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  The Body: All That Glitters: The Ups and Downs of Methamphetamine
Crystal is a rocky substance manufactured by combining over-the-the counter cold and asthma remedies with toxic chemicals, which is then crushed into a fine powder.
The crystal high which makes you feel invincible, doesn't actually make you invincible (surprise), and men whose libido the drug shifts into overdrive often wind up having lots of unprotected and uninhibited sex when they are zooming around on crystal.
Men who inject crystal, which is often the preferred route of administration for highly addicted individuals, are also vulnerable to pericarditis, a potentially deadly bacterial infection of the heart caused by unsanitary injection practices.
www.thebody.com /bp/sept02/meth.html   (1506 words)

  
 debate forums - Crystal Meth - Information on crystal meth from various sources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Crystal meth also often creates a very heightened sex-drive—users report feeling horny as hell and that their sexual inhibitions and limits are seriously curtailed.
In light of the stigma around crystal meth and crystal meth users, these effects are particularly problematic—they push you further away from actually engaging with others who may be part of your harm reduction strategies or who may be able to give you direction in the case of addiction.
Crystal meth's effects and addiction potential are similar to that of amphetamine abuse, although as crystal meth is a lot stronger, the dangers involved are greater with an increased chance of overdose.
www.debateforums.net /showthread.php?t=716   (2972 words)

  
 buzzcode: drug info: crystal meth
Crystal meth also often creates a very heightened sex-drive-users report feeling horny as hell and that their sexual inhibitions and limits are seriously curtailed.
Long-term crystal use may actually change the chemistry of your brain, leading to a depletion or a change in the distribution of the levels of dopamine, serotonin, and norepinephrine.
In light of the stigma around crystal meth and crystal meth users, these effects are particularly problematic-they push you further away from actually engaging with others who may be part of your harm reduction strategies or who may be able to give you direction in the case of addiction.
www.buzzcode.org /crystal.htm   (2202 words)

  
 GMHC: Crystal: What you need to know   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Crystal is an amphetamine — a synthetic stimulant that excites the brain and the central nervous system.
Crystal is most often found as an odorless off-white or white powder but can also be found in pill, capsule, or crystal form.
However, crystal is extremely addictive, and even for many people who have practiced moderation in many aspects of their lives, crystal often becomes an addiction.
www.gmhc.org /programs/crystal.html   (1817 words)

  
 Fact Sheet: Crystal Meth and HIV
Crystal meth is popular with street youth, and in gay clubs and circuit parties, although its use is spreading into mainstream culture and clubs.
Crystal meth is often used with ketamine (known as Special K), a drug which loosens the sphincter, and with Viagra to overcome what is known as “crystal dick”, or impotence that often accompanies the use of crystal meth.
Signs of addiction or dependence on crystal meth include compulsively seeking the drug and wanting to use the drug, violent behaviour, anxiety, confusion, insomnia, psychotic features such as paranoia, hallucinations, mood disturbances, delusions (the most common one is a sensation of insects creeping on your skin), irregular heart beats, a possible stroke, and suicidal thoughts.
www.cdnaids.ca /web/backgrnd.nsf/cl/cas-bg-0087   (2205 words)

  
 Neighborhoodtimes: Parents, once again
Crystal's hearing is impaired and, as a result, her speech is developmentally delayed.
Dick couldn't wait to tell Norman, their 40-year-old son, that he had a 3-year-old brother.
Dick walks Crystal to her bus stop; Sandy wakes and dresses the other children.
www.sptimes.com /2003/12/24/Neighborhoodtimes/Parents__once_again.shtml   (1584 words)

  
 tweaker.org - crystal meth & sex
Crystal meth has an infamous association with sex, especially in the gay and bi-sexual community.
This impotence is commonly referred to as "Crystal Dick," a state where the user is sexually aroused but fails to maintain or even achieve an erection.
Lack of sleep and poor nutrient intake aside, crystal use itself causes a drop in T cells and NK cells, and recent research suggests that crystal takes a major toll on people who are immunocompromised.
www.tweaker.org /html/crystalsex/cmsex.html   (252 words)

  
 ESPN Classic - Schaap was storyteller, collector of people
Dick Schaap, whose humorous, often brutally honest approach to sports made him one of the most beloved, respected and honored journalists of the past half century, died Friday from post-operative complications after hip replacement surgery.
Dick's unparalleled journalistic achievements were exceeded only by his compassion and respect for his fellow human beings.
Dick Schaap brought us a different, richly rewarding view of the world through the magic of his story-telling.
espn.go.com /classic/obit/s/2001/1019/1266418.html   (1786 words)

  
 CRYSTAL NEON: Viagra, Poppers and Crystal
Crystal is a stimulant that sends your body into overdrive.
Crystal, poppers, and some HIV meds get broken down in the same liver pathway.
Crystal, alcohol, or all-night dancing and sex can dehydrate you and dry up the natural lubricant in your butt.
www.crystalneon.org /html/material/text/txt_poppers.html   (1998 words)

  
 Dave's Crystal Radio Set Page
A "crystal set" is a radio receiver that requires no batteries, or household electric current to operate.
Back then, these radios used a galena crystal (a piece of rock that acted as a semiconductor to recover the audio from radio frequency waves).
Crystal Radio Group on Flickr Crystal radio builders from Japan.
schmarder.com /radios/crystal   (1092 words)

  
 Crystal Ball
With crystal, how they buy it is how they sell it." And though the drug is still expensive in New York, its remarkably long duration (one "bump," or sniff, can keep users wired for hours) makes it an economical alternative to coke, which requires line after line to keep you high.
That crystal -- a drug long associated with the West Coast, where it's used by everyone from ravers to truck drivers -- has taken root in New York among gay men is no accident, says Klitzman.
Crystal is having a devastating effect on gay men not only in New York but in other big cities.
newyorkmetro.com /nymetro/urban/gay/features/5948   (2182 words)

  
 The New Yorker: PRINTABLES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Crystal first gained popularity in the gay community of San Francisco in the nineteen-nineties, where it became the preferred fuel for all-night parties and a necessity for sexual marathons.
Crystal methamphetamine is highly addictive, but its allure is not hard to understand; the drug removes inhibitions, bolsters confidence, supercharges the libido, and heightens the intensity of sex.
Crystal methamphetamine became popular among people in the gay community just at the moment when the drug cocktails for H.I.V. were starting to work, and when the Internet had begun to shape the way people interacted socially.
www.newyorker.com /printables/fact/050523fa_fact   (5398 words)

  
 Washington Blade Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
But rather than condemning crystal because it leads to things like fisting, our focus on these stories should be how crystal-infused sex connects with HIV transmission.
THE REAL DANGER of crystal meth is when people come to believe that their performance at work, parties, or in bed is enhanced by its constant use.
The need for crystal sex in these accounts is the craving of a soul that has temporarily recognized its own divinity by physically bonding with other souls.
www.washblade.com /print.cfm?content_id=1731   (723 words)

  
 Go Ask Alice Questions & Answers
Some men use crystal to boost their sex drive, prolong sex play and delay orgasm.
The sexual effects of crystal are probably related to the way hormones and neurotransmitters— two types of body chemicals — interact with each other.
Crystal, on the other hand, causes the release of neurotransmitters —nervous system chemicals that boost energy and concentration.
www.crystalrecovery.com /GoAskAlice/G-SexMeth.html   (612 words)

  
 DanceSafe: CN BC: Crystal Palace
If gay men are known for promiscuity, then crystal is the quintessential gay drug: finished with one cock, you crave another and another and another; crystal lets users have the most mind-blowing sex of their lives, even with men they'd never normally be attracted to.
Crystal meth is the perfect party and play ( P 'n' P ) drug--except that the meth men I talked to have a tough time maintaining a use that's purely recreational.
Crystal dick is first cousin to coke dick.
www.mapinc.org /safe/v05/n376/a01.html   (2661 words)

  
 Dick Doherty Bio
Dick Doherty began his career in the early 1960's as a folk singer and happy-hour performer and it was from that platform that he forged an impressive career spanning two decades.
What truly set Dick Doherty apart from the thousands of other musical acts performing around the country, however, was his ability to interact with the audience between songs.
Dick Doherty was happy playing it safe in Boston, but after years of Friedman's friendly prodding, the Godfather of Boston Comedy finally made his long awaited return to the national comedy scene with a headlining stint at Resorts International Hotel in Atlantic City.
www.vtprop.com /pages_vermont-new/doherty.html   (788 words)

  
 DanceSafe: CN QU: Crystal Meth Epidemic Hits Montreal
The attraction, of course, is that crystal methamphetamine - also known as Tina, crank or ice, and which sells for $60 a quarter-gram - creates euphoria and increases the sex drive, enhances sexual experience and reduces inhibitions.
"Crystal meth's ability to keep users awake and feeling good for long periods of time has made it a popular drug in the dance club scene and in circuit parties," reports the Canadian AIDS Society.
Crystal meth is often used with ketamine, a drug which loosens the sphincter, and with Viagra to overcome what is known as "crystal dick," or impotence that often accompanies the use of crystal meth."
www.mapinc.org /safe/v05/n501/a08.html   (1212 words)

  
 Salt Lake Metro - Feature Story
The well-spoken and good-looking 20-year-old is a typical crystal meth user: That is, he’s not someone most people would peg as a drug addict.
Crystal meth can also cause temporary impotence, known as “crystal dick,” particularly in long-term users.
Reports issued by the Centers for Disease Control say that across the nation crystal meth users are two to four times more likely to be infected with HIV than other gay men.
www.slmetro.com /2004/8/feature.shtml   (1612 words)

  
 AEGiS-WashBlade: Don't let me down: A trio of pills - Cialis, Levitra and Viagra - enable limp men to have more sex, ...
Dubbed "crystal dick," the meth-induced impotence "provides motivation for people to take something to compensate for the dysfunction that occurs," Kent says.
But gay men who take the crystal meth-Viagra combination contract HIV and STDs at a higher rate than men who take only Viagra, according to a study to be released in March at the 2004 National STD Prevention Conference in Philadelphia.
One of the common places that gay men mix Viagra with crystal meth, in addition to other party drugs, is at circuit parties, according to a three-year-old study by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
www.aegis.com /news/wb/2004/WB040303.html   (1589 words)

  
 Conquest Border Collies
The pups are from the following combination: Crystal x Dick Roper's Tom 246801, a world class work- and trialdog with very impressive trial results, including a 5th place on the 2004 Internationals and 4th place at the English National 2004.
He is a son of Dick Roper's Sweep 231046, semi finalist at the World Trial 2005 and 5th in the English National 2005.
Sweep and Dick were the stars of the hit series 'Dogs with Jobs' on the National Geographic Channel.
www.conquestbordercollies.nl /eng/pups.php   (231 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Absolutely Mahvelous: Books: Billy Crystal,Dick Schaap   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
This is a lackluster, feeble autobiography from a rising star who has just reached his peak but has not yet built a substantial career.
Crystal, the youngest of three brothers in a Long Island family, seems to have had an uneventful childhood, an uneventful adolescence and an uneventful start in the comedy business.
Apart from the story of his life, Crystal provides anecdotes about celebrities he has known, as well as samples of his humor.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0399512462?v=glance   (391 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Crystal & Sound: Books: Dick De Ruiter,Tosca Tetteroo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Most people are familiar, one way or another, with rock crystal or quartz, if only in its polished form as decoration or jewelry.
This is what Crystal & Sound is about, and you can experience it yourself by listening to the recordings of crystal singing bowls on the accompanying CD.
Dick de Ruiter has been a yoga teacher since 1969 and since 1980 has specialized in the harmonic effects of sound.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/907459770X?v=glance   (589 words)

  
 Star-Gazette.COM - Larry Johnson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Santulli is leading the handicap division with a 750 total, but the results are not official because tournament officials are awaiting a league secretary to verify an average.
Dick Chilson rounded out the top five with a 668 at Valley.
The leader at Paramount was Dick Halstead with a 655.
www.stargazettenews.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20051221/COLUMNIST12/512210310   (929 words)

  
 Hour.ca - News - Crystal meth epidemic hits Montreal
This article strikes the first match but there is much more that needs to be shared about how Crystal Meth (for example) and other drugs cause their users to crash and burn~there is no forgiveness once you're hooked because you've lost your power once the drug sucks you in.
Frankly, the crystal meth boom was inevitable so the Montreal police saying crystal meth is not a problem in this city rings a tad hollow.
Crystal has this big rep but there are PLENTY of other ways to hurt yourself.
www.hour.ca /news/news.aspx?iIDArticle=5615   (5266 words)

  
 "Club Drugs and Sex: You Might Drop More than Ecstasy"
He found that 46 percent of HIV-positive men use crystal meth during sex as a means of loosing their inhibitions, whereas less than 30 percent of HIV-negative men use the drug during sex.
Crystal meth, on its own, is highly addictive.
In combination, crystal meth provides a state of sexual excitement and Viagra provides the ability to have sex all night long.
www.stat.ucla.edu /~cochran/blackcare/newsflash/gh10-19-00.html   (817 words)

  
 Cheney Returns To Camp Crystal Lake | The Onion - America's Finest News Source
CRYSTAL LAKE, NJ—Reports of a shadowy figure in the woods and heavy breathing heard in the night, coupled with a recent series of grisly murders, have generated rumors that U.S. Vice-President Dick Cheney has returned to terrorize the counselors at Camp Crystal Lake, sources reported Friday.
Hours after Marlatt spoke to the press, her body was discovered hanging from the rafters in the camp's auditorium, her soda-can pipe jammed into her mouth.
Although nearly 100 Camp Crystal Lake staff members and visitors have been murdered in the last 25 years, experts report that the town is ill-prepared for the return of Cheney.
www.theonion.com /news/index.php?issue=4037   (914 words)

  
 Talk About Tina - What is Tina?
From the outside, crystal use can seem hard to explain, frustrating, and contrary to all logic—especially when it’s someone close to you who’s using it.
To those who use it, crystal’s payoffs can be as powerful as the consequences.
In many ways, crystal is a drug well suited to issues in the lives of many gay men.
www.talkabouttina.com /what.html   (2801 words)

  
 Ask Dr. Dick
Dick has had a regular column in AmphetaZINE for the past five years.
Unfortunately, Dr. Dick won’t be able to respond to each question sent to him… he is a very busy doctor after all.
Dick on Testicle Health- Your testicles may be worth $1 Million.
www.crystalneon.org /html/drdick   (666 words)

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