Morphine Use on College Campuses

Morphine is a powerful narcotic painkiller that is highly addictive. It is frequently used to treat postoperative pain and to provide quick and temporary relief of severe acute pain following an injury. In the process of blocking physical pain signals in the brain, however, morphine also blocks any negative emotions or psychological disorders, including the following: Depression Loneliness Anxiety disorders Self-esteem problems Insecurity Compulsive behaviors Morphine gives users a euphoric...