Archive for June 2, 2019
Over the years, the hiring process has become increasingly complicated. Many applicants now need to pass not just criminal background checks, but also a rapid drug screen. A rapid drug screen consists of drug screening tests like urine drug tests and the hair follicle drug test. Both of these tests can be encountered during the job application process all over the country. They can also be used to test whether or not someone is still using drugs, perhaps as a condition of release from prison. There are several differences between hair and urine drug tests and this article will look at a few of the differences between these tests.
- Length of Drug Use: One major difference between hair and urine drug tests is the length of drug use that each test can detect. A urine drug test can only detect drug use that has occurred within the past two or three days, which is useful if you suspect recent drug use, but it gives no indication of long-term drug use. By contrast,
Exercise is a hugely important part of living a healthy life. After all, it is through exercise that we are able to relieve stress, burn calories, and strengthen our bodies. Exercise can stave off obesity, and it is an important way that we can help regulate our bodies and even our emotions. Unfortunately, far too few people, children and adults alike, are getting the exercise that they so very much need.
As a matter of fact, the statistics that have been gathered on this subject more than support this claim, as these statistics shows that up to two thirds of all American adults are not even meeting weekly exercise goals that have been set out by major health organizations governing this country as well as the world in its entirety. On top of this, less than 5% of the total adult population in this country is actually getting even just a mere half of an hour of exercise in a single day.
And for children in the United States, matters are really not all that much better. After