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Every year more than a hundred million of drug tests are conducted in the United States, however, 5-10% of them return false-positive result and 10-15% false-negative. Here are few things you should know about different products that can make you fail a drug test.
After drug intake, its toxic metabolites spread throughout the user’s body, getting into the blood, fat cells, and even hair, where they can stay for months. Natural drug detoxification takes a lot of time, but fortunately there is a way to help your body speed up the process significantly.
New research reveals that passive marijuana smokers may even feel high, but the presence of marijuana is detected in the blood or urine of the second-hand users only when they smoke in unventilated places.
The process of cleansing the body from toxins left after using the cannabis plant is called marijuana detox. People do so for various reasons: for passing drug test or to alleviate the suffering of those who quit smoking weed as well as for just improving overall health and wellness. Eliminating marijuana from your system may last from a few days to several weeks and can lead to unpleasant physical side effects, such as headaches, fever, insomnia, and mental problems, for example, depression, irascibility, and nervousness. In general, marijuana withdrawal symptoms are very similar to those of nicotine.
While effect of cannabis plant lasts only for a few hours, its traces can stay inside the human body for days, weeks or even months. Whether consumed or smoked, marijuana spreads throughout the body by the bloodstream. Its main component TetraHydroCannabinol is a lipid soluble substance which is easily absorbed by the body fats and stored there during long time. The amount of THC and its metabolites in the body as well as the time they stored in it are therefore affected by the amount of body fats that a user has. However it also depends on how much, how often and how long a person used the drug.
Water detoxification is one of the simplest ways to clean your body from drugs and other harmful toxins. This process means drinking significant amount of water to flush out all unwanted substances through the urinary tract, thus preventing their accumulation inside the body. Water is very useful for detox process, as it is indispensable material for releasing drug substances like THC through urination and sweat. Marijuana detox can be performed by consuming about one gallon of pure water every day by small portions of 2-3 glasses. This procedure must last from 2 to 7 days depending on the level of intoxication.
Most of the companies uphold a drug-free workplace, that is why drug testing is not new for every company employee. Over the past years, systematic investigations of established drug testing facts reveal that about 40% of United States employees undergone drug testing at the first phase of the company’s employment process. Meanwhile, last year workers in the United States have undergone drug testing more than 9 million times. From this number, an estimated total of 350,000 have been detected to be drug-positive. Data reveals that the most widely consumed drugs include marijuana, amphetamines and various pain killers. Companies believe that this strict screening measure will improve efficiency, safety and productivity in the workplace.
The case of Aaron Hernandez has stirred controversies on NFL’s drug policies. The NFL player, who has been accused of murder multiple times but always manages to get away with it, was suspected of smoking pot on a regular basis based on testimonies.
Marijuana detox is the best way to pass a urine drug test. Compared with other methods, it has significant advantages, such as cleansing the body of all harmful toxins and improving overall health. So, how do you detox from marijuana?
Drug testing was a biggest problem over the long time in connecting probably the best fighters of current generation, but recently U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) confirmed that both of them finally agreed to rules of World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). According to agreement USADA will collect the samples and send them to WADA laboratory for analysis, which will include testing for erythropoietin and human growth hormone.