treatment center and it has not pleased you then there are non-12 step programs available that will put you on the right path to a healthier and happier life!
Over the last two decades people have called us with Marijuana problems wondering if their addiction to Marijuana was in fact a disease. The truth is that it is not. People from Arkansas as well as many other states overcome Marijuana problems every day without treatment and endless meetings.
If you want to live a life free from Marijuana addiction please call St Jude's. We have helped many people from Arkansas find a solution to their problems. We are here to show you how life has so much more to offer.