Valium is a brand name for the medication diazepam, a benzodiazepine that is prescribed to treat anxiety, insomnia, seizures, muscle spasms, and alcohol withdrawal. It may also be used in combination with other sedatives to calm and sedate people before medical surgery.[1]  Compared to other benzodiazepines, diazepam is a long-acting…
Cocaine is a highly addictive illicit substance that causes high levels of energy, euphoria, inflated self-confidence, and paranoia. While this drug is extremely easy to become addicted to, many people continue to abuse it.  According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, “Among people aged 12 or older in 2020,…